Transform online education by helping us bring something genuinely innovative to digital learning.

We are always looking for smart, talented people who can grow with us.

We set ourselves big challenges and we want the best people on our teams to make things happen. We believe personal goals are just as important as business ones.

That means supporting each other to get the work-life balance just right. We support self-development by giving you the freedom and encouragement to try new things in your role. At the same time, we actively discourage an environment of long hours, instead ensuring everybody has time for a full personal life too.

We want working at insendi to be fun. There are plenty of opportunities for travel, promotion, and creative projects, and we’ll trust you to take on rewarding responsibilities.

If you’d like to join us, get in touch.

“insendi has been an amazing place for me to learn from the best in the field and develop my skills.”

Holly Clothier, Learning Experience Designer

Current openings

Senior Educational Researcher in Online and Blended Learning
  • Department:
    Academic Engagement Team; The insendi Research Centre
  • Duration: 
    Full-time; Permanent
  • Salary:
    £45-50k per annum
  • Application deadline:
    Ongoing

Job Purpose:

The Academic Engagement team plays an integral role in driving insendi business, building strong working relationships with global partners to achieve extensive platform engagement and ubiquitous platform adoption. Working with other key teams, it aims to accelerate insendi’s growth by nurturing and optimising commercial relationships.  


We are looking for an exceptional candidate who is passionate about educational research and has a track record in publication. This role bridges the gap between academia and commercial enterprise by generating and mobilising evidence from research that has the potential to improve what we do. We are an Edtech company who firmly believes in evidence-based practice. As such, the work produced by the Insendi Research Centre will help inform our operations and approaches.


Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Establishing and leading The insendi Research Centre, a unit solely focused on driving research output in edtech, and scoping research plans for three key areas: technology, pedagogy and training.
  • Creating a research pipeline and schedule of work.
  • Undertaking efficacy and impact studies with interested clients to feed into the latest research in the field to support platform development as well as insendi’s sales and marketing efforts.
  • Regularly publishing high-quality educational research papers.
  • Collaborating on research projects with insendi user communities, including the FOME alliance.
  • Supporting work on academic thought leadership to position insendi as an educational leader in edtech by regularly composing blog posts and other media formats.
  • Presenting at Edtech conferences online and in face-to-face contexts.
  • Applying for awards.


Organisational Compliance:

The position holder must comply with insendi policies and applicable laws including those in relation, but not limited to: Occupational Health and Safety; Anti-Discrimination and Harassment, Anti-Bribery and Corruption and those specifically relevant to the position and authority of the job holder.

Qualifications & Training

Educated to doctorate level (or within 6 months of submitting thesis)

Demonstrable experience of publication in the field of digital education


Knowledge/Skills:

  • Able to manage workload and competing priorities
  • Sound organisational skills
  • Ability to collaborate and show initiative
  • An eye for detail with the ability to deliver work to a high standard
  • An understanding of academic research activities in the field of education

Benefits

25 days annual leave 

Generous pension plan

Investment in you: Learning means everything to us and we encourage everyone to look for opportunities to gain new knowledge and skills.

Flexible working: We're as flexible as the work allows. Our team live and work all over the world.

A dynamic, exciting, global team to learn from and engage with.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Charlotte at charlotte@insendi.com

Apply now