Director of Online Learning/Instructional Designer


12 month contract full-time position (renewable contract position)  Starting date July 1, 2019 or negotiable. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:         The Instructional Designer is responsible for LMS and resource management, professional development, and faculty/student support.  The Instructional Designer is responsible for collaboratively working with faculty and staff in the design and development of Online Learning courses and programs. (Please review the complete position description posted on the College website.


QUALIFICATIONS:            Master’s degree in instructional design, educational technology, or a related academic discipline required; experience with the Blackboard Learning Management System and experience with college teaching preferred.


LOCATION:                         Iola Campus or Burlingame Campus office location (Burlingame is located approx. 25 miles south of Topeka)


SALARY:                               $47,000-$57,000 based on education and experience.  Excellent benefits package available.


STARTING DATE:             July 1, 2019 or negotiable


APPLICATION:                   Submit letter of interest, resume, completed employment application, unofficial transcripts, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references.  Review of applicants will begin March 4, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.  Official transcripts are required at time of employment.


 Applicants selected as candidates for interviews will be required to present a 15 minute technology demonstration, such as an online course tour, to members of the search committee.


APPLY TO:                            Shellie Regehr, Human Resources

                                                Allen County Community College

                                                1801 N. Cottonwood

                                                Iola, KS  66749

                                                Email: or fax 1-620-365-7406


Allen Community College provides quality higher education and workforce development through two distinct campuses and online learning to approximately 5,000 students each academic year.  The Iola Campus, with residence halls and vibrant athletics program, offers the two-year college experience in a caring environment.  The Burlingame Campus, located 25 miles south of Topeka, offers a broad range of courses scheduled to accommodate busy commuter lifestyles.  The Online Learning program serves students wishing to learn from a distance or who wish to take an online course to complement their on-campus courses.

Allen’s multi-county service area in the rolling Flint Hills of eastern Kansas, central to Topeka, Kansas City, Pittsburg, Wichita and Emporia, boasts a high quality of life with a low cost of living. The college itself is a supportive place for people wishing to start careers or professionals wishing to transition to a welcoming community to raise families. 


Allen Community College

Allen Community College

Allen Community College
Health/dental insurance, holiday pay, personal day, vacation, sick leave, KPERS, meal tickets, tuition, fees & book rental, Section 125 Tax Shelter Plan benefits including medical expense reimbursement, dependent child care reimbursement, disability income protection, cancer insurance, group life insurance, accident insurance, heart attack, heart disease and stroke insurance, vision insurance and 403 (b) tax sheltered retirement plan.
Job Start Date: July-1-2019
Applications Due By: July-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Shellie Regehr - - 620.901.6299

Employer Information

Allen Community College


Allen Community College is a public two-year college serving a six county service area in eastern Kansas. Outstanding transfer programs as well as a variety of two-year occupational/technical programs are offered to approximately 5000 students annually. The main campus is located in Iola and the Burlingame Campus is located 25 miles south of Topeka. Allen is a dynamic institution, enjoying a period of growth and development.

Allen Community College is dedicated to the concept of equal opportunity. The college will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, or against persons with disabilities in its employment practices or in the admission and treatment of students.


Employer Address: 1801 N. Cottonwood Iola, Kansas

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