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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunity for employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

E-learning Specialist

  • Broaden your experience of producing video content & authoring e-learning courses &work in a collaborative team who embrace innovation & new ideas
  • Contribute to Australia’s leading inclusion & diversity e-learning courses, currently used by 700+ organisations & over 1M participants
  • Join a team who are passionate about inclusion and helping organisations to become places where people want to work

At SBS, we embrace difference and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

We also acknowledge the unique contribution that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples make to our society and our workplace through their enduring and continued connection to land, sea, sky and community.

About Us

SBS is one of the world's most unique and innovative media organisations, producing trusted, meaningful and engaging content that exists for all Australians to inspire, support and celebrate the diversity of our multicultural society. 

Our purpose, for the last 40 years, has reflected and explored the evolving diversity of Australia, investing in initiatives to deepen its connections with communities, sharing their stories and giving a voice to those often unheard, with the aim of increasing understanding and respect of the differences that make up Australia.

SBS is a truly distinctive network, showcasing multicultural, multilingual and First Nations stories otherwise untold in the Australian media.

The Department

SBS Distribution - a division within SBS Media.

SBS Distribution primarily create and deliver online inclusion training to help organisations be truly inclusive of their own workforce and the communities they serve.

The Role

The E-learning Specialist will produce primarily video content (animations and filmed interviews) and build accessible e-learning courses for the SBS Inclusion Program. The role also involves producing complimentary learning resources and supporting customers with course delivery and roll out.   

Reporting into the Business Manager and Producer within the SBS Distribution team, this role would be suitable for a mid-level e-learning professional who has both content and course production experience. 

  • Project manage creation of video content, including coordinating local and remote video shoots and liaising with subject matter experts and interviewees
  • Edit filmed interviews to produce short, engaging ‘mash-up’ style videos
  • Project manage animation production projects, including working with external animators and voice talent to visually articulate supplied scripts
  • Build e-learning courses using primarily Articulate Rise 360 software, ensuring that courses comply with prescribed Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
  • Produce additional course support material such as learning activities
  • Manage delivery of e-learning courses and provide course-related customer support
  • Address customer feedback and amend courses as required

It is a requirement of this role that incumbents are fully vaccinated with an approved Covid-19 vaccination in line with the ATAGI guidelines which include booster shots. We do however have a medical exemption process and we would be happy to discuss your application should this be applicable to you.

About you

  • An experienced e-learning professional, passionate about creating engaging, accessible learning content
  • A broad understanding of the e-learning industry, Learning Management Systems and WCAG
  • Strong understanding of digital video storytelling and how digital video is consumed
  • A confident and organised individual who is comfortable working on projects alone, but also with fantastic people skills in group settings

Our ideal candidate would also have the following:

  • Experience designing or building e-learning courses with authoring software such as Articulate 360 Storyline or Rise (or equivalent)
  • Proven project management experience (and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders on multiple projects simultaneously)
  • Video editing experience with Adobe Premiere Pro (or equivalent)
  • Experience working with animators (on look-and-feel, storyboards, review/refinement)
  • Proficiency with Photoshop (or equivalent) - basic image manipulation at a minimum
  • A working knowledge of image, video and audio file optimisation   
  • Experience in camera and lighting duties, on site direction an advantage but not essential
  • Graphic design experience highly regarded
  • Proficiency in Adobe After Effects highly regarded
  • LMS administrator experience highly regarded

Feel like you meet most, but perhaps not all, the criteria listed? Then send through your details; whilst we have specific requirements in mind, we can look at how we may be able to bridge any gaps.

Some of the reasons to consider working with us

  • The people! We truly celebrate and welcome difference at SBS and encourage everyone to bring their whole self to work, you’ll be part of one of the most inclusive companies in Australia!
  • The culture and the engagement of our workforce! SBS is ranked in the top 25% of all media companies for employee engagement
  • We offer a range of benefits; from flexible work arrangements, health checks, salary packaging, an employee assistance program and for our Sydney based employees, free gym membership and parking (subject to availability).
  • We’re agile and innovative in the way we work, as well as being a trusted and established brand. At SBS we have been broadcasting for over 40 years and our future is packed with many more exciting developments!
  • We also love to promote from within! We have allocated training funds to do just that and help bridge the gaps when moving from role to role.

Want to learn more? Then hit apply and take the first step to applying not just for another job but a possible whole new career in a purpose led organisation!

Not quite the right role for you? No problem, how about popping your details into our talent pool? Email us at to let us know what roles would be of interest to you and we will keep you informed of when they arise! (If you no longer want to be listed in our talent pool, then just email  us and let us know and we will remove your detail).

For other opportunities within our organisation please visit our careers website SBS Careers - Working at SBS

Reasonable adjustments

SBS recognises that everyone is unique, and you might require some adjustments to ensure you have the best opportunity to apply and put your skills forward for consideration. If we can make some adjustments to the SBS recruitment/interview process to better enable you to shine, then please contact and let us know.

Adjustments may include but are not limited to; alternative application methods, interview setups, physical requirements, guidance for trans or gender diverse applicants, specific interview availability times and more.

We are shortlisting applications as they come in, so don’t delay apply today! 

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