Curriculum Developer

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Commensurate with experience.

Published

09/04/2018

Start Date

10/15/2018

Application Deadline

09/30/2018

Address

Cambridge
Massachusetts
United States

Description

LaunchX, a social enterprise, runs K-12 entrepreneurship education programs, where the curriculum developer is responsible for developing aspects of our curriculum, developing and running a new teacher training program, and developing the educational playbook of how to implement our programs and their course materials.  


The ideal candidate is objective-oriented with an ability to take initiative, problem solve, and act. We’re a small and scrappy team, so you should be able to balance excellence in your work with a self-starter mentality and the flexibility to quickly shift priorities. Our strong preference is to find a candidate with extensive experience developing course materials in powerpoint / google slides and lesson plans. 


Requirements:

  • Background in content writing, extensive slide development, and teaching  
  • Must believe strongly in the potential of high school students
  • Project / program management skills including time management, problem solving, resourceful research, and decision making
  • Strong communication skills across written, verbal, and presenting 
  • High technical and computer literacy in using Google Drive, Microsoft Suite, etc. for materials


Duties and Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop leadership development materials for clubs students in leadership roles (education leads, teaming leads, marketing leads, etc.)
  • Develop scripts for instructional videos of how to implement course materials
  • Revamp curriculum including ensuring materials are aligned with branding guidelines, etc. (slides and lesson plans) for LaunchX Summer Program and LaunchX Clubs
  • Design new educational simulations and cases
  • Develop new materials (slides and lesson plans) for the LaunchX Clubs Continuing Teams program and for the Teacher Training program
  • Develop playbooks on how to implement the materials linking to each document and outlining key objectives and materials for each of summer and clubs programs
  • Revise LaunchX Clubs grant proposal and tracking system for student teams, providing feedback and tracking student milestones
  • Design and implement success metrics assessment
  • Manage review and approval of second year teams’ grant applications, including review of milestones and logistics




Benefits

LaunchX offers comprehensive health & dental insurance, as well as other benefits.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

info@launchx.com
http://launchx.com

Please email a cover letter and resume to info@launchx.com. No phone calls please.


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