ELA Content Writer

Afficient Academy - San Jose, CA - Full time

Afficient Academy - San Jose, CA - Full time

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WHO WE ARE

Afficient Academy is a software company that builds learning products for K-12 using AI. Our talent pool comes from education, entrepreneurship, and engineering backgrounds. We are very Agile in the way we do things, so we hope you are too.

ROLE

  • 1/3: Develop ELA curriculum/content that exceeds current standards
  • 1/3: Collaborate with content and engineering team to ensure the best implementation of products and report areas of improvement to the head of content
  • 1/3: Research other edtech products, tools we use at work, and topics related to content to be generated

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • 70%: Willingness to learn, work ethic, and how well you take feedback
  • A strong command of English (verbal and written)
  • Strong communication skills (yes, different from command)
  • Experience teaching K-12 ELA (min of 2 years)
  • Experience writing (any) content (min of 2 years)
  • Highly motivated with a desire to create the best content/product
  • A passion for ELA and improving education through technology
  • A meticulous nature (must pay a lot of attention to detail--QA)!
  • Advanced Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of basic computer programming is a plus
  • Experience writing content for big tech companies or standardized tests is a plus
  • A Bachelor's, Master's or Ph.D. degree in English, Linguistics, Education or Marketing within the past 10 years (intentionally mentioned last)

COMPENSATION & PERKS

  • Competitive salary
  • Full benefits
  • Pizza and donut parties

HOW TO APPLY

Submit a resume and a page text about a hobby or value. The goal is for you teach the reader todo something you enjoy. For example, if your hobby is yoga, your reader should know how to do a basic downward facing dog by the time they finish reading your piece.

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Role

Curriculum Design

Experience Level

Mid Level

Afficient Academy

fficient Academy is a software company that builds learning products for K-12 using AI. Our talent pool comes from education, entrepreneurship, and engineering backgrounds. We are very Agile in the way we do things, so we hope you are too.

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