Elementary- Middle School Science Curriculum

Certica Solutions - Durham, North Carolina - Full time

We are seeking a full-time Elementary/Middle School Science Curriculum Specialist to support the science team in the development of assessment products by creating, reviewing, formatting and revising science test items and assessments built from these items. Certica currently provides science benchmark assessments for schools in Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky. This is a great role for an educator who has a passion for supporting teachers, schools, and districts in their quest for improving student outcomes. The ideal candidate will be someone with a background in teaching elementary/middle school science that has a strong understanding of the knowledge, skills and technical language goals for elementary/middle school science students. 

Essential Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Work independently and collaboratively with the science team to create, review, format and revise test items based on state science standards and grade-level appropriateness to meet internal and external deadlines;
  • Manage science item repository for assigned areas;
  • Align science items to state standards for multiple states;
  • Design well-rounded assessments to meet customer needs;
  • Resolve and respond to customer feedback; and
  • Participate in creation of curriculum documents such as pacing guides and sample questions.

Skills & Professional Experience:

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in science and/or science education;
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experiences as an elementary and/or middle school science teacher;
  • Strong understanding of science student curriculum expectations and state learning standards;
  • Critical thinker and problem solver who appropriately gives and receives constructive feedback;
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally;
  • Strong ability to multi-task and prioritize;
  • Proficiency in working with new software and performing a variety of tasks on the computer;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, primarily Outlook, Word and Excel; and
  • Ability to maintain a strict code of integrity, confidentiality and discretion.

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Role

Teaching

Experience Level

Mid Level

Certica Solutions

Certica Solutions is an innovative, fast-growing provider of analytics and assessment solutions for the K-12 education sector. 

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