Lead Trainer: FastBridge - remote

Illuminate Education - Remote - Full time

Position Overview

The Lead Trainer is a highly visible role at Illuminate Education, responsible for delivering and scaling high-leverage training for FastBridge. Reporting to the Executive Director of Professional Learning, he/she will drive the delivery of engaging training content, and play a key role in ensuring Illuminate’s professional learning serves as a value driver for clients. The ideal candidate will have deep experience with Illuminate’s solutions and a passion for working with educators to make a lasting impact.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver product-focused professional learning across existing and future modalities (on-site, synchronous webinar, etc.) to educators at all levels.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to support the design and development of training content and resources.
  • Coordinate a team of regional contract trainers, providing oversight for onboarding, continuous engagement, scheduling, and performance evaluations.
  • Build strong relationships with both internal teams and client stakeholders to understand learning needs.
  • Consistently seek internal and external feedback on training, and utilize it to drive systematic improvement of offerings.
  • Analyze and act upon client feedback and key metrics to continuously improve training offerings and delivery.
  • Deeply learn and become an expert in Illuminate’s core solutions.
  • Engage in ongoing professional growth opportunities to improve product knowledge, facilitation skills, instructional design techniques, etc.

Minimum Experience & Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in education or related field.
  • At least 3 years of professional experience facilitating/delivering professional learning.
  • Experience delivering training across various in-person and virtual modalities, including webinars.
  • Expertise in the FastBridge platform.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Strong leadership skills and willingness to support a team of contract-based trainers.
  • Willingness to work remotely and collaborate with a remote team.
  • Ability to travel extensively (up to 75% during August - September; 10% year round).

Preferred Experience & Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in education or related field, graduate degree preferred.
  • At least 5 years of professional experience facilitating/delivering professional development, prior experience in K-12 education preferred.
  • Experience with educational technology, familiarity with Illuminate’s portfolio strongly preferred.
  • Experience delivering training across various in-person and virtual modalities, including webinars.
  • Deep understanding of instructional design and adult learning principles.
  • Ability to learn and utilize new tools and technologies quickly.
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation, and facilitation skills.
  • Growth mindset and commitment to continuous improvement.

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Role

Customer Implementation / Customer Success

Experience Level

Mid Level

Illuminate Education

Illuminate Education is a market-leading Software as a Service (SaaS) student assessment and reporting platform used by K-12 administrators and educators to measure, analyze, and subsequently improve classroom and school-wide learning.
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