Social Media Manager

Polyup - Palo Alto, California or Remote - Part time

About the Opportunity

Today, over 25 million math problems have been solved on Polyup. The global team is working every day incorporating feedback from users to refine the educational content available on the platform. This currently includes over 200 common core-aligned lesson plans, that aim to better serve students, educators, and parents around the world.

The global health crisis meant schools had to close their doors leaving families and the entire educational system scrambling for effective solutions to transfer student learning online. Some institutions were better prepared than others which will exacerbate the education gap between different socioeconomic groups if no mechanisms are put in place to create learning opportunities.

Starting with the recently launchedU.S. Challenge, we are partnering with leading Ed Tech companies to co-create a long term solution that adapts to our “new school normal”. If you’re interested in being a part of this global movement to democratize personalized math education for a brighter tomorrow starting today, read on to see if you meet the job criteria below.

Responsibilities

  • Create social media and marketing content
  • Manage social media channels with data-driven optimization
  • Manage partnership relations and communications
  • Build a movement using social media tools
  • Grant writing for international funding opportunities
  • Engage with the EdTech Community

Technical Skills And Knowledge

  • Essential
    • Is or has been a US Math Teacher (Prefered 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade teacher)
    • Social media savvy (Confident using Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn. TikTok is a plus!)
    • Knows the social media groups and channels used by math teachers and math organizations
    • Clear, articulate communicator capable of inspiring and motivating people in verbal and written fluent English
    • Experience with building and growing a community-led movement
  • Highly desirable
    • Familiar with channels to effectively reach parent audiences
    • Familiar with channels to effectively reach student audiences (6 to 17 years old)
  • Other desirable
    • Knowledge of international math education culture and systems
    • Active member of the EdTech community
    • General understanding of Tech sector

Experience

  • Currently a math classroom teacher, with minimum two years experience as a 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, or 8th grade teacher in a US public school
  • Has significant followers on Instagram, or Twitter, or other social media

Terms

The position is part-time for 15-20 hours per week after a training period and available on a remote-basis.

Apply by 12th June 2020 with your CV and a brief description explaining your suitability for the role by email to mayya@polyup.com with the subject line “Polyup Social Media Position”. Interviews will be held online.

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Marketing

Experience Level

Mid Level

Polyup

Polyup is a web-based collaborative problem-solving playground to casually create 3D/AR dynamic system simulations bringing robotics and computer games to life with the power of K-12 math with no coding. Over 25M problems have been solved by more than 400K students and teachers in 70+ countries.

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