Talent Acquisition Specialist

BetterLesson - Cambridge, Massachusetts or Remote - Full time

The Talent Acquisition Specialist will work within the HR team to help develop and uphold programs that attract, engage, and retain the talented and diverse workforce that fulfills BetterLesson’s mission to support every teacher in developing the next generation of resourceful, compassionate, and resilient learners. We are looking for someone who is passionate about talent acquisition and building a diverse talent pipeline for BetterLesson.

You Will

  • Manage our ATS, Greenhouse
  • Perform recruiting duties, including but not limited to creating job descriptions, posting job requisitions, screening applicants, coordinating and scheduling interviews with hiring managers and candidates
  • Manage the relationship with candidates at every stage of the recruiting cycle, including sourcing, resume reviews, driving the interview process, and offer
  • Meet with hiring managers regularly to give pipeline updates, understand priority roles, required skills, and other key success factors
  • Source, network with, and proactively reach out to under-represented groups to ensure diverse candidate pools
  • Research and implement best practice for full cycle recruitment programs with a focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion

You Are

  • Passionate about and eager to grow in matters related to diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Committed to building and sustaining a collaborative, inclusive environment
  • Comfortable communicating with hiring managers, interviewers, and candidates directly
  • Comfortable working independently and as part of a team

You Have

  • 3+ years of experience in recruiting/talent acquisition
  • Experience in operating multiple sourcing platforms
  • Experience recruiting for Education, Training/Services, or EdTech companies (preferred)
  • Experience managing Applicant Tracking software (Greenhouse preferred)
  • Experience recruiting for technical roles
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

We Can Offer You

  • the opportunity to work with an awesome team to solve important problems.
  • a competitive salary.
  • health and other employee benefits.
  • equity in the business you are helping to build.
  • a flexible schedule and vacation policy.
  • the opportunity to spend everyday working to improve outcomes for teachers and students.

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Hr / Recruiting

Experience Level

Mid Level


BetterLesson empowers K-12 teachers to build a modern classroom: learner-centered, culturally responsive, and personalized.
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