Vocabulary Content Writer

Membean - Portland, Oregon or Remote - Part time

Membean helps students improve vocabulary through engaging and interactive content. Our adaptive and differentiated approach personalizes the level and pace to ensure robust learning and long-term retention of words. Our tools equip teachers to motivate all students and ensure progress in their vocabulary acquisition.

We are looking for a creative writer who can craft challenging questions to ensure that students master word nuance.

This is a part-time and/or contract remote position.


* Work with editors to expand the Membean vocabulary question bank.

* Write intelligent distractors to tease out word mastery.

* Fill out pre-existing question types, rewriting as appropriate.

* Help conceive new content and question types.


* You love words, have an extremely strong writing ability, and have a solid understanding of English grammar.

* You've written English Language assessment questions or instructional content before and enjoy the challenge of it.

* You have a crisp and engaging writing style. You understand how to motivate and challenge middle and high-school students with humorous, age-appropriate content.

* You can use simple language to explain complex material.* You are comfortable with technology. You can use an online web content management system after limited instruction.

Nice to have:

* Previous freelance experience.

* Experience teaching and/or tutoring.

* High scores on the SAT/ACT or GRE.

* Published a book.

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Curriculum Design

Experience Level

Mid Level


Membean provides comprehensive, engaging, multimodal vocabulary instruction for middle and high school students.  

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