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Subject Matter Expert/Curriculum Expert – Singapore

Job Details
Title: Subject Matter Expert/Curriculum Expert – Singapore
Location: singapore
Employment Type: Full Time
Industry: Editorial
Pay Rate: 45-60K depending on experience
Post Date: February 1, 2017

Job Description:

Have you ever dreamed of traveling and having the chance to live in another country? If so, I have a great opportunity with a global K-8 learning company that believes that skills are built through repeated experiences of trying things on one’s own, failing, getting feedback and then trying again in order to succeed. My client believes that skilled teachers are the biggest asset classrooms and students could have to ensure success in learning to learn, but also that lack of access to such master teachers is a solvable societal challenge. This is what our client seeks to accomplish in their lifetime and beyond.

This is an amazing opportunity to get in with a rapidly growing company that plans on making a difference in the world and with the way our international students learn.

Top Reasons to Work with My Client:

– Great opportunity to live and work internationally (my client will cover the relocation costs)
– The chance to make a difference in K-8 international education
– Opportunity to guide and mentor a content development team
– The opportunity to work closely with and create EdTech products

What You Will Be Doing:

It will be your responsibility to ensure world-class quality and effectiveness of all teaching/learning content in the subject domain (i.e. Math or science). S/he will do this by:

– Designing detailed learning standards using international research-based best practices
– Creating and testing prototypes for innovative education programs (with digital, print and/or training components) that work at scale to improve learning in developing world contexts
– Guiding and mentoring a content development team working remotely to develop the programs at scale
– Reviewing all final content in the subject domain for conceptual and pedagogical quality
– Being responsible for hiring, on-boarding and training curriculum authors for the subject matter area
– Running regular subject meetings across projects and gives targeted feedback to curriculum development in the subject matter area

What’s In It for You:

– A great opportunity to live in Singapore
– The chance to join a growing team in a leadership role
– The chance to make a difference in K-8 education
– The chance to relocate to Dubai, Delhi or possibly back to the US after a minimum of 3 years in Singapore
– A competitive salary and performance based individual bonus

Preferred Skills:

– The ideal candidate has a Mater’s Degree in the subject from a top international university
– Must be a Math/Science subject matter expert
– 3+ years teaching K-8 at a progressive school, and
– 5+ years designing and creating content in a quality international K-12 EdTech or curriculum organization, ideally impacting large scale (i.e. 500+ school) intervention
– Highly intelligent, driven person,
– With deep expertise in content and pedagogy for the subject and
– Excellent design, visualization, writing and language skills
– Solution mindset and stature in the education field to establish credibility with an experienced team
– Willing to travel internationally, including to developing countries

Our client is looking to fill this position and relocate this individual ASAP so please email Alexa Gusman directly at or apply here if you are interested. Please be sure to include a copy of your current resume, salary requirements and a detailed cover letter stating why you feel you are the best fit for this position.