Educationist / Curriculum Development Manager

Number of Openings — 1

Job Summary

Scholarkeys is looking for an experienced Educationist with curriculum writing experience, and a passion for creating equitable courses that encourage practical approach. Join our team to help us develop and revise curriculum that supports the education system to pull off “study from home” effectively and make the most out of technology. We can all agree to the fact that with technology taking over, virtual learning is key to changing how we teach and learn. Now ScholarKeys brings you an e-learning platform where we bring education and technology hand in hand. While each team member takes ownership of large parts of projects, we share work and tasks across projects to make sure all of our projects are aligned under the same curriculum values and contribute to a post pandemic, we can never be sure that this won’t happen again? Our ultimate vision with ScholarKeys is to provide our nation with all in one platform where learning and teaching can both be productive and effective. In the nation full of school management software, we want to provide the education system a platform for higher learning and innovative collaboration.

  • Collaborate with the management and the curriculum team to design, develop, write, and improve Scholarkeys curriculum.
  • Incorporate research-based best practices to create an engaging and approachable course for all students and their teachers.
  • Actively seek and incorporate feedback from the team, teachers, and students through ongoing testing and evaluation of curriculum.
  • Coordinate with the Product and Engineering teams on the development/refinement of tools that support the learning, teaching, and curriculum development process.
  • Coordinate with the Professional Learning team on the content of curriculum-focused learning experiences for teachers; helping design and run professional learning experiences (depending on experience and interest)
  • Manage relationships with external partners

Experience & Qualifications

As our ideal candidate, you have experience designing, developing, and writing curriculum to standards; strong leadership, writing and communications skills; are quick to pick up new technology, effectively prioritize and multi-task, and excel under pressure. You should also have:

Required
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Alternative assessment, including the concepts covered in the elementary through high school grade bands of the Nepal Curriculum Board standards
  • Deep understanding of and commitment to equity, best practices to support equitable classroom environments, and gender- and culturally-responsive teaching practices
  • Classroom teaching experience (preferably experience across multiple grade bands); Authentic teaching experience preferred
  • The creativity and expertise to develop engaging, fun activities that can be used successfully with a wide range of learners, and be taught by a wide range of teachers
  • Prior collaborative curriculum writing/activity design experience
  • Fluency with and deep understanding of Alternative and research-based best practices
Preferred
  • Experience teaching in a Virtual classroom environment with students from diverse backgrounds (e.g. students of all walk of life, students from low-income communities, rural students, immigrant students) (strongly preferred)
  • Experience developing or delivering online learning experiences
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Education.
  • Experience/familiarity with Nepal Education Board curriculum
  • Experience/familiarity with School level courses.
  • Experience supporting and collaborating with teachers on Virtual lessons

To Apply

Please include lesson plan samples that are your original work, and highlight relevant experience designing and developing curricular materials and email those to hr@scholarkeys.com

We anticipate a start date for the position immediately.

At Scholarkeys, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. The position is open immediately.