Undisclosed Company

An educational technology company in the San Francisco Bay Area is looking for a Head of Educational Programs to promote its fun and effective platform for teaching kids how to program, build great games, and develop entrepreneurial skills. If you are a passionate educator with a mission to empower a new generation of makers, this could be the job for you.  You will be in charge of developing and promoting the use of the company's educational materials and curriculum.

The Head of Educational Programs will:

  • Develop an educational curriculum for developing apps and experiences on the company's platform which can be freely shared
  • Set the outreach plan for landing the curriculum in third party programs such as summer camps, school programs, school based STEM clubs
  • Work with summer camps and after school programs to customize this curriculum
  • Connect and collaborate with educators in different disciplines
  • Design, develop, and promote teachers guides and learning materials
  • Teach programming skills to children and young adults
  • Oversee the production of online / video materials
  • Publish and promote free online video courses
  • Speak at edTech and STEM conferences

The right person would have experience:

  • Teaching programming skills to children and young adults
  • Reaching out to and collaborating with educators in different disciplines
  • Overseeing the production of online / video materials

The right candidate is something who is:

  • Extraverted - You are excited about communicating with 1000s of eager fans and young adults
  • Self-organized - There is a strong desire in you to get things done and only need to get them done once
  • An exceptional communicator - Your oral and written communication is clear, concise, and in need of no additional clarification
  • Able to switch gears with ease - Working on multiple projects while maintaining forward momentum across the lot of them seems to comes to you naturally
  • Poised under pressure - You handle complicated situations diplomatically while remaining cool, calm, and collected
  • Passionate - Your motivation comes from working on a dynamic team with inspiring talent striving to make the most exciting family-friendly social platform for play
  • Driven - Not only are you willing to work on new projects, but you constantly seek out ways to make things better
  • Detail Oriented - Your team members have 100% confidence in you and your work because you leave no stone un-turned
  • Resourceful and well connected - You have a broad network in the education sector as well as after school and summer programs, and able to use your network for broad reach and adoption of your content.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Robust medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401K
  • Flexible paid vacation
  • Wellness reimbursement
  • Free onsite parking & other commuter benefits
  • Free catered lunches & a fully stocked kitchen with unlimited snacks

Ed Tech Recruiting is helping to recruit for this great opportunity.  If you are interested, please email a cover letter and résumé to jobs@edtechrecruiting.com

Summary

Job Category:
Head / Assistant Head
Functional Area:
Curriculum
Corporate
Organization: Undisclosed Company
Location:
CA
Job Level:
Senior position
Job Sector:
Curriculum
Corporate