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Online Curriculum Developer

  • Virtual Opportunity
  • WHEN
    Sep 10 - Dec 19, 2020

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Working within the Publishing Team and reporting to the Executive Director, the Curriculum Development Associate’s primary responsibility will be supporting the upgrading the current programming curriculum, and the development of education programs and project curriculum. He/she will work closely with the Curriculum Developer and the Curriculum team to create detailed, interactive, and developmentally appropriate water-focused lessons for program delivery.

What you will be responsible for…

Assist the curriculum developer to develop/modify education programming curriculum that supports CMIM’s mission and educates the public about Diversity in STEM issues for participants ages 3 - 19.

· Work closely with the Publishing Team to design and develop curriculum that provide participants with a high quality experience.

· Engage in extensive research to ensure that the STEM lesson plans are of high and realistic caliber.

· Ensure curriculum is aligned with Provincial Curriculum or equivalent.

· Review and recommend educational materials.

· Recommend teaching techniques and the use of different or new teaching and learning technologies.

· Ensure that materials reflect CMIM's organizational beliefs, values and mission objectives.

· Meet project deadlines as assigned.

· Attend group/team meetings as necessary.

· Be willing to attend virtual meetings

· Skill Sets:

· Strong attention to detail in all aspects of work.

· Strong ability to self-motivate, multi-task and prioritize effectively.

· Proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a fast-paced and online environment.

· Demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills to elicit information and provide accurate information clearly and concisely.

· Ability to follow directions and take initiative.

· Very comfortable working in a virtual team environment incorporating group problem-solving; shares information and responsibility.

· Committed to attending team meetings. Strong relationship-building skills, both internally and externally.

· Outgoing, persistent and energetic. Strong communication and interpersonal skills; able to handle requests and complaints in a professional, non-confrontational manner.

Apply now if you have …

· Bachelor’s degree (or in progress) in Education, Educational Technology, Curriculum and Instruction, Instructional Design, or similar, with experience in research methods (APA style) and data analysis such as natural and environmental science or other related fields. Equivalencies of education and experience may also be considered.

· Work/Volunteer experience as a Tutor / teacher preferably middle school or high school level or experience being in a teaching position to middle and/or high school students.

· Goals including teaching and educational product development

Who You'll be Assisting

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Canadian Multicultural Inventors Museum

We Develop Interactive Traveling Exhibits Featuring Inventors From All Over The World