TELECOMMUTE – United Kingdom
Content Editor – Classic English
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Hours:37.5 hours per week, with flexible working around the core hours of 10-2 Mon-Fri
Annual Salary:20,475 per annum
Work from home (must be based in the UK) or at Sheffield HQ
Hiring Manager:Sam Turton and Helen BrooksRecruiter:Zoi Pisourika
You’ll be joining a team of more than fifty passionate teachers working to edit Twinkl’s online content for teachers across the UK. The majority of your time will be spent working with Content Writers, Designers and Illustrators and engaging with product priorities to facilitate the highest possible quality of teacher content for our customer.
Your weekly activity could include:
checking a broad range of new resources for spelling, punctuation, grammar, curriculum relevance and factual accuracy;
sensitively offering feedback, advice and support to our writers where needed;
running workshops with small groups of writers in your team;
demonstrating excellent communication skills with the writers, designers and illustrators that you collaborate with;
curating existing content on site to ensure that it is up to date and meets customers’ needs.
Our ideal candidate will be passionate about giving back to the education community and keen to share their expertise with others in their team. This position can take place at Sheffield HQor it can be a work-from-home, flexible position. The role requires work from 10-2 Monday-Friday, but remaining hours can be agreed between you, your line manager and your Product team to fit around your current commitments and business needs.
In this role, you will learn:
how to check content and provide feedback for our writers;
how to work in ?agile’ teams, using Jira (our project tracking software) and allowing you to solve problems and change tasks quickly to meet deadlines;
how to collaborate with educational professionals based across the UK through our company focus groups and customer feedback requests;
how to create new products, from ideation stage to publication.
To succeed in the role, you will:
be a fantastic communicator who thrives when working in a close-knit team;
have detailed and up-to-date knowledge of the National Curriculum in England;
be an experienced KS1 teacher with experience of teaching phonics;
understand the teaching community in England, knowing their unique pressures and current educational trends;
have a drive for continuous professional development.
You’ll be working with:
Sam Turton (Editor Production Manager and Teacher Manager)
Your own direct Line Manager who will be confirmed if you are successful.
Our amazing in-house design and illustration teams. Collaborating daily to produce the beautiful, polished resources that Twinkl are known for.
We’re interested in anyone who meets one, or a combination of the following:
completed primary qualified teacher status: PGCE, B.Ed or equivalent;
two (2) years of full classroom teaching experience after QTS is complete;
confidence in working between different IT platforms, including Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, along with access to a reliable PC/laptop and internet connection.
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Editing , Education & Training , Online Content