TELECOMMUTE – US National
Technical Writer/Copy Editor
Job Category:Product Development
Over 20 years ago, Stride was founded to provide personalized learning powered by technology. We reached students where they were in their own journeys. We knocked down their barriers to great education. And we gave every learner equal opportunity to succeed however they defined success. Stride innovated the learning experience with online and blended learning that prepared them for their lives ahead.
Stride is a community of passionate leaders. Whether teachers, engineers, curriculum writers, or financial managers whatever your expertise or role, we all work to empower futures through learning. And changing the trajectory of learning itself is one of our greatest missions. Join us in developing more effective ways to learn and helping learners build the skills and confidence they need to make their way forward in life.
The Technical Writer/Copy Editor is responsible for editing and revising the content for the assigned documents of a particular course ensuring consistency in reading level, grammar and punctuation and adherence to provided content standards and style guidelines. This position is project based, and the technical writer/copy editor will follow the instructional design, technical and accessibility requirements put forth by the Stride K12 curriculum development team. All content produced will be original
Essential Functions:Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Copy edit course content including core course instruction, assessments, multimedia, and/or practice games;
Use K12 authoring tools and processes as well as adhere to the instructional design guidelines set forth by the K12 team;
Accept and incorporate feedback to produce the strongest end product;
Provide accurate updates to project management regarding project status;
Communicate availability and strive to maintain a consistent time commitment.
Supervisory Responsibilities:This position has no formal supervisory responsibilities.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree AND
Three (3) years of related experience OR
An equivalent combination of education and experience
Certificates and Licenses: None required.
Other Required Qualifications:
Proven experience in editing and publishing, preferably in education
Confidently use Microsoft Suite/ G-Suite and navigate workflow management tools
Ability to meet deadlines and project handoffs throughout the week
Strong technology skills, attention to detail and consistency
Strong written and oral communication skills, including good interpersonal skills
Self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines with creativity, independence and high standards
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively on large-scale projects and adapt to new environments and meet new challenges head on
Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, etc.); Web proficiency.
Ability to clear required background check
Instructional design, visual design and/or curriculum development experience
Subject matter knowledge in multiple content areas
Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonabl…
Editing , Education & Training , Writing , Technical Writing