29 days ago
Flexible working hours
Employee training program

Illustrative Mathematics is looking for creative, detail-oriented writers with expertise in working with English learners in a K-5 mathematics classroom. This will be a fast-paced, intense project with firm deadlines. This position requires very strong attention to detail, and the ability to self-manage in a remote workspace. Work hours are flexible, and part time options are available from 10–30 hours per week for contract employment.

Responsibilities:

  • Write instructional supports for teachers that provide English learners access to the IM Elementary Mathematics Curriculum.

  • Give thoughtful and actionable critiques of lesson plan components by asking questions and giving constructive feedback.

  • Understand critiques of your work and incorporate it to continuously improve the product.

Required Qualification and Experience:

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have expertise in K-5 mathematics teaching and learning.

  • Have experience working with English learners in a mathematics classroom.

  • Have experience and knowledge of how to modify curricular materials to support English learners.

  • Is willing to learn new concepts and processes.

  • Possesses strong communication and writing skills.

  • Is able to collaborate with a team of curriculum writers and program advisors to give and receive feedback.

  • Be responsive, motivated, self-directed, organized, and detail-oriented.

  • Be comfortable working exclusively online. Work will be done remotely, so access to a reliable computer and internet connection is necessary.

  • Have knowledge of, or willingness and ability to quickly learn, multiple online tools such as Google Apps, Slack, Zoom, and our own content management system.

Other requirements:

Reside in and have permit to work in US

Illustrative Mathematics is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants of diverse backgrounds.