Part-time Simplified Chinese Mathematics Curriculum Specialist Needed: Los Angeles/Remote

Part-time Simplified Chinese Mathematics Curriculum Specialist Needed: Los Angeles/Remote

China
Nov. 10, 2018

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Description

We are looking for a Mathematics Curriculum Specialist to assist us with a curriculum localisation project. A significant component of the job will be reviewing and providing feedback on our curriculum, while making sure it is easy to read, pedagogically rich, and contains age-appropriate content for a student audience, ages 6 to 15, in China. You will be an integral member of a team localising the primary and some secondary school-levels mathematics materials.

As part of this project, you will be a partner with Mathnasium team members to ensure our proprietary, time-tested, and extensive curriculum continues to teach and inspire millions of students every day.

Responsibilities:

Review and provide feedback regarding education Assessment tools and resources
Suggest changes to terminology and language
China mathematics curriculum and mathematics resources
Ensure mathematics language is localized and age-appropriate

Job Type: Freelance, working from home.

Estimate of hours needed:

Phase 1: Approximately 35 hours per week (sometimes less or more) for a period of 6 weeks.

Phase 2: Approximately 6 – 10 hours per week (sometimes less or more) for a period of 8 weeks.

Required Skills:

Expert understanding of primary and some secondary school-levels mathematics pedagogy
Experience in China Mathematics education (e.g. as a Mathematics school teacher, Mathematics content editor)
Knowledge of China Mathematics Curriculum and content standards (Ages 6 to 15)
Outstanding native command of Chinese (Simplified), and fluent in English
Excellent organisation and time management skills
Acute attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proficient in MS Office, general user knowledge of technology tools
We do not require translation experience for this role, however, due to the nature of this work, some training related to translation tools and the Mathnasium Method will be provided.

Contact John Bianchette, Senior Director of Education with resume
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