Professional Development and Implementation Support Specialists

  • Professional Development
  • Remote job

Professional Development and Implementation Support Specialists

Job description

Great Minds, a rapidly growing non-profit organization developing world class curricula for PK-12, seeks a Professional Development and Implementation Support Specialist (PDIS) to join our dynamic, dedicated team. Our mission is to ensure all students have access to a quality education and the full range of liberal arts and sciences.


The uncompromising curriculum from Great Minds assumes that every child is capable of greatness. We bring teachers and scholars together to craft exemplary instructional materials that inspire joy in teaching and learning. Our English curriculum, Wit & Wisdom®, Eureka Math™, and PhD Science™, all give school teachers what they need to take students beyond rote learning to provide a deeper, more complete understanding of the humanities, mathematics, and the sciences.

 

Primary Accountabilities

  • The PD/IS Specialist will develop and maintain expertise in the catalog of Eureka Math PD offerings within a given grade band, e.g., PK-K, K-5, 6-8, 6-12, or 9-12.
  • Will travel to provide an estimated 75+ days per year of on-site support (PD or coaching) to schools throughout the US, through assignments made by PD Services.
  • Will further support Eureka Math implementations by responding to implementation support inquiries via email or phone, or on-site visits.
  • Will develop specific implementation support plans for implementing schools and districts.

Additional responsibilities may include the development/revision of PD and IS offerings, training and support of PD/IS Specialists, attending national and state conferences and providing sales support in collaboration with Account Managers.

Requirements

Submit resume and cover letter describing in detail:

  • Experience teaching or supervising implementations of Eureka Math / Engage NY
  • Experience delivering professional development

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Education, Mathematics, or a related field
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience teaching in or supporting teachers in a school or district using Eureka Math (or EngageNY)
  • Experience delivering professional development.
  • 2+ years of experience teaching in or supporting teachers in a school or district using Eureka Math (or EngageNY)
  • 2+ years of experience delivering professional development at the district level
  • Experience developing original resources for professional development
  • Experience with virtual platforms such as WebEx or Zoom
  • Able to lift 40 pounds
  • Able to lift and distribute materials associated with the delivery of an on-site professional development session
  • Able to stand for long periods of time in order to deliver on-site professional development
  • Remote job
  • Full time, exempt
  • Immediate opportunities available, as well as start dates of January 1 and July 1.    

 

Preferred Experience

  • 2+ years of experience teaching in or supporting teachers in a school or district using Eureka Math (or EngageNY)
  • 2+ years of experience delivering professional development at the district level
  • Experience developing original resources for professional development
  • Experience with virtual platforms such as WebEx or Zoom

 

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift 40 pounds
  • Able to lift and distribute materials associated with the delivery of an on-site professional development session
  • Able to stand for long periods of time in order to deliver on-site professional development

 

Additional:

  • Remote job
  • Full time, exempt
  • Immediate opportunities available, as well as start dates of January 1 and July 1.    
  • Selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal history background check.