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Program Developer

Program Developer

Job Locations 
US-WA-Seattle
Category 
Education
Type 
Full-Time
Company Name 
Committee For Children

More information about this job

Overview

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Committee for Children (CFC) is a nonprofit working globally to foster children’s social-emotional development and prevent bullying, violence, and child abuse. Our research-based social-emotional learning programs are used in more than 30,000 schools in 70 countries around the world. These programs help more than 10 million children each year stay safe, respect themselves and others, succeed in school today, and build a better world for tomorrow.

 

Program Developer

 

The Program Developer will work with the product development team to conceptualize, develop and write cutting-edge, research-based social and emotional learning programs and for schools and other educational settings. This position will initially focus on the design and development of digital educational games and experiences for elementary aged students.

 

Primary Responsibilities Include

Support Senior Program Developer on development projects

  • Develop and write program content, to reflect input from research experts and practitioners.
  • Assist with program design and conceptualization, including pedagogical strategies.
  • Collaborate with development team on all development functions.

Effectively provide information about CFC programs to a variety of audiences

  • Provide information or training to clients and other external individuals about the content of our program, which may include travel.

Contribute collaboratively with other department members in support of general program development content

  • Review and provide content for other departments (e.g. Marketing, Advocacy).
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field, required
  • 3-5 years of experience conceptualizing and writing curriculum and educational materials for children and training materials for adults
  • 1-3 years of experience teaching children in school or other educational settings
  • Experience working with project/product teams and collaborating on work plans and timelines and budgets
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to travel up to 15% of the time

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in Curriculum and Instruction, Instructional Design, Curriculum Development, Education, or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge or experience in the area of Social Emotional Learning Prior
  • Experience designing or developing educational games or experiences for children especially in a digital format.
  • Ability to fluently speak and write Spanish
  • Experience working with diverse populations

 

How to Apply: Applications for this position are accepted through our online application process only. Please send your letter of interest and resume and a writing sample in a single document.

  

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