ESL Curriculum Developer

China Global Connections
Posted 13 days ago · 126 Views

  • Work Location
    Shanghai
    Chinese Required
    No
    Experience Required
    3 Years
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    25000
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Education, Program & Product Management

Job Overview

This individual will work with academic product team to co-design and develop curriculum content, training materials related to curriculum, training modules, teaching aids, and manage some aspects of curriculum development such as test-run, implementation, evaluation and updates of programs. This individual will be expected to deliver accurate, high-quality documentation with a specified deadline and timeline.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with team members to analyze courses and students’ needs, review and recommend textbooks and other educational materials. Work with team members to co-design and develop curriculum contents, training materials, training modules, teaching aids etc.
  • Work with operations staff to develop procedures and guidance for teachers and other staff to implement curriculum.
  • Improve the design of the curriculum based on student data, feedback from staff, actual observation of class and feedback on test run of curriculum designed;
  • Work with teaching staff to evaluate the effectiveness of the program and keep updating curricula to ensure the curricula designed meet the needs of target customers;
  • Train teachers and other instructional staff in new content or programs.
  • Manage multiple program development projects simultaneously by prioritizing project deadlines.

Note: You may be asked to teach a limited amount of classes in order to understand the course and trial new alterations to existing courses, or test-run new courses. Your teaching hours will be determined by the Academic Management based on current development needs.


Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have a minimum of a CELTA, TESOL with a minimum of 3-4 years of teaching experiences in training centers or international schools, ideally at least 1-2 years’ experiences related to kids teaching and the teaching of reading, writing and/or general English courses. Conversation classes would not count towards this experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in language, linguistics, education or TESOL, ideally at postgraduate level.
  • Experience of developing own lesson plans and resources while working towards set goals and objectives.
  • Experience in managing multiple tasks and the ability to deal positively with obstacles to progress.


Essential Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Good understanding of kids teaching practice and key principles;
  • Good collaboration and communication skills;
  • Strong organizational skills and time management skills;
  • Good analytical skills, effective writing skills and Creative skills;