Instructional Support Online Curriculum Product Manager (Remote / Part Time)
Are you a changemaker who wants to update the way music is taught to young people across the globe?
We are an international music education non-profit (501c3) based in New York. We bring cutting edge music technology into classrooms to allow students to produce their own original songs. We teach life skills and social-emotional learning through the process of collaborative song creation. All of our training is now done online, these training materials are our product. We have grown a lot over the last five years, utilizing the skill sets of our in-house team and personal network, and now we need to hire a Product Manager as we enter a period of growth.
See more at www.projectrhythm.org
Job Duties and Tasks:
- Responsible for all aspects of product (online multimedia education materials)
- Coordinate with writers/videographers/actors/graphic designers
- Upload and manage content within our LMS
- Develop, schedule, and lead webinars
- Work with outcomes team to measure and collect user feedback
- Interface with teachers and schools to make sure they have everything they need
- Conduct weekly check-ins with product team
- Write and review activities, lesson plans, and curriculum
- Send Board members what they need and collect deliverables from them
- Part time estimate of 15 hours a week
Over the past two years we have created multimedia online training materials for our teachers. They are currently being tested and the first few pilot programs are underway. We’re looking for a Product Manager who has experience with integrating online training materials into school and community programs who can continue to update and create new material based on user feedback.
Materials range from written lesson plans, in-class activities, and online educational videos.
Experience creating online multimedia education products.
Detail oriented. You must be detail oriented to effectively and efficiently handle large numbers of Google documents to keep track of material drafts. Familiarity with Google suite in general as we communicate edits and suggestions through various docs and spreadsheets.
Leadership. You may manage teams of other teachers and consultants that will give feedback on current drafts.
Organizational skills. You will check in with our project manager to deliver updates and work, but will mostly be working independently. You will need strong organizational and motivation to stay on task and meet deadlines.
You are an expert in the field of online training materials for use in the classroom. You are familiar with a variety of national & state curriculum standards, differentiated learning, experience with PBL (problem or project based learning), and SEL.
You are familiar with creative/engineering process. You can paint with broad strokes in education, the more content areas and teaching strategies you know about for this, the better.
You have experience managing a team to create multimedia materials and can take 100% ownership over all aspects of product creation and maintenance. This means onboarding new teachers in addition to content creation.
You want to be a part of a socially-oriented business. You are accustomed to being a top performer in a high-growth environment
You live in the New York metro area (preferred).
We used to run a major recording studio in Brooklyn, New York. We’ve distilled the knowledge we used to produce major artists (i.e. the music kids actually like, not the music adults want them to like) into a songwriting course.
We use students’ enthusiasm about learning how to make their favorite kinds of music to teach them valuable life skills, such as time management, social-emotional skills and teamwork.
We’ve brought our workshops to students around the world, and have reached more than 2,000 students so far.
Please submit a complete application, which includes a thoughtful cover letter your resume/CV, and examples from your portfolio, uploaded in a single PDF file. Any applications not adhering to these format specifications will not be considered.
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Project Rhythm is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
TBD commensurate with experience
How to ApplyPlease submit a complete application, which includes a thoughtful cover letter your resume/CV, and examples from your portfolio, uploaded in a single PDF file. Any applications not adhering to these format specifications will not be considered. Send applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
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