Curriculum Developer
Canadian College of English Language - Smrt
Vancouver, BC

About us
Canadian College of English Language offers courses in Vancouver for ESL, IELTS, TOEFL, Business English and English for Academic Purposes.
Smrt English - Smrt- is a blended web-based curriculum development company. Our curricula are being sold to universities, colleges, high schools, elementary schools and governments around the world. Smrt English started as a product developed and seeded by the Canadian College of English Language to boost student learning and enrollments. After requests from offshore universities, Smrt English launched a globally accessible platform in 2013.
We are looking for a Curriculum Developer to rebuild 2 English courses on the Smrt platform, English 125 (IELTS 5.0 - 5.5) and English 130 (IELTS 5.5 - 6.0). The successful candidate will report directly to the CEO and work closely with the Academic Director.

About you

You are resourceful, flexible, adaptable and enjoy working in a team.

Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop and manage English 125/130 to completion.
  • Build the course outlines with the Academic Director.
  • Build the units, lessons and exercises using the templates.
  • Build the course assessments (quizzes and exams).
  • Gain a deep understanding of how Smrt works in the classroom through training and classroom visits.
  • Work closely with the team at CCEL and Smrt during the design phase of building the courses.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in any discipline, preferably in Education, English, or Social Sciences
  • TESL/TESOL/CELTA certificate
  • Ability to work in a multicultural setting (overseas experience an asset)

Skills and attributes

  • Teaching experience - preferably ESL
  • Strong ethics and organizational skills
  • Ability to learn web applications quickly
  • Proficient in using a computer (Word processing, basic formatting/design)
  • Knowledgeable about online teaching resources (Ted Talks, Quizlet...)
  • Excited about new methods of teaching and EdTech
  • Self-motivated and possesses a high level of professionalism
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

What we offer

  • Amazing work location and opportunity to make an impact
  • Competitive compensation and benefits plan

Job Type: Full-time