Per Diem Curriculum Specialist - K-6 Bi-lingual Literacy

Pearson North America - New York, NY

Posted 580 days ago
  • Experience
    Not Applicable
  • Job function
    Sales
  • Employment type
    Other
  • Industry
    Education Management, Information Technology and Services, Publishing
  • Employer job ID
    2013-15194
  • Job ID
    4910511

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Job description



Pearson has one defining goal: to help people progress in their lives through learning. We champion innovation and we invest in models for education that deliver on our promise for effective, accessible, and personal learning from early literacy, college and career readiness to professional education, through data informed instruction and inventive applications for mobile and digital learning.

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has global-reach and market leading businesses in education, business, and consumer publishing and is listed on the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO). For more information, visit www.pearson.com.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities

Do you have a passion for improving education? Pearson is looking for a creative problem solver with a thorough knowledge of current trends in education to join our team as a Part Time K-6 Bi-lingual Literacy Curriculum Specialist working in and around the New York/New Jersey area.

Candidates must have access to a major airport.

In this position you would be responsible for utilizing expert content knowledge and presentation skills to design and deliver successful product presentations to our customers leading to the adoption of our programs and services.

As a Curriculum Specialist you will:
- Delivers presentations by connecting product features, benefits and competitive advantages to curriculum issues that meet customer’s needs.
- Establishes rapport with audience and adjusts message appropriately to ensure audience comfort and buy in.
- Conduct quality follow-up with technology based in-service training to customers.
- Management of financial resources that do not exceed budgetary expectations.
- Support pilots and customer’s evaluation of materials.

Communicate customer feedback, market trends and customer needs to the Account Executive

Qualifications

Required Experience

Professional:
- Demonstrated expertise as it relates to K-6 Literacy curriculum.
- Fluent in both English and Spanish.
- 3+ years of previous K-6 classroom teaching experience.
- Previous educational consulting is a desirable.
- Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability toward shifting responsibilities and priorities.
- Strong organizational and time management skills.

Communication:
- Must be able to express self in clear, concise and persuasive manner.
- Promptly responds to e-mail or voicemails.
- Builds and maintains effective relationships with internal and external partners.

Technology:
- Technology proficient with Smartphone’s, iPads, whiteboard, PowerPoint, WebEx and other hardware and presentation delivery tools.

Education:
- Bachelor’s degree is required and a master's is preferred.

Working Conditions
- Overnight travel is required. Some requests are made with short notice.
- Must have reliable transportation. (Mileage reimbursement is offered)
- Must be able to lift and carry sample books, promotional papers, display boards and easels.
- Must be able to faithfully commit to assignments and carry out scheduled requests without cancellation.

This position is part time and is not benefits eligible.

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