A Professional Development Specialist is responsible for the organization and support of teacher professional development. In addition to coordinating in-person, online, and remote course logistics, a Professional Development Specialist will also deliver and arrange presentations in the various trainings and workshops offered to Reasoning Mind teachers.
What does a Professional Development Specialist at Reasoning Mind do?
What qualifications do I need?
Is this position for entry-level or mid-career professionals?
We’re looking for individuals with some relevant work experience. Several years of relevant work experience is preferred, but not required.
Where is the job based?
This job is based in Houston, Texas.
What are the biggest advantages of working as a Professional Development Specialist at Reasoning Mind?
Impact. As a Professional Development Specialist, you will be responsible for providing needed professional development materials and workshops for the teachers who support Reasoning Mind students in classrooms across the country. Your efforts will ensure that our teachers have the tools and information necessary to accomplish our mission of providing a first-rate math education to every child.
The team. You'll be joining a driven, first-rate team of people who are incredibly passionate about education. You will have the chance to work closely with program managers and the organization’s leadership, including our CEO.
Growth. At Reasoning Mind, you will develop your skills in communication, presentation, technology use, leadership, and analysis, among others – skills that will stay with you throughout your professional career.
Advancement. Because of RM's rapid growth, exceptionally talented people have the opportunity to quickly advance to roles of increasing responsibility.
The cause. Next year alone, your contributions will improve the mathematics education of over 100,000 students.
What are the benefits?
Reasoning Mind offers an exceptional benefits package. As a Reasoning Mind employee, you will enjoy comprehensive health insurance (medical, dental, and vision) as well as short-term disability insurance, long-term disability insurance, and life insurance. You will receive 3 weeks of annual paid vacation and may be eligible for telecommuting – working from home or remotely from any location in the world – for a total of 4 weeks every year.
1. Submit your resume and basic contact information by clicking the Apply Now button on this page.
2. After submitting your resume, you may receive written assignments to be submitted at your earliest convenience.
3. Candidates who do well on the written assignments will advance to the phone interview round.
4. Candidates who advance from the phone interview round will be invited to a final interview with the Reasoning Mind team in Houston.
5. This position will start in the spring or early summer of 2013.
Reasoning Mind is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual preference, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, pregnancy, or veteran status.
Reasoning Mind will make reasonable accommodations per the guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).