Company: Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital
Title: Curriculum Development Specialist
Salary: TBD, Full-time
Location: Washington, D.C.
About Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital is the largest Girl Scout Council in the country. It provides girls in grades K-12 with opportunities to learn new skills, make friends, and discover the power of girls together. We’re the preeminent leadership development organization for girls.
An Excellent Opportunity
We are looking for a Curriculum Development Specialist who can help us successfully coach and prepare adult volunteers for working with Girl Scouts by providing them with quality training. We are on a mission to build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. The right candidate won’t just be training Girl Scout volunteers. Their work will impact adults who are changing future generations of girls!
Here’s What You Will Be Doing
- Working with volunteer educators, troop leaders, and staff to write curriculum for synchronous and asynchronous training.
- Updating existing live and online trainings and workshops.
- Creating online tutorials for volunteers.
- Updating and maintaining online and published resources for volunteers.
- Maintaining strong relationship with volunteers through phone calls, emails, and in-person meetings.
Is this you?
- Background in Education, Online Learning, or Training
- Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
- Experience designing, writing, and implementing curricula; this experience for adult-learners preferred.
- Understanding of organizational development and group dynamics would be useful (but not a must)
- Experienced working with volunteers
- Great written and oral communication skills, including public presentations
- Self-motivated and efficient with strong time-management skills
- Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office; familiarity with Salesforce a plus
- Knowledge of Adobe Captivate or other online training software
- Girl Scout experience, especially as adult volunteer, is very helpful (but not critical)
- Ability to maintain a varied work schedule including occasional evenings and weekends
- Have access to automobile for occasional travel
- Passionate about girl leadership; experience in Girl Scouting, a plus
Some of Our Benefits
- 100% employer-paid HMO for employees (dependent coverage, POS, dental/vision available)
- 3% employer contribution to 403(b), plus additional 2% match
- Generous paid leave benefits
- Paid holidays/office closures include: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and December 26-31. The Presidential Inauguration Day is also an observed holiday on January 20th every four years.
- Friendly colleagues who are dedicated to a common mission to make a difference in the lives of girls