Job Requisition Number: 23417. The Learning Design Group at the Lawrence Hall of Science develops, disseminates, and implements inquiry science programs that integrate literacy instruction for students K-8. This variable position within The Learning Design Group involves conducting and supporting various public educational programs and professional development efforts.
Works on complex public educational programs, trainings, workshops, and presentations of diverse scope. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for delivering courses, presentations, and training programs. Receives general instructions and exercises judgment in selecting methods and techniques for course and instructional improvement. Fully knowledgeable in course subject matter and program.
•Plans and delivers professional learning programs and curriculum, and adjusts existing courses. •Administers evaluation tools and programs •Evaluates and adjusts course curriculum workshops through participant needs analysis and level of interest shown. •Determines instructor objectives, methods of instruction, and locations. •Facilitates and supports own and others program presentations. •May serve as a work leader. •May provide training or mentoring to instructors.•Thorough knowledge of the K-12 education landscape. •Thorough knowledge of science teaching and learning pedagogy and understanding of how work may impact other areas. •Thorough analytical skills to conduct analysis and develop recommendations, demonstrating organization, and problem-solving skills. •Thorough and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills and strong presentation skills. •Thorough knowledge of and skill in delivering professional development programs. •Thorough knowledge of current public education programs and trends. •Skill in using business software systems in the completion of work assignments; i.e. Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint. •Valid Drivers License This is a full-time variable contract for one year. Contracts are reviewed annually. This is a Public Education Specialist 3 position, which is an Exempt position.
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