Curriculum Manager - Enterprise for Young People

Curriculum Manager - Enterprise for Young People

Ongoing role
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At a glance

Skills

  • Strategic development and planning
  • Business advice / analysis
  • Mentoring / Coaching
  • Teaching / Education

Where

London, SE15 5JR
Remote opportunity

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week
● Flexible ● Remote ● Fully supported

Ignite Hubs is a charitable organisation that is run and led by volunteers. We are looking to pioneer innovative and exciting ways for children and young people to learn.

What will you be doing?

We are looking for an experienced business persons to help design our curriculum to teach young people entrepreneurial skills.

We are planning to launch our Innovation & Enterprise Hub in January 2023 and require your help to devise the curriculum to teach entrepreneurial skills to young people aged 12 to 16 years old. Our classes are one hour long and are delivered virtually and onsite after school. The classes will be delivered by Enterprise instructors that we will be recruiting for at a later stage.

We need your help to design and create the curriculum, learning objectives and outcomes, projects and homework. You will also be involved with helping to transition the content onto our Online Learning Platform (Open EdX), e.g., teaching guides, class summaries etc.

You will work closely with our founder, Co-Heads of Innovation & Enterprise and the Curriculum Manager for Innovation. You will be supported by members of staff, the Education team and our large team of committed and talented volunteers.

What are we looking for?

The ideal person will:

  • Passionate about education for children and young people
  • Business/enterprise related experience at a senior level
  • Great communication skills written and verbal
  • Experience with Open EdX (a plus)
  • Experience in teaching young people (a plus)

The time commitment expected is around 3-4 hours a week. Please only apply if have regular time available and are looking to be part of an organisation for the long term.

You will be joining a fast-growing organisation so there will be lots of opportunities for you to shape and grow your role and gain skills in other areas.

What difference will you make?

Enable children and young people from all backgrounds to grow, develop and progress in life. We particularly target:

  • Girls
  • Children and young people that have special educational needs and/or disabilities.
  • Children and young people from disadvantaged or vulnerable backgrounds.
Causes
  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Children / families
  • Education
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Local / community
  • Mental health
  • Training / employment support
  • Young people
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    We are a new educational Charity transforming the way children and young people learn, develop and progress.

    Our Vision

    To nurture and enrich young minds to explore...