Project-Based Content Writer - CSET at Shmoop in Mountain View, CA
Shmoop (www.shmoop.com) is a digital curriculum company that makes learning, teaching, and test prep materials that are - get this - smart and fun. We are on the hunt for graduate students and professionals who know there is a better way to comprehend. Our current need is for a Project-Based Test Prep Writer for CSET.
Work with an exciting and growing company doing what you love. We are looking for writers who are passionate about their subject(s), are well-informed about current events and today's youth culture, and have a good sense of humor.
-Strong knowledge and skills in CSET test prep
-Experience taking the CSET
-Experience and comfort with writing for a non-academic audience, and potential/ability to write in a Shmoopy voice: fun, clear, and engaging.
-Excellent writing, editing, and verbal communication skills
-Passion for, and understanding of, high school and college history
-Recent or current Ph.D. with strong academic performance in undergraduate/graduate degree (or equivalent). All majors welcome.
-Self-starting, flexible, and comfortable working independently
Flexible hours and location (work from home), paid per completed writing project.
Send us your wittiest cover letter and resume; we’ll be waiting with bated breath. If we like what we see, a topic-specific writing sample will be required.