We are looking for a qualified English teacher to work as a freelancer 2-3 days/week in our pedagogical team until May 2021, with a possibility of continuation after that. Your job will consist of a variety of tasks that can include curriculum and lesson planning, the pedagogical evaluation of Moomin Language School’s learning content, writing and curating pedagogy-related content for our marketing efforts, and various pedagogy meetings and training sessions. The actual tasks will depend on your skills and interests. The work can take place remotely, but we hope that you are able to visit our office in downtown Helsinki if needed.
Our ideal candidate is a resourceful English teacher or teacher student who is ready to innovate and try out new ways to teach a language. You have excellent English skills and at least some experience in teaching and working with children. An understanding of Finnish teaching methods and online teaching are a plus. You are not afraid to step out of your comfort-zone or work in a hectic start-up environment. You have an interest in business and sales and are ready to meet with customers to help them understand the pedagogy of Moomin Language School.
> Native or native-like level of English (Finnish not required)
> English teaching qualification
> Teaching experience, preferably with young children
> Excellent presentation and communication skills
> An understanding of Finnish teaching methods
> Experience with online teaching
> Experience with creating content on pedagogical topics (e.g. blog posts)
Playvation Ltd is a Finnish EdTech company focusing on digital language learning solutions. Our flagship product Moomin Language School is a digital early language learning service consisting of a learning application and teacher-led playful lessons. The service is offered to early learning organizations and primary schools around the world. We combine various fields of expertise and our team includes linguists, teachers, early educators, graphic designers, technology experts and sales professionals, to name a few. By joining us, you will join a team dedicated to learning and creativity!
What we offer
- A chance to truly influence early language learning on a global scale
- Experience in the field of language learning EdTech
- The support of a passionate, multi-talented and international team
- Flexible working hours & option to work remotely
- A cozy office on the Maria 01 premises
For more information and to apply, go here! Apply by the 15th of November, 2020.