The Northern Virginia Community College Workforce Development Division is developing a series of new programs in industry sectors including information technology, cybersecurity, mechatronics and other technical areas. As a curriculum writing team member you will have the challenge of developing curriculum used for short-term training programs offered at a local, regional and national level. Content will be delivered in-person as well as online. Curriculum writers will work under the supervision of the Apprenticeship Manager to develop industry-driven curriculum while also matching curriculum to measurable outcomes in the form of nationally recognized certification.
Description of Duties and Tasks:
Attend and participate in all related face-to-face and online team meetings of curriculum and program team
Participate in development of scope and sequence for the required curriculum
Participate in development and evaluation of new curriculum in support of new course's to include lesson plans, worksheets, quizzes, support materials and assessments.
Participate in revisions in response to feedback from external clients and industry experts
Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor's in Education or related field or equivalent experience. significant years in program development for the manufacturing sector or information technology sector.
Expert experience in the electrical, mechanical or controls fields or Expert experience writing curriculum in information technology, cybersecurity, programming (Java, Python), or other IT-related fields.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please Note: These are part-time positions that will require some night and weekend work. You DO NOT have to be based in Northern VA to be part of the team.
Please provide a sample lesson plan that is your original work. The lesson should include the objective to be delivered, a quiz for measurement of learning, and what textbook would be utilized.
Internal Number: 24100
About Northern Virginia Community College
Begun in 1964, Northern Virginia Community College offers a quality and convenient educational experience at an affordable price. NOVA is the largest educational institution in Virginia and the second-largest community college in the United States, comprising of more than 75,000 students and 2,600 faculty and staff members. NOVA is also one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the United States, with a student body consisting of individuals from more than 180 countries. Located near Washington, D.C., the College includes six campuses. NOVA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and offers more than 160 degrees at the associate's level and certificate programs.