Posted February 6, 2020

Proofreader, Instructional Design – Bridge International Academies


Boston, MA


We seek an experienced proofreader for a full-time, short-term contract role (40 hours per week, approximately 2 months). In this role, you will proofread instructional materials created by our globally distributed team, under the supervision of our managing editor. This work supports a high-priority launch in a new territory, and so besides excellent proofreading skills, it requires flexibility, calm, and the ability to produce excellent work in a fast-paced environment.

What You Will Do
* Proofread and correct daily lessons (“teacher guides”) electronically, directly in our CMS and in Word files
* Check answer keys and references to textbooks for accuracy
* Proofread other instructional materials as assigned
* Create and maintain a highly organized system for tracking lessons through the proofreading process
* Develop a style sheet and editing guidelines for Instructional Design writers
* Provide feedback and statistics about lesson quality to the managing editor

What You Should Have
* Demonstrated proofreading experience
* Ability to edit electronically in Word and online in our CMS (experience with XML desirable)
* Ability to work on all primary school subjects (including mathematics)
* Experience working with British English (ideally in an international/global English context)
* Exceptional attention to details and meticulous organization
* Excellent responsiveness and communicativeness; ability to adapt to changing specifications
* Ability to work onsite in our Boston-area (Cambridge) office (remote work possible after a two-week training/trial period)
* Ability to start immediately

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