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We are currently recruiting for a number of roles; please see below for details. We are always interested in hearing from talented people with relevant skills and experiences, so if you are interested in working for Boardworks please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@boardworks.co.uk.

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Maths Editorial Assistant (Oxford, OX4)

Boardworks, part of GL Education group, is a market-leading Oxford-based educational publisher producing innovative multimedia resources for use in schools.

We are currently recruiting for an Editorial Assistant to join our maths team. Successful applicants will be organised, enthusiastic and creative with a keen eye for detail and a good understanding of what makes an educational resource work. This is an ideal first job in publishing with excellent career development potential.

The Role:
As an Editorial Assistant you can expect to gain substantial experience in the development of curriculum resources for our ground-breaking online platform Doddle (www.doddlelearn.co.uk). Please note that this role is heavily focused on writing maths questions and explanations, since we create our resources in-house. Additionally you will be able to help with writing physics questions. You will be involved in copy-editing, proofreading, testing content, drawing simple diagrams for resources, working with in-house designers and developers, and helping to develop future functionality for the site.

What are we looking for?

• Mathematics degree is essential
• An A level in physics would be desired
• Some tutoring, teaching or publishing experience would also be beneficial
• Excellent communication skills, creativity and attention to detail

Please apply with CV and covering letter to GL.Recruitment@gl-assessment.co.uk by Friday 9th March 2018.


Chemistry Editorial Assistant (Oxford, OX4)

Boardworks, part of GL Education group is a market-leading Oxford-based educational publisher producing innovative multimedia resources for use in schools.

We are currently recruiting for an Editorial Assistant to join our science team working on our digital educational resources for UK and US schools. Successful applicants will be organised, enthusiastic and creative with a keen eye for detail and a good understanding of what makes an educational resource work. This is an ideal first job in publishing with excellent career development potential.

Within this role you can expect to gain substantial experience in the development of curriculum resources for our ground-breaking online platform Doddle (www.doddlelearn.co.uk). As an editorial assistant, you will be responsible for writing high-quality content for both teaching and assessment resources for science subjects. The role may also involve copy-editing, proofreading, testing content, working with in-house designers and developers, and helping to develop future functionality for the site.

What are we looking for?

• Strong A-levels and a good degree in chemistry are essential
• Some tutoring, teaching or publishing experience would also be beneficial
• Excellent communication skills, creativity and attention to detail

Please apply with CV and covering letter to GL.Recruitment@gl-assessment.co.uk by Friday 9th March 2018.

 

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