Remote | Freelance
Achieve3000

Educational Editor – Remote

Description:

We are looking for an editor with a keen understanding of the educational market. This candidate should have experience honing clear, compelling, student-facing content at all Lexile levels for all grades, while maintaining a creative (and fun!) sensibility.

This is a consulting position with possible opportunity for full-time employment.

Requirements/Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 3+ years of experience editing educational content written for children and teens
  • Excellent communication and time-management skills
  • Experience editing at all Lexile levels
  • Work remotely in a collaborative environment, while maintaining communication and a steady workflow
  • Comfortable providing feedback to writers
  • Excellent communication and time-management skills
  • Strong technical and word processing skills
  • Accessibility to a strong Internet connection

Responsibilities

  • Edit all levels of materials for style and flow as well as mechanical errors
  • Provide constructive feedback to writers
  • Apply rules of grammar, mechanics, etc. to the editing of content
  • Work remotely in a collaborative environment, while maintaining communication and a steady workflow
  • Foster respectful relationships with colleagues
  • Demonstrate a high level of productivity
  • Assume accountability for assigned work