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Content Writer US (gn) Math

sofatutor GmbH

$46,600 / year
Apply before: May 7, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 8, 2024
  • Location
    Remote (US)
  • Salary
    $46,600 / year
  • Apply before
    May 7, 2024
  • Career Level

Job Description

To create more high-quality international content, we are looking for a Content Writer US (gn) Math who is motivated to create educational videos together with a team of other content writers, animators, illustrators, and audio designers to support the establishment of this educational platform on an international market.

You don’t live in Berlin? No problem, because you can do the job remotely. Please apply with a comprehensive application, including your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date.

Our Promise

We offer you the opportunity to fully join us from the beginning and bring in your expertise. After your onboarding, you will be responsible for your own tasks. If you have any questions, we will of course always be there to help you. At sofatutor, it is also particularly important to us that we work transparently and give each other regular feedback.
Here you can see at a glance what you can expect in terms of our corporate culture:

  • We place a lot of emphasis on comprehensive onboarding as well as an open feedback culture through our structured and tool-supported, competency-based feedback and development process.

  • We communicate transparently from C-level to teams through regular updates from management on strategy topics, insights into the work of individual teams, etc….

  • We support you in your professional development through individual learning and development opportunities.

  • Your remote colleagues as well as the team in the Berlin office are always available for questions through our digital communication tools.

  • We offer great team-building events (both digital and on-site in Berlin) where you can get to know your colleagues on a personal level outside of the office.

  • You will work on an exciting and innovative product that aims to support the education of students in the best possible way and to enable teachers to get started with digital education.

In addition, you can look forward to the following benefits:

  • You can find your balance in various sports courses such as yoga, “Beat81”, these offers are also available digitally.

  • Your mental health is important to us, which is why we offer the use of the “Mindsurance” platform for our employees.

  • You can get discounts on sustainable products through our partner “FutureBens” and you can also find a wide range of other employee offers at “Corporate Benefits”.

At sofatutor, we work every day to develop our inclusive work environment in a way that supports your development regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, age, level of disability, education or ethnicity. Feel free to support us and join us!

Your Mission

As a Content Writer US (gn) Math at sofatutor, you will work on producing educational videos in Mathematics for middle school (Key Stage 3). You are responsible for the formal content as well as the didactical approach of the videos and you will work together with a team of creatives to make learning fun and engaging. You will:

  • be part of designing the curriculum and the video topics related to the middle school classes (Key Stage 3) in Math

  • crafting exciting video scripts, adjusting scripts to make them fit for the US & UK market, and accompanying the whole development process of a video from that moment on

  • help creating video lessons that teach students the most important concepts of what they will learn in middle school (Key Stage 3)

  • work together with a team of animators, illustrators, and audio designers to choose well-fitting characters and worlds where the students can enjoy studying and

  • update and maintain the company’s content standard guides and improve content continuously

Your Profile

You are a good fit for this job, if you have a strong background in middle school education in the US, for example by having worked as a teacher in years 6 to 9 or by having been involved in curriculum design at a supervisory school authority. You will need to have a clear understanding of the country’s school system and will need to be able to provide cultural insights into the educational system in order to assist in the production of authentic video content. As an ideal candidate you should meet the following requirements:

  • you have completed a degree in US or UK Education (preferably with a focus on middle school education)

  • you have gained experience as a middle school teacher (or comparable)

  • you earned experience in using or even creating e-learning material (ideally videos)

  • you are able to organize and effectively plan your own workload and you are agile, flexible and resilient

  • you possess conceptual skills and creativity to develop content in a digital video format

  • you have the motivation to drive this project forward, with a can-do attitude, and you are a fan of effective teamworking

  • you are open to feedback and incremental development as well have a high level of motivation and willingness to learn

Do you see yourself in these requirements and are you as excited about helping to shape the future of digital learning as much as we are? Then we look forward to receiving your application – even if you may not (yet) be able to meet all the requirements.

About us

For more than ten years, the online learning platform “” is supporting students on all levels in learning independently and is also widely used in teaching. We believe that students can reach their full learning potential if they are given the freedom to go their own ways and set individual goals. With didactically tested learning content in 13 subjects, our product adapts to the individual learning progress of students and helps them to improve grades. More than 100 employees work on our learning videos, practice problems and worksheets to show students that learning is fun. Bring in your talents and make our mission your own!