Academic Approach is an educational services company whose name is synonymous with excellence, integrity, and innovation. Our success is a direct product of the talented teams who teach our students, build our curriculum and software, design our programs, lead professional development in our partner schools, and manage our services.
We are looking for a passionate and motivated Director of Curriculum and Assessment: Math & Science to develop and evaluate world-class instructional materials designed to grow and steward Academic Approach locally and nationally.
The Position: Director of Curriculum and Assessment: Math & Science
This exempt full-time position’s overall objective is to develop exceptional math and science instructional materials and assessments. The ideal candidate will be a talented writer with an eye for how to most effectively reach students at a variety of levels. Work location is the Lincoln Park office located in Chicago, IL.
This position will report to the Executive Director of Education.
As the Director of Curriculum and Assessment: Math & Science, you will have the following job responsibilities:
Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
The Director of Curriculum and Assessment: Math & Science position requires the following qualifications:
Compensation and Benefits
Academic Approach offers very competitive compensation and a dynamic, collaborative, growing company environment. Benefits include health, dental, and vision benefits, up to 12 days of accruable PTO per year, personal days in addition to PTO, paid holidays, 4 half days per year, 1 work from home day per quarter, 401(k) participation after one year of employment, paid maternity/paternity leave, and a transit benefit program.
Academic Approach provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
About Academic Approach
At Academic Approach, we are driven by one mission: to academically support students, families, and school leaders in this ever-changing, never-boring, always thrilling assessment landscape.
Founded in Chicago in 2001, Academic Approach empowers students and educators from all backgrounds and skill levels to succeed both on and beyond college admissions testing. Through our data-driven, skills-based approach, curriculum, and software, Academic Approach provides professional development and coaching, interim/formative assessments and in-depth analytics, and direct instructional services to students.
You will be ideally positioned to build upon our growth if you are a(n):