ADVANCE PLACEMENT (AP) CONTENT DIRECTOR OF BIOLOGY

Mass Insight ( learn more )

Boston, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3896908
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 21, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

About Mass Insight
Mass Insight Education & Research is a Boston-based nonprofit serving schools and districts nationwide. We partner with states, districts, schools, and other stakeholders across the U.S. to create equitable K-12 education systems and programs, so that each student is prepared to fulfill their academic potential and life ambitions.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
We strive to be an organization that lives into its beliefs around Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). We welcome and expect our current and future team members to join us on this collective journey. You can find our DEI Belief Statements here.

AP Science Senior Content Director Position Summary
Mass Insight seeks a full-time AP Biology Content Director to join our AP team. The AP Biology Content Director will report to the AP Senior Content Director of Science and should expect regular travel to Mass Insight schools/districts and national client sites.
The primary focus of this position will be to oversee high quality implementation of Mass Insight’s AP Biology programmatic offerings; increase the number and diversity of high school students taking Biology courses, increasing qualifying scores in high schools, and possibly in other sites where Mass Insight has national engagements.

Within 12 months in the role, the AP Content Director on the Mi team will typically be able to take on the buckets of work listed below:

Project and People Management
- Individually manage their own resources and time to deliver client-ready work
- Build, manage and support strong relationships with teachers, administrators, and students
- Support the coordination, planning and delivery of an annual 2-day regional AP Science conference
- Provide quality assurance and support to AP presenters at conferences, workshops, and Saturday Student Sessions

Client Engagement
- Consistent outreach to high school educators and administrators to increase Science enrollment and results
- Support the increased effectiveness of AP Biology teachers through coaching, modeling classes, curriculum alignment support, planning course of study (syllabus), and assisting in lesson planning
- Work directly with students enrolled in AP Biology classes through tutoring, in-class visits, after school sessions, and Saturday Study Sessions
- Build the trust of client-partners and influence and inspire action of clients over whom they have no direct authority

Business Development & Thought Leadership
- Contribute to thought leadership by synthesizing learnings in multiple forums (internal documents, blog posts, conference attendance)

Qualifications

Top candidates for this role must have:
- At least 5 years of teaching experience in Biology
- Experiencing teaching AP Biology courses
- A bachelor's degree in Science or related content area
- Willingness to travel on average 1-2 x per month
- Experience working in or with schools and/or school systems and/or the orgs that support schools (districts, state agencies, nonprofits, charter management orgs, etc.)

Preferred candidates will:
- Possess past leadership experience and teacher training
- Hold an advanced degree in a related field

Mass Insight Development Framework
Mass Insight has identified a set of Core Competencies that it expects to see in all staff members. Candidates for the AP Biology Content Director position will have multiple opportunities to showcase their skills and mindsets and how they align with the expectations for someone in this role. We commit to using what we learn during the interview process to co-create an onboarding and development plan with our new team members.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
  • Job Requirements

    • At least 5 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Danielle Roa
    • 69 Canal Street
    • 3rd Floor
    • Boston, Massachusetts 02114

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