Learning Science Manager

January 2, 2023

Job Description

  • Lagos

Co-creation Hub (CcHUB)

CcHUB is Nigeria’s first open living lab and pre-incubation space being designed to be a multi-functional, multi-purpose space where work to catalyze creative social tech ventures take place. The HUB is a place for technologists, social entrepreneurs, government, tech companies, impact investors and hackers in and around Lagos to co-create new solutions to the many social problems in Nigeria.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Learning Science Manager
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Description

In this role, you will be working with a diverse team (education, research and investment) to support selected EdTech Startups from Nigeria and Kenya to effectively adopt learning science theories and sound pedagogical practices in the design of products to improve learning experiences and outcomes for their learners. 

Key Responsibilities

Work with the startups to improve their adoption of effective pedagogies and learning science theories in the design of the learning experience of their products. This will include but not limited to consultation on content/course design; design of assignments, exercises, and  simulations; guidance on integrating student feedback, etc.
Analyse the strengths and areas of opportunity for pedagogy; develop and  implement a comprehensive plan of activities to improve pedagogy.  Emphasise diversity, inclusion and belonging in every aspect of  pedagogy.
Conduct instructional research and analysis on to understand target learners and their  contexts.
Work with the selected startups and the research team to develop frameworks for learner performance and assessment.
Analyse and provide feedback on curriculum design, delivery in learning content/course development.
Develop standards and templates, based on the African context to guide startups adoption of learning science and pedagogy in delivering optimum learning outcomes.

Qualifications

Master's Degree in Education, Instructional Design, Educational Technology or related field.
5+ years experience working in the education or education technology space.
Excellent knowledge of learning science theories and instructional design models.
Ability to design and adopt pedagogical strategies to deliver improved outcomes.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with research on pedagogical strategies and curriculum practices.
Demonstrated experience working with learners from a variety of classes and age groups (K-12 to tertiary and or corporate learning).
Ability to work effectively with students, teachers, parents, and school administration.
Collaborative leader who works across stakeholders, promotes teamwork and effectively leads and facilitates multiple complex projects.

What We Offer

Paid time off
Healthcare coverage
A highly collaborative team environment that will support your professional and personal growth
Work alongside great talent.
A culture of learning and innovation. 
Opportunities for career growth and training.
Interaction with industry leaders and forward-thinking people. 
A chance to make a social difference.
Overall fun company.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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