Telecommuting Science Item Writer

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Mar 07, 2018

Job Category: Non-profit, Writing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A nonprofit research, development, and service agency is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommuting Science Item Writer.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Writing item sets that assess the Next Generation Science Standards
  • Writing traditional and technology-enhanced items
  • Meeting deadlines within tight timelines

Qualifications Include:

  • Ability to follow detailed writing rules and guidelines
  • Strong science content knowledge
  • High-stakes assessment writing experience (especially for high school science courses)
  • Teaching experience or a background in science
  • Degree in science or a related field
  • Experience writing assessment for the NGSS (multidimensional items)