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Are you a former teacher, or recent graduate in education looking for your next career and challenge on an all-star caliber team? Do you love food, foreign countries, and teaching?

Chef Koochooloo is a NSF funded EdTech early stage startup focused on teaching children math, science and cultural geography through healthy cooking. If you can manage multiple projects at a time, are incredibly organized and detail oriented, and a top-notch communicator, then this will be a dream job for you. You will play an important role in telling the Chef Koochooloo story, writing grants and designing interactive curriculum content.

The position requires in-depth knowledge or interest in K-6 science (NGSS) , mathematics (Common Core), and ELA/DLL learning  creative flair and an ability to expressing ideas in writing and interactive formats. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Spearhead written projects to communicate Chef Koochooloo’s impact on school, government, and district partners
  • Develop and expand Chef Koochooloo’s instructional coaching framework and impact analysis
  • Write grants and other funding proposal content
  • Create curriculum content
  • Interact daily with families, students, volunteers, and community members
  • Ability to teach in schools in the South Bay Area (1-2 hours per day)

Requirements:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit (There is no one here to show you the way, we are pioneering a brand new concept in education)
  • Creative flair and the ability to expressing ideas in writing and interactive formats. 
  • Experience teaching K-6 math – ideally as a qualified teacher.
  • In-depth knowledge of common core math (K-6) and NGSS, ELA and ELD
  • Attention to detail, perfect grammar and proofreading skill. 
  • Be tech savvy – know how to use a variety of online software tools for editing and creating images, videos and other forms of content.
  • Empathy for our customers – who are parents of K-6 children
  • Be self-motivated, efficient and able to manage remote working
  • Be great at cooking with kids and enjoy it!

Perks:

  • Small team culture and true ownership of work. Your ideas matter
  • A truly motivated, passionate, talented and fun team. We’re collectively interested in helping you grow in your career
  • Remote flexible culture (Most days working from home is an option, as long as you can attend meetings and scheduled events) in our office in Mountain View

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • 1+ year school leadership and/or instructional coaching experience
  • Project management experience
  • Top notch organization and attention to detail
  • Passionate about communications and writing
  • You’re inspired by innovation education, international cuisine
  • You’re an experienced, creative, fun-loving educator
  • You’re a communicative, trustworthy leader
  • You’re an organized, problem-solving manager
  • Experience teaching K-6 math – ideally as a qualified teacher/tutor
  • Attention to detail, perfect grammar and proofreading skills
  • Familiarity with a variety of inbound and outbound marketing tools
  • Empathy for our customers – who are parents of K-6 children
  • Familiar with Blogging tools such as WordPress, SEO, SEM

Chef Koochooloo is committed to building a diverse team that can understand and serve ALL students in the US public school system. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage applications from all people of diversity, including those with diverse needs, backgrounds, abilities, and other distinct characteristics.

Compensation: We are an early stage grant funded company. Until additional funds are raised through your own efforts, the salary range will remain 55k-75k. Upon additional fundraising, the salary will also augment.