WeAreTeachers is hiring a video producer to join our team. This is a part-time position to start, with the potential to become full time within a few months. The position is based out of your home office. Here’s a little more about the job…
Join an award-winning media brand
WeAreTeachers is one of the top online destinations for K-12 teachers. We cover all aspects of teacher life, from classroom ideas and professional development to education trends, humor, career advice and personal wellbeing. In addition to our website, WeAreTeachers.com, we manage fun and engaged teacher communities on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest, with close to three million followers across channels. We have some crazy exciting things planned for 2018, and we’re looking for a smart and savvy video producer to help us pull it off.
About the video producer role
As our video producer, you will work in close collaboration with the WeAreTeachers editorial team, helping to concept and produce daily videos on teaching ideas, education trends, news, and more. We’re looking for a natural storyteller who is deeply connected to education and social media, with a passion for empowering teachers and sharing great ideas. Responsibilities will include developing, writing, and producing several videos per week, as well as working on related article content and pushing stories out on social media. In other words, you will own your work from start to finish, helping to optimize it for multiple platforms.
The position is part-time to start, with the potential to become full time quickly if it is the right fit.
About the ideal candidate
- 2-3 years of creating social video, ideally for a teacher, education, or parenting audience
- Smart and funny writing style
- Obsessed with following teacher trends and influencers on social media
- Analytics driven—you’re motivated by stats, likes, shares, and follows, and you can make quick decisions based on this feedback
- Comfortable working in an independent, nimble, and fast-paced environment, with virtual collaboration from our team
If you are interested in the video producer role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a letter about yourself, your resume, links to your social channels and/or blog, at least three video examples, and three ideas for videos you could see producing for WeAreTeachers.
Thank you. We hope to hear from you soon!