Innovate - Create - Educate
We’re on the search for a passionate and driven program coordinator who is ready to work with us as we develop and deliver educational projects and programs to schools and organisations across the country.
This role would see you taking ownership of different projects that range from education consulting to developing resources and workbooks, as well as running workshops for primary and high school students.
You’ll be a core part of the BOP team as you bring our programs to life.
If you read through the requirements as a checklist and haven't ticked every box, please don't rule yourself out just yet. At BOP we are big believers that attitude is everything and if you are passionate and willing to learn, anything can be taught. If you do have any questions about this role, or would like more clarification, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
About The Role
As a BOP Program Coordinator, we’re looking for someone with a love of learning, and a passion for inspiring and empowering others to help us bring our diverse range of projects to life. As part of this role you will be taking lead on our programs, competitions, and resource development, as you work with our team to deliver these educational experiences to students across the country. As part of this role, your responsibilities will include:
Program Creation & Development
Working to develop new program outlines to pitch to clients
Creating workshops for primary and high school audiences
Designing and developing resources for our programs such as workbooks and activity packs
Working with the BOP team on consulting projects and large bodies of work as we explore the future of education
Facilitating workshops online and in-person to our students across the country
Leading workshop tours to our various locations across the country
Hosting events and conferences for our students and teachers
Finding new and exciting ways to engage and inspire our students in the classroom
This role will see you working closely with our team to bring these amazing programs to life. As part of this role you will also have the opportunity to shape key strategic decisions for the company as our programs continue to grow and evolve.
Skills And Requirements
Whilst we offer a great deal of on the job training, we are ideally looking for applicants that have experience with the following skills, or that are willing to develop these skills in the role:
Public Speaking Skills
Written Communication Skills
Experience Working With Students And Young People
Knowledge Of Canva & Google Suite (Google Slides, Google Docs, etc) Would Be Highly Valued But Not Essential
What We're Looking For
This is an action-packed role where no two days will look the same. Within a week you can find yourself going from strategy sessions to client meetings, before then jumping into a classroom full of students where you're using makerspace materials to design a future city! For this role, we're looking for someone with a genuine love of learning, and a passion for inspiring and empowering others.
Success in this role will see you taking ownership of a series of projects and programs throughout the year. As part of this, you will be working with clients to understand their needs and wants, before then researching and building a workshop to deliver to their students. As well as this, there will be opportunities for you to work on a wide variety of projects including running inter-school competitions, hosting student conferences, and working with school leaders to reimagine how we teach.
We operate in a highly collaborative work environment, meaning the ability to work with a diverse range of people is essential. A typical week will see you meeting with clients, brainstorming with the team, working individually, and collaborating with students in the classroom.
As a small but fast-growing team, there are also ample opportunities for you to help out with other areas of the business such as sales and marketing, product development, content creation, or any other interest areas you may have.
BOP Industries is a Brisbane based education company on a mission to inspire the next generation of young changemakers. We work with primary and high school students to help them develop their 21st century skills around entrepreneurship, STEM, and innovation as we work to prepare young people for an ever-changing future of work.
Since launching our education programs in 2018, we’ve been growing, and growing fast! We’ve had the pleasure to work with over 65,000 students in over 36 locations around the world since launching in the education space four years ago.
Hours of Work: Part-Time Or Full-Time Role
Standard office hours are 9:00am - 5:00pm, with flexibility available.
Start Date: Late August/Early September
Location: Our head office is in Edward Street (we work in a very funky co-working space). However, this role will also require working in a variety of schools and other locations across Brisbane.
Additional Benefits: This is a role and company with genuine opportunity for growth, in addition to regular travel opportunities. We also have a barista made coffee and afternoon beers available free of charge at our offices! These are just some of the many benefits of joining a start-up that's entering a busy growth phase.