Curriculum Developer

Curriculum Developer – These positions will be contingent upon contract award, completion of a favorable background investigation, and the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance if required.About CONSTANTOur mission is to make this world a safer place. We do work that matters, has the potential to save lives, and makes a difference. We take care of our people and are deeply committed to providing a platform for our team members to thrive. Our core values of integrity, service, quality, team, and gratitude are at the heart of everything we do. CONSTANT is an award-winning disaster and crisis management consulting firm. We bring a tenured history of helping clients across all levels of government and the private sector prepare for catastrophic disasters and acts of terrorism. We have a strong client base that spans private and public sectors – from federal, state, and local government agencies to the world of entertainment.Learn more about CONSTANT here: Your PositionCONSTANT is currently seeking Curriculum Developers to support the United States Coast Guard’s (USCG) Training Center Yorktown located in Yorktown, Virginia. The Curriculum Developers should have the expertise and experience to design and prepare courses for educational programs, including resident, distance learning, and blended-learning formats. These positions will be contingent upon contract award, completion of a favorable background investigation, and the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance if required.This Is What You’ll DoIn your new position, you will support the design and development of training courses and associated materials using the Human Performance Technology (HPT), Accomplishment Based Curriculum Development (ABCD), and the Instructional Systems Design (ISD) methodology. These courses will be in adherence to the USCG Training Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and C5ISC standards including but not limited to text, audio, video, and technology-based media. Some of these assigned tasks will be performed in collaboration with the contracting officer’s representative (COR) and some will be executed single-handedly. Most importantly, every CONSTANT team member is expected to proactively contribute to our positive, team-oriented culture and uphold our core values of integrity, service, quality, team, and gratitude.Examples of other contributions include:Collaborate with the COR to perform assigned tasks or execute single-handedly the development of relevant research and development projects, including but not limited to instructional research and developmentAssist with developing models that reflect “best practices” experience in Washington and around the world and encourage the wider use of innovative training models, e.g., distance learning, multimedia learning systems, guided self-study, coaching, and tutoring.Collaborate with the COR to incorporate innovative materials and practices to address various learning styles and needs, build skills in learning strategies, and promote continual learning after training completionAssist the COR and others with the development and delivery of relevant in-service staff development, orientation activities, and training projects designed to build skills in effective materials development and classroom implementationCollaborate with the COR to assist with drafting all required documents in the curriculum development project approval process as well as provide status updates on approved projects on requestAdhere to all copyright guidelines and restrictions, follow USCG training activities procedures regarding copyright, and track compliance for assigned development project(s)Qualification and SkillsRequiredApplicants considered for the Junior category have up to 3 years’ experience in curriculum development and design and a BA/BS degree. Assists more senior positions and/or performs functional duties under the oversight of more senior positionsApplicants considered for the Journeyman category have 4 or more years’ experience in curriculum development and design and a BA/BS degree or MA/MS degree. Typically, can perform all functional duties independentlyAbility to pass and maintain a Federal Government background check (or security clearance – Public Trust)Must be a U.S. CitizenPreferredExperience with USCG training course development & design and an understanding of USCG roles and responsibilities strongly preferredExperience working with USCG Training Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) strongly preferredExperience teaching adult learners preferredExperience incorporating a variety of educational technology in instructional materials preferredExperience designing materials for proficiency-based instruction preferredExperience designing courses utilizing blended learning models valuedExperience integrating social media applications for educational purposes valuedLocation, Compensation & BenefitsTeam Members will work onsite at the USCG Training Center in the Yorktown, VA area.Competitive compensation is based on the capability of the candidate.Comprehensive benefits package that includes:Healthcare (for California-based employees and stipend)DentalVision Employee Assistance Program “EAP” (company paid)Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)401(k) with Generous Employer MatchUnlimited Paid Time Off Ten (10) Paid HolidaysAFLAC Critical Illness, Hospital, Accident PlansVolunteer Paid Time OffProfessional DevelopmentWork From Home StipendLife and AD&D Insurance (company paid)Short- and Long-Term Disability (company paid)Eligibility for bonuses based on company and individual performance CONSTANT is certified as an 8(a) and Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race; ethnicity; religion; gender; age; national origin; marital status; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; family responsibilities; matriculation; physical or mental disabilities; source of income; political affiliation; genetic information; status as a protected veteran; place of residence or business; or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in applying for employment with CONSTANT and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for the position, please call (386) 888-8327. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis. CONSTANT is a federal contractor supporting veteran candidates.CONSTANT is also a Great Place To Work certified organization. are an E-Verify participating employer.DisclaimerThis job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.