New Jobs List for WRD & NMS Grad Students

Attention MA in WRD and MA in NMS Students! Graduate Assistant Amy Hubbard has put together a new list of job opportunities just for you. Check it out here and on the MA in WRD Facebook page.

Categories include: Technical Writing, TEFL Abroad, Teaching/Tutoring, and Professional Writing and Editing.

Technical Writing

SQL Report Writer/Data Analyst
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Heavy emphasis on report writing; Develop, implement, and maintain internal and external reports and key performance indicators utilizing core HR application query tools and/or Microsoft Reporting Services. These reports include areas such as recruiting, attorney and employee trend analyses, forecasting, and performance analytics; Develop or enhance quality control reports and electronic monitoring to assure regulatory and data quality compliance; Assist the HR functional users create, design and implement analytics to help them interpret their HR data in order to make better business decisions.
Chicago, IL

Technical Consultant
We are seeking an experienced, creative professional to help us tell our story. Netsmart provides clinical solutions that are used by more than 18,000 organizations to improve the lives of more than 20,000,000 people a year in behavioral health, public health, substance abuse, methadone, I/DD and social services communities. Netsmart will provide you with the tools you need for success, including a loyal, strong client base; great stories of our how solutions impact our clients’ work; and freedom to develop new communications platforms. We’re seeking your help to use those tools to develop content that best reflects our brand identity and shares our stories with our communities in significant, meaningful ways.
Lisle, IL

Proposal Writer
Our Experience Design group is looking for a talented and driven Proposal Writer to join our Business Development team. Our perfect candidate is curious, collaborative, steeped in digital, a logical thinker, not rattled by tight deadlines, and a buttoned-up writer for whom “close enough” isn’t. You will work closely with our BizDev Director and folks from our Visual Design, Interaction Design and Content teams to develop pitch decks, RFPs, and RFIs that win new work and current clients (okay, you need to be really good at this). You will also work closely with SMEs across disciplines and business units to write new content and refine existing content.
Chicago, IL

Technical Writer- Visio
Our client is searching for a technical writer who can analyze user needs to determine functional requirements, goals, strategies, and objectives of complex end to end processes. Performs functional allocation to identify required tasks and their interrelationships; Conducts research performs analysis and completes process flow documentation to provide insight into processes and integration points between network and security workflows; Individual should have strong Visio expertise and understand network and security technical information; Looking for someone with strong Visio skills and knowledge of network engineering and architecture.
Northbrook, IL

Content Writer/Developer
We are looking to hire Multiple Content Writer/Developers duration: 3-6 Months. Responsibilities include: Interviewing Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to learn about the topic; thinking up interesting scenarios or storylines for use in the training, in partnership with the Instructional Designer; writing a script for a course based on an outline provided by the Instructional Designer Creating job aids, handouts, and various supporting materials; working directly with the client (via phone, email, and in person) to gather feedback on the course at various stages of development, then implementing said feedback; Helping other team members as needed to proofread scripts, test courses, and complete a variety of miscellaneous tasks.
Evanston, IL

Technical Writer, Web Content Specialist
The Technical Writer, Web Content Specialist will be responsible for updating, developing and adding content for the company’s web site. You will also write, edit and proofread content for a wide variety of marketing materials, white papers, presentation slides and training materials. The ideal candidate will possess strong written skills for developing original content and the ability to review other’s content while checking it for errors and typos. The successful candidate will be creative, resourceful and able to juggle multiple tasks and deadlines. Experience in the Internet technology space is a plus.
Chicago, IL

TEFL Abroad

Teach English- Istanbul
Saxoncourt are currently hiring English teachers with a Bachelors of Education in English for a prestigious group of private high schools in Istanbul. Teachers with a Batchelors of English will also be considered who hold a PGCE qualification and have 3 years teaching experience.
Istanbul, Turkey

Young Learner Summer Programmes- UK
We are now looking to recruit enthusiastic and responsible Centre Managers, Activity Directors and Student Services Directors for our Young Learner Courses to be held this summer at six UK independent schools. Each school provides both staff and children with excellent premises and facilities and we offer accommodation, meals and professional development opportunities
Various, UK

TEFL Teachers- Thailand
LoveTEFL are looking for hard-working, committed graduates to teach English, Maths and Science throughout Thailand from May 2013. With locations throughout the country, the on-going support of our full-time in-country team and training on offer to successful applicants, this is the best way to start your teaching career in Thailand.
Various, Thailand

Experienced EFL Teachers- Italy
The Benedict School of Pomigliano d’Arco in Southern Italy is a dynamic language school looking for experienced EFL teacher for young learners with degree, Celta and driving license. The schools enjoy an excellent reputation being an official Trinity College Examination Centre and a Cambridge Preparation Center.
Southern Italy

English Teachers- Japan
If you are looking for a varied teaching schedule, a supportive academic environment, a great cultural experience and good pay and conditions Japan could be just right for you. Teach with Shane Schools, an established group of schools in the greater Tokyo area. 1 year contract, renewable. Starting salary is 252,800 yen per month, plus overtime opportunities and generous holidays.
Tokyo, Japan

EFL Teachers- Kaplan International College
Kaplan International Colleges in Manchester is looking for teachers for its very busy school. Teachers are needed for regular work and also for cover work. In addition to this we are now welcoming. We are especially looking for teachers who would like to stay long term and develop with the company.
Manchester, UK

English Teacher- Germany
inlingua Dortmund is seeking qualified trainers to join our international trainer team at the begin of august or first of september. We offer our English trainers secure employment with a minimum amount of hours guaranteed. Work above the minimum is paid on a monthly basis minimum guaranteed 1500,00 €. Other benefits include travel expenses, when teaching takes place in companies.
Dortmund, Germany

Teaching Opportunities- Central Jakarta
EF Central Jakarta is a well-established language school located in the heart of Indonesia’s capital city – Jakarta. We are currently seeking qualified native speakers to join our staff on a one-year renewable contract.
Jakarta, Indonesia


Lecturer- MIT Writing Across the Curriculum
MIT anticipates hiring 3 lecturers. These lecturers will 1) teach in communication-intensive classes across the curriculum, including some combination of Science, Engineering, Humanities, Arts, and Social Science subjects; 2) work with faculty in various disciplines to develop and implement assignments that teach the rhetorical principles of written and oral communication; 3) evaluate and respond to student writing and speaking in a variety of contexts, including individual conferences and small-group peer workshops. In addition, these lecturers will help develop instructional materials. The teaching load is the equivalent of three classes per term. The initial appointment for full-time instructors is for three years; if renewed, individuals will be reviewed in the fifth year for possible appointment to Lecturer II, a position with five-year, renewable contracts. Salary is commensurate with experience
Cambridge, MA

Adjunct Instructor- ESL
We are proactively recruiting at this time for future openings expected in the near future. The ESL and Bilingual Education program at National Louis University seeks qualified professionals for adjunct teaching positions for graduate courses in English as a Second Language (ESL)/Bilingual Education teacher preparation in the following disciplines: Assessment of ESL and Bilingual Students; Reading in a New Language: Linguistic Considerations; Introduction to Linguistics for TESOL; Cross Cultural Education; Technology Applications for Linguistically and Culturally Diversey Students, Etc. Master’s degree with 30 additional semester hours in TESOL or relevant field of study are required.
Chicago, IL

University Lecturer- ESL
A master’s degree or equivalent degree in TESOL, English, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, or a related field is required. This position requires a person who has a minimum of 3 years of teaching experience with ESL/ELL students, preferably at the post-secondary level. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in curriculum and program development.
University Park, IL

Faculty- English and Literature
Documented credentials in academic content area and expertise in interpersonal and oral presentation/written communication skills, as demonstrated by application, appropriate degrees, transcripts, certification, and curriculum vitae/resume.
Chicago, Il

Adjunct Faculty- English Composition
You must have at least a Master’s Degree in English, Literature, Applied Linguistics, or Master’s degree and 18 graduate hours in English Literature, Writing, or Applied Linguistics, Comp Rhetoric, and relevant teaching experience. We prefer candidates with knowledge of Blackboard Learning Management System.
Chicago, IL

Developmental Communications Instructor- Tenure Track
Education/Experience: Must possess a Master’s degree in English, with at least 18 credit hours of graduate-level English coursework. Previous teaching experience at the college level is preferred. This is a full-time tenure-track position. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
Palos Hills, IL

Adjunct Faculty- English and Literature, ESL
Documented credentials in academic content area and expertise in interpersonal and oral presentation/written communication skills, as demonstrated by application, appropriate degrees, transcripts, certification, and curriculum vitae/resume.
Chicago, IL

Writing Support Specialist
Kendall College is currently seeking a Writing Support Specialist to help tutor and instruct students in our Academic Success Center (ASC). The ASC provides assistance and motivational support for learners in their efforts to develop strong, independent academic skills and positive lifelong learning. The center also provides ADA accommodations to those in need. The ASC supports academic standards across the curriculums including general education.
Chicago, IL

Professional Writing and Editing

Fundraising/Development Writer
We are seeking a persuasive Fundraising/Development Writer with 3-7 years of experience for a non-profit in downtown Chicago. This is an ON-SITE part-time role (20+ hours/week) beginning late February 2013 – June 2013. This is a fantastic opportunity to build up your public relations or writing portfolio!
Chicago, IL

Editorial and Writing Talent
UMI, a large, independent, African American-owned and operated Christian media company is looking for full-time, part-time, and contract editorial and writing talent to join our team! These roles will touch one or more of our organization’s branded publications. Aside from meeting all deadlines, responsibilities may include overseeing product development from conception through finished product, managing the support group (writers, graphic designers) assigned to the publication(s), and completing all necessary paperwork relating to the development of the publication(s).
Chicago, IL

The BOSS Group is seeking an Editor for an immediate and ongoing temporary opportunity in North Chicago, IL. We’re looking for an Editor who can copy edit and proofread for accuracy, consistency, and conformity to style. You will help produce compelling internal and external materials that are clear, concise and grammatically correct. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented and passionate about language and its complexities.
North Chicago, IL

Grant Writer
The Grant Writer is a member of Josephinum’s Development Team and reports directly to the Director of Development. Responsibilities include the following: Manage foundation programs for the Academy, including writing and submitting grant proposals, reports, letters of intent, etc. Maintain a comprehensive schedule of inquiry and submission deadlines, grant requirements, and notification dates to ensure timely progression of proposals; Research prospective foundations and corporations and work with Director of Development to maintain and expand the present grant proposal calendar; Research and update relevant statistics that are used for grant proposals; Monitor grant compliance and provide evaluation and statistics for reports.
Chicago, IL

Digital Copywriter
Our agency client located in the Western suburbs is seeking a Copywriter to join their team on a full-time basis. The ideal candidate will have a portfolio showcasing strong email experience. Additional samples of websites and landing pages are also nice to see.
Western Suburbs

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