Educational Content Creator - 3 Positions Available

Future in Perspective is growing quickly, and we are now seeking to add three new people to  our educational content team. The main purpose of the role is to write, produce and design  training and course materials for our diverse range of learners across many subjects. We work  in Ireland and across Europe so you will have exposure to leading experts in a range of  academic and professional fields. You will be developing training content that is fresh, current, and centered around our brand promise of educational innovation.  

Our current assignments are focused on entrepreneurship, climate action, mental health, coaching and talent management, social inclusion and integration, rural development, youth  actions and digital skills, therefore some experience in these fields would be advantageous;  however, we will provide training and induction as required.  


We have three (3) full-time positions on offer.  

Main duties will include: 

  • Design, develop, author, narrate, record, edit, and implement innovative training content and e-learning including handouts, checklists, manuals, tests/quizzes, presentations, scripts, video, audio, etc. 
  • Produce, edit, and deliver engaging training content using challenge-based, gamification and inquiry-based learning approaches for e-learning platforms and MOOCs. 
  • Design and develop learning outcomes assessment activities, including assessment questions, scenarios, and simulations.
  • Proof-read and edit content for proper use of grammar, punctuation, style, and pedagogic guidelines.
  • Review and test content for accuracy and usability.
  • Deliver and attend training for up to 2 days per month to ensure material is effective and to improve current training portfolio.
  • Review and evaluate training materials and programmes as part of our continuous improvement quality programme.
  • Attend EU partner meetings to present content and peer-review with colleagues across Europe


Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes: 

  • Excellent English written skills required with working knowledge of referencing frameworks (Harvard, APA, etc.)
  • Strong research, writing, and training content development skills, with focused attention to detail with the ability to analyse, organise, and effectively communicate complex ideas through writing. 
  • Strong proficiency with MS Word & PowerPoint and Google Suite
  • Ability to quickly learn subject matter.
  • Resourceful in finding information and fact checking.
  • Multitasking skills and the ability to work independently on assigned tasks. Experience of working in project teams with proven ability to take initiative and to take ownership for work
  • Good attention to detail, technologically adaptable


Educational Requirements 

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience gained in a relevant working environment.
  • Proven content development, research or writing skills. Samples of relevant work should be provided at application stage.


Terms of Employment 

This is a 40-hours per week, full-time contract up to 31st December 2025 subject to the  satisfactory completion of a probation period. The nature of the work may require EU travel as the scope of our work at European level.  


Salary scale: €30k – €34k depending on skills and experience 

The annual leave entitlement is twenty-five (25) days per annum, pro-rata for shorter periods.  Entitlement to leave for Public Holidays is in accordance with the terms of the Organisation  of Working Time Act 1997. Future in Perspective is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 

All documentation received by the company will be processed in accordance with the relevant applicable data protection legislation. The information will only be used in the processing of  job applications and for ongoing administrative purposes with job candidates. 

This position is funded through European Erasmus+ Programme 2021 – 2026. 


To apply: Please submit a CV and cover letter outlining reasons for your suitability for your  chosen position to Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday, 15th November 2023. Late applications will not be considered. Shortlisting will  apply with interviews scheduled for 23rd and 24th November. Candidates from non-traditional  backgrounds are especially welcome.