Educational Specialist

Job description

We are living in a society that is increasingly dependent on technology in which children need new skills to be fully prepared for the world of tomorrow. At Bomberbot, we developed a solution that helps teachers without prior programming experience teach programming in a fun and easy way. Through detailed lesson plans, a game for children and a strong focus on supporting teachers, we help teachers bring 21st-century skills into their classroom. Today, more than 80.000 children all around the world received programming education through Bomberbot.


We are looking for an Educational Specialist to join our team and help us build the future of our learning materials to educate hundreds of thousands of children in the coming years. We are looking for an educator who believes that developing digital skills should be part of every child's school program.


In your role, you will:

  1. Make sure that more than 80% of teachers (current feedback) recommend Bomberbot to their colleagues;
  2. Plan, design and test pedagogical content, such as lesson plans, training manuals and educational video content;
  3. Work closely with the development and support team to improve the experience of both teachers and children.




You need to have:

  • At least 3 years experience designing educational materials;
  • Master's Degree in Education;
  • Ability to strategise, plan and execute design of educational content;

  • Excellent English communication skills;


It's not required but it would be great if you have:

  • Experience as a teacher;
  • Excellent communication skills in Dutch or Finnish (we know that both is quite hard ;));
  • Work experience in a startup or other entrepreneurial activities;
  • Experience with programming;
  • A Phd. in Education.


Bomberbot offers:

  • The opportunity to help thousands of teachers and students;
  • A young, ambitious, fun team passionate about technology and education;
  • Education and guidance adjusted to your needs;
  • Office at start-up hub Rockstart, in the centre of Amsterdam;
  • A fast growing company with lots of opportunities ahead;
  • A flat organisation;
  • Freedom to test hypotheses and learn fast;
  • A competitive salary.


Applicants only, no recruiters please.