Work With Bored Teachers

If you have a special skill set in content development (writing, video editing, graphic design, etc.), web development/design, graphic design, and/or marketing that you believe can add value to the Bored Teachers team, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us with your resume at [email protected].

LOOKING FOR…

1. Content Writers – freelance/remote

DESCRIPTION

We are seeking talented writers to join our creative content team. The ideal candidates will have experience writing for educational blogs and/or online publications, and experience teaching. Writers are expected to produce original, high quality, engaging articles on a consistent, but flexible basis (anywhere from 1 to 5 articles per week is standard).

WHO WE ARE

Bored Teachers is a platform celebrating educators every day that was born only 4 years ago and is now a worldwide network of teachers and content creators with +4 million social followers and +5 million monthly readers. BT empowers educators and provides a place for them to connect, discover tools and ideas for their classrooms, and realize they’re not alone in the trials and tribulations of the profession.

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR

We like to work with people who are creative, passionate about education, who stay on top of new and innovative classroom ideas and teaching strategies, who love to laugh, who are motivated and organized, and who like to collaborate with a fun team of content creators. Our writers cover a wide range of topics including trending stories, teacher life humor, feel-good narratives, creative classroom ideas, useful teacher resources, and anything new and exciting in the world of education.

BACKGROUND

    • Strong knowledge of and passion for writing and education
    • Writing experience (required)
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Journalism, Communications, Creative Writing, or related (preferred)
    • Background in teaching (preferred)

REQUIREMENTS

    • Online writing experience
    • Strong spelling and grammar skills
    • Strong research skills
    • Strong time management skills
    • Strong ability to consistently meet deadlines
    • Witty and creative writing style welcome

SHOW ME THE MONEY!

    • $100-200 per article (varies per project) on a subcontractor basis

STILL HERE? HERE’S HOW YOU CAN APPLY!

    • Email the following to us at [email protected] with the subject “CONTENT WRITER POSITION”:
      • Resume/CV & portfolio (if you have one)
      • Links to previously published work/personal blog (if any)
      • 2-3 sentences why you’d like to write for BT
      • 3 strong topic ideas that you think would be a good fit for BT and that you’d like to cover

2. Video Editor (w/ motion graphics skills preferred) – freelance/remote

  • Email the following to us at [email protected] with the subject “VIDEO EDITOR POSITION”:
    • Resume/CV
    • Portfolio
    • Links to completed productions/personal YouTube or Vimeo channel
Choose A Format
Article
Share your amazing stories, tips, opinions, and other stuff that matters.
Video
Upload your funny, inspiring, DIY, or informative video(s) for the world to see!
Personality quiz
Leave the serious quizzes at school, these are strictly fun! You make the questions and pre-define the results.
Trivia quiz
Time to test your friends' knowledge! You choose the subject and have fun seeing who scores the highest!
Poll
Pose any question to millions of educators by creating your own polls/surveys, whether for research, for fun, or for the sake of curiosity!
Photo
Share your classroom decor, costumes, funny classroom antics, silly grading moments, or other teacher life shenanigans!