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Subject Matter Expert (Contract)



Boston, MA, USA · Remote
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024

Make a difference in the lives of caregivers and healthcare professionals!

CareAcademy is looking for skilled subject matter experts (SMEs) who will research, author, and review content for online learning courses covering a breadth of roles and topics. This role will work on a project basis to support the Content and Quality Department in creating thoroughly researched and accurate content. The SMEs will partner with CareAcademy's instructional designers to create compliant, accurate, effective, and enjoyable interactive learning solutions.

This is a fully remote Contractor/1099 role with as-needed hours based on project scope.

What you’ll do:

  • Collaborate with the instructional designer to develop appropriate learning objectives and an outline for the learning solution
  • Participate in a preliminary kickoff call with the Instructional Designer (and other team members) and follow-up calls as needed
  • Locate, utilize, and cite reputable sources for assigned content topics
  • Produce well-researched instructional content for use in CareAcademy’s training content
  • Adhere closely to CareAcademy’s editorial and instructional style
  • Distill complex topics into content that is accessible to a diverse audience
  • Review storyboards, scripts, test questions, fully developed lessons, and other assets as needed for content accuracy
  • Deliver assigned content and edits and respond to queries in a timely manner

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Strong subject matter expertise in any of the following content areas (list subject to change)
    • Senior living dining services and hospitality
    • Family caregiving
    • Home Care
    • Home Health
    • Nursing/Nursing Assistance
    • Hospice care
  • An educational background in the respective content area. This may include a nursing degree or bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • Passion for adult education and a desire to make a difference in the long-term care industry
  • Excellent research and writing skills to locate credible sources and craft well-organized and accurate content
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills to work seamlessly with instructional designers
  • English fluency

Nice to have:

  • Experience as an educator or instructor
  • Previous experience writing content for online training


Commensurate with experience and the scope of work

Who we are:

CareAcademy provides home care agencies with a best-in-class online education platform that delivers engaging video-based classes and real-world scenarios that walk through aspects of the caregiver experience. We now train thousands of caregivers each month, helping them deliver the best care possible. Best of all, we provide the extra set of hands Agencies need to manage caregiver training so they can acquire and retain the talent needed to grow their business.

Our mission is to help agencies and caregivers provide excellent care to their clients and improve client outcomes. We are proud to work with thousands of agencies, franchisors, and caregivers nationwide to accomplish this goal every day.

JOB CODE: 1000049