Bitesize is the home for BBC Learning’s formal education output. The Bitesize teams produces innovative and engaging digital content which helps more than 2 million students a week progress their education.
BBC Learning is part of BBC Television and works to magnify the learning potential of the biggest BBC brands. Our digital products reach a combined audience of 5 million people a week. We value ambition, collaboration, high performance and risk-taking. Our mission is to transform lives through education.
As a Researcher on the Bitesize team you will assist in the planning, production and maintenance of brilliant learning content on a variety of platforms for primary & secondary school age learners, post-16 and adult learners of maths and English. You will ensure all content is of a first class standard, thoroughly researched and appropriate for our target audiences.
The Ideal Candidate
To be successful in this role it’s important you have a genuine interest in creating engaging and informative learning content for our audience. You should have prior experience of web content production and will be used to translating ideas into creative content for different audiences. You will possess first class research skills, attention to detail and have informed editorial decision making ability. You will have strong organisational skills, and experience of scheduling projects, or parts of projects to ensure they deliver on time and within budget. A superb communicator, you will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a team as well as under your own initiative, remaining calm and focused under pressure. Your problem-solving skills will be excellent and you will have a keen eye for detail, especially with written material.
Role: Researcher, Bitesize. Grade 5
Contract: Attachment / Fixed Term Contract – 6 months