2 - 4 Years Gurgaon
Copy Editors will ensure that all company curriculum materials are consistent and
grammatically and factually correct. Texts will include lesson plans, student
materials, assessments, approach and overview documents and digital texts.
Duties will include the following:
a) Editing and correcting all created content to remove errors, improve language flow,
and increase clarity and readability for the intended audience (i.e., students,
teachers, parents), specifically:
Correcting errors in spelling, punctuation and syntax;
Ensuring that materials are consistent with the company style guide;
Checking content for readability and grade appropriateness.
b) Ensuring that texts are factually correct and that concepts are expressed in a
logical, sequential manner, specifically:
Correcting factual inaccuracies after consultation with the authoring team;
Verifying facts, dates and statistics, using relevant reference sources;
Ensuring that illustrations and graphics are accurate and consistent with the
Checking that numbering and mark allocations are consistent in and across
Identifying bias and ensuring that texts are sensitive to cultural, ethnic and
Eradicating gender bias;
Rewriting parts of texts, as necessary, after consultation with the writing team.
c) Guiding and giving feedback to authors on how to improve their written output.
d) Ensuring that high editorial standards are maintained within the stipulated time
Required Skills & Competencies:
Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
Excellent command of standard written English and writing conventions
Ability to make decisions and accept responsibility for the accuracy of materials
Keen eye for detail and the ability to correct errors in style, grammar and spelling
Flair for writing and the ability to rewrite texts to ensure consistency and clarity
Good general knowledge and the ability to spot factual inconsistencies and errors
Imagination, creativity and good visual sense
Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills including the ability to give clear and
Understanding of the target audience (students at various grades, teachers and