At Noon, we believe in Student First in everything we do. That’s why we’ve built a global social learning platform that radically changes the way people learn, with the aim of positively impacting millions of students across the globe and bringing education to everyone.
Our open platform is loved by 10+ million students across 8 countries and is growing all the time – our aim is to radically transform the lives of 50+ million learners by 2023! Our students use Noon every day to engage with live interactive classes and gamified peer learning features, study with celebrity teachers, and compete and socialise with their friends.
We are a distributed company with a collaborative culture. We come from a diverse set of backgrounds and countries, enabling us to work at a global scale whilst bringing local impact by being a part of the communities we serve. As a fast-paced, innovative scaling business, our ability to learn at speed is powered by our obsession with our “student-first” culture that ultimately defines what we do and why we do it. Our principles: Student first, Never Deprive a Learner, Be Better Everyday, Be original, Own It & Be Bold. These values got us to where we are today, and they’re a big part of what we’re looking for in you.
What you will do
As the Lead/Manager for Lifelong Learning at Noon, you will play a pivotal role in building and shaping the Lifelong Learning vertical, a new global initiative launching initially in Saudi Arabia. This is a generalist position that demands versatility in various domains, including strategy, product development, curriculum building, learning / instructional design, delivery, and collaboration with cross-functional teams. You will be at the forefront of defining the strategic vision and roadmap for Noon's Lifelong Learning, contributing to its growth and success.
Research and Strategy
Conduct thorough research in the lifelong learning space to define a comprehensive strategic vision and roadmap.
Identify trends and opportunities to inform strategic decisions for the Lifelong Learning vertical and specific learning themes under the vertical
Course Development and Curriculum Building:
Lead the development of new courses and learning streams within the Lifelong Learning vertical including selecting segments & audiences to focus on
Coordinate with Subject Matter Experts for needs analysis, defining scope and learning outcomes & building a robust curriculum.
Design, Development & Delivery of Learning Journey:
Support the design and development of the end-to-end learning journey, ensuring a seamless and engaging experience.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, e.g. Instructional Designers, Operations & GTM team to ensure that the learning experience is meeting the defined outcomes
At least a Bachelor's degree from a reputable institution.
Minimum of 3+ years of experience, preferably with some background in an edtech startup in a learning design or product-related role.
Fluent in English; knowledge of Arabic is a plus but not necessary.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Enthusiastic about the Generative AI space and its evolving applications.
Dynamic individuals comfortable wearing multiple hats in a fast-paced, evolving environment.
About the Benefits
You will be joining the world's first social learning platform where you can have a real impact in a smart, low-ego, multi-cultural team. We provide an environment where you can develop your skills and deliver meaningful work that matters. You’ll be able to enjoy a competitive salary as well as a full spectrum of generous perks and rewards:
- 32 paid leaves per year
- Generous Health Insurance covering you and your family
- Gratuity and Social insurance
- Hybrid working mode( flexible working hours)
Why work at Noon?
- The opportunity to work within an innovative start up in its initial stages and help shape our success globally
- Work with a team who believes in STUDENT FIRST, you will have an opportunity to build the first (BE ORIGINAL) Open Social Learning Platform that can impact millions of students across the globe
- A working environment where you can look at things differently and challenge and offer solutions and that also offers you a freedom to commit ‘n’ number of first time mistakes – NEVER DEPRIVE A LEARNER
- Complete ownership and responsibility for the success of your autonomous team across all scope of works – OWN IT and BE BOLD
- An opportunity to work with a bunch of Young, Smart, Driven, and Dynamic people who are committed to go BEYOND SELF and solve business challenges
- Work closely with the leadership team who live by the value of BE BETTER EVERYDAY to help grow an amazing organisation
- Help us to build the future of education!
About Diversity & Inclusion
At Noon, we respect and value differences. We know that when people from different backgrounds and with different points of view work together, we create the most value – for our clients, our people, and society. We’re so lucky to live in a society where differences are celebrated, so we’d expect nothing less from our teams. That means whatever your race, religion, sexual orientation, or gender, this is a place to feel at home, express yourself freely, and make your mark. Noon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of age, disability, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, or sexual orientation. We aim to be truly representative of the world and for each and every employee to feel respected.