Online learning company Getsmarter made the headlines this year when it was announced, on Skills Universe before anywhere else, that they had been acquired by US online learning giant 2U. The deal was valued at USD104 million and matched Getsmarter’s short courses with the degree and diploma courses offered by 2U.
Speaking after the acquisition, CEO and co-founder Sam Paddock said that the company would be ramping up their office in Cape Town. Well things are well underway with 60 current vacancies across 9 departments.
A handful of positions are in the Getsmarter London office, but the majority of positions are in Getsmarter’s specious offices in Woodstock, Cape Town. The head office includes many perks for ‘GS’ers’ including free coffee from the resident barista and an on-site gym.
Current vacancies listed on the day we scrutinised the list include, Learning Technology Specialist, Course Writer, Certificate Administrator, Content Creator, Academic Manager, Course Consultant, International Course Consultant, Student Success Manager, Online Campus Administrator, Student Success Online Campus Administrator,
Student Insight Specialist, Assistant Registrar, Director of Academic Management and General Manager (University Partner Relationship Manager).
For full details of the current vacancies and instructions on how to apply Click here for the Getsmarter website