Social Work Content Writer/Editor (contract)

EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services

Marketing & Communications
Ipswich, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

EBSCO Information Services (EIS) provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases - all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 2,700 people worldwide, most now working hybrid or remotely. We are the leader in our field due to our cutting-edge technology, forward-thinking philosophy, and outstanding team. EIS is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow. Our mission is to transform lives by providing relevant and reliable information when, where, and how people need it. We are looking for bright and creative individuals whose unique differences will allow us to achieve this inclusive mission around the world.

Your Opportunity

What You’ll Do (Primary Responsibilities)

  • Work closely with a Section Editor and Clinical Editors to write and update social work-related topics for point-of-care and education products.
  • Write and update Continuing Professional Development (CPD) modules
  • Perform structured literature searches to ensure inclusion of most recent evidence and guidelines in topics.
  • Adhere to style guides (EBSCO and AMA), templates and content structures.

About You

  • 5+ years’ clinical experience in social work
  • Degree in the practice area (e.g., MSW). Advance degree highly preferred
  • Writing/editing experience, including incorporating feedback from other editors, and access to/proficiency with MS WORD, including “track changes”
  • Ability to meet deadlines and communicate effectively with team members

What sets you apart

  • Excellent clinical writing and editing skills
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Knowledge of evidence-based practice principles and familiarity with healthcare resources (including organizational guidelines)
  • Ability to perform structured literature searches and evaluate level and quality of evidence
  • Specialty certifications and a master’s or terminal degree in a health-related field

Our Offer to You

  • Fully remote contract position
  • Compensation based on type and volume of work completed
  • Ongoing 1:1 support with Section and Clinical Editors

We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. We strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, sex, pregnancy status, age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

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