Instructional Design Contractor
Reproductive Healthcare
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Upstream USA

201-500 employees

Expanding contraceptive access to reduce unplanned pregnancies
Company Overview
Upstream USA is a pioneering organization that is actively expanding reproductive healthcare access and autonomy across the U.S., with a proven track record of reducing unplanned pregnancies by 24% in Delaware from 2014 to 2017. The company's culture is centered around patient empowerment, with healthcare providers trained to respect and prioritize patients' individual needs and decisions regarding contraceptive care. With a strategic growth plan backed by a $60 million investment from Blue Meridian Partners, Upstream USA is set to influence the industry on a national scale, aiming to partner with health centers serving over 1 million women across four states by 2024.
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Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Adobe Creative Suite
  • 8+ years experience in learning content/curriculum development, instructional design, and/or other related fields
  • Must provide a portfolio with samples of a variety of training content. Strong preference for samples that showcase creative problem-solving and unique learning experiences
  • Demonstrated application of adult learning principles and learning science in the workplace
  • Ability to nimbly work with clients on various types of projects, whether small or large, and demonstrated experience in leading needs analyses
  • Expert level experience with project management tools (like Asana) and Google Suite
  • Ability to effectively collaborate as part of a creative team
  • Ability to independently manage projects from conception to completion
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Depending on the project, create learning content - ranging from outlines, storyboards, slide decks, workbooks, job aids, and eLearning courses
  • Work closely with subject matter experts to assess learning needs, design, develop, and evaluate new training content
  • Manage project timelines, as needed. Project management may be supported by an additional team member
  • Work closely with the Training Multimedia Specialist to produce supporting multimedia content (e.g. slide decks, videos, voiceover, games, other activities)
  • This work will require significant collaboration with the team and SMEs. Must have strong SME-facing skills
  • Strong relationship and project management skills required
Desired Qualifications
  • Strong preference for a flexible schedule with availability for project meetings during business hours while active on a project. (Timelines are often dictated by limited SME schedules.)
  • Expert level experience with eLearning authoring tools (specifically Rise360 and Storyline360) and the Adobe Creative Suite strongly preferred
  • Experience working with clinician learners and/or clinician subject matter experts
  • Experience in reproductive health, reproductive justice, and equity, diversity, and inclusion