The Manager, K-12 Student Leadership will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies to strengthen and scale the nationwide impact of the Active Minds’ K-12 network. Through dynamic and visionary leadership, the Manager, K-12 Student Leadership will lead Active Minds in developing and implementing student-led initiatives where they can advocate for and support school-based mental health initiatives and programming. This position will be part of the K-12 Initiatives team and will support Active Minds in redefining mental health in K-12 schools through supporting youth as they grow as mental health advocates in their schools and communities through Active Minds’ unique youth empowerment and peer-powered approach.
The Manager, K-12 Student Leadership reports to the Director of K-12 Initiatives and supervises the Program Associate, K-12 Student Leadership at Active Minds. They will work collaboratively with the Active Minds Chapters and Higher Education teams, among other Active Minds staff members.
Active Minds is the nation’s leading nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness and education for young adults. Through our presence in more than 1,000 high schools and colleges, communities, and workplaces, and with a wide-reaching public audience, Active Minds is creating communities of support and saving lives. Founded in 2003 by Alison Malmon after the tragic suicide of her brother, Brian, Active Minds is dedicated to supporting a new generation in ending the silence, helping to make mental health as highly valued as physical health. We approach our work with a racial equity lens and are committed to the continued process of being and becoming a more anti-racist and inclusive organization. Through our many programs, we are changing social norms and behaviors related to mental health across the country.
Minimum salary for this position is $60,000 and comes with a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid vacation and sick time; paid federal holidays; health, dental and vision coverage; and 401(k) matching. The starting pay for this position is equal to others at the same level throughout the organization. Candidates whose experience meets both the minimum and preferred qualifications may be considered for a starting salary that exceeds the current amount.
Active Minds is a place where every employee matters. We value diverse perspectives, radical authenticity, and a community-driven approach. We dream big, offering flexibility to staff while we work to achieve our mission. As such, we are proud to offer competitive salaries and benefits and an environment that is friendly to remote working and life/work balance.
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The Manager, K-12 Student Leadership will be responsible for developing and implementing…