Director, Community Coalitions
TNTP seeks a full-time Director to join TNTP’s Catalytic Communities team. This position can be based from a home office anywhere in the U.S. with a preference for Alabama or North Carolina. Travel within the state and region up to 40% is required, contingent upon organizational/state/federal regulations. Fluency in Spanish is preferred, but not required.
Who We Are
A national nonprofit founded by teachers, TNTP believes our nation’s public schools can offer all children an excellent education. Today we’re a diverse team from a wide range of fields, united by a fierce commitment to helping school systems end educational inequality. We work at every level of the public education system to attract and train talented teachers and school leaders, ensure rigorous and engaging classrooms, and create environments that prioritize great teaching and accelerate student learning.
TNTP's work in Catalytic Communities team is grounded in racial equity and a commitment to all students. We are focused on upending the opportunity gap alongside communities and, together, work to drive policy change. Our team partners to listen and learn from communities about local priorities and translate these issues into specific policy asks. We also partner with decision-makers to impact the state, district, and local level policies to evaluate the impact on educational opportunities.
What You’ll Do
As the Director, you will channel the energy of and support a community in Alabama, North Carolina, or Northern Georgia to come together as a coalition to design the educational blueprint for their communities. You will build large teams of community leaders that can mobilize their community to engage on pivotal issues, specifically education or ed-adjacent ones. Directors will participate in developing leaders, designing plans and strategies, setting, and hitting goals, planning actions, and identifying strategic opportunities to expand the partnerships' scale and scope. You will utilize and train others to use social media, texting campaign, and multimedia to recruit new supporters and lead people. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and can keep multiple projects moving, plan for and hit deadlines, and collaborate with partners both inside and outside the organization.
Specific responsibilities include:
What You Bring
We are looking for amazing people who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to change children’s lives through education. You’ll be right at home here if you learn from failure and overcome adversity, cultivate strong relationships, understand the power of diversity, advocate for equity, aspire to lead through inclusion, and push yourself, your work and the people around you to the next level.
We expect our Director of Community Coalition to:
Director, Community Coalitions
TNTP seeks a full-time Director to join TNTP’s Catalytic Communities team. This position can be based from a home office anywhere in the U.S. with a preference for Alabama or North Carolina. Travel within…
TNTP offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience in a similar position with the potential for an annual performance-based bonus. The salary range for this position is $80,000 – $120,000. New hires are typically brought into the organization at a salary between the range minimum and midpoint depending on experience and in alignment with internal equity. We offer a comprehensive benefits plan, covering the majority of the employee premium for the base medical plan and subsidizing the majority of costs for a spouse/domestic partner and children. Other benefits include dental and vision plans, disability, life insurance, parenting benefits, flexible spending account options, generous vacation time, commuter benefits, referral bonuses, professional development, and a 403(b) plan with employer matching. We also offer an inclusive environment where staff are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work every day. TNTP may offer a relocation stipend to defray the cost of moving for this role, if applicable.
TNTP offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience in a similar position with the potential for an annual performance-based bonus. The salary range for this…
We require you to include a cover letter in your application addressing why you are interested in TNTP and how your experience has prepared you for this position, specifically address what campaigns and projects you have led. The priority application deadline for this position is March 12, 2021. After that date, applications will be considered on a rolling basis. It’s in your best interest to apply as soon as possible.
We require you to include a cover letter in your application addressing why you are interested in TNTP and how your experience has prepared you for this position, specifically…