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Education Program Associate

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Population Connection (Formerly ZPG) | Washington, DC
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Population Connection (Formerly ZPG)


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Published 16 days ago

Start Date

June 24, 2019

Application Deadline

June 14, 2019


General Description: The Education Program Associate works as part of a dynamic team to market, coordinate and present teacher training workshops, manage volunteer workshop facilitators, and develop and promote the program’s K-12 teaching resources. More information about the program is at www.populationeducation.org.


Responsibilities include:

Ø Oversee all program activities within a region of the U.S.

Ø Conduct outreach within the region to market professional development workshops to university pre-service programs.

Ø Coordinate and schedule professional development workshops for staff and volunteers at conferences, universities, and school districts.

Ø Present hands-on workshops throughout the U.S. and Canada for current and future teachers.

Ø Manage relationships with members of our national volunteer trainers’ network.

Ø Write blog posts and participate in social media postings.

Ø Prepare workshop materials and complete post-workshop reporting.

Ø Assist with the planning and presentation of national and regional “Train the trainer” Institutes and webinars.

Ø Staff exhibit booths at education conventions.

Ø Contribute to the development of new curriculum materials and projects, such as writing classroom lesson plans, student readings and web-based resources.

Ø Assist in supervising interns and paid fellows.

Requirements:

·        B.A. or B.S. and a minimum of three years of relevant professional experience (teaching, adult education/training)

·        Skill and experience in public speaking.

·        Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.

·        Ability to work as a team member in a collaborative, fast-paced program.

·        Strong oral and written communication skills.

·        Ability to juggle many tasks at once and meet strict deadlines.

·        Strong computer skills and familiarity with database management.

·        Understanding of and enthusiasm for environmental, population and reproductive health issues.

·        Knowledgeable about current trends in K-12 education.

·        Ability to travel frequently and independently throughout the school year (Driver’s license a must.)

·        Good sense of humor, creativity and flexibility.

About the Population Education program: Population Education, a program of Population Connection, provides K-12 teachers with innovative, hands-on lesson plans and professional development workshops to teach about human population growth and its impacts on the environment and human well-being.

General Description: The Education Program Associate works as part of a dynamic team to market, coordinate and present teacher training workshops, manage volunteer workshop facilitators, and develop and promote the program’s K-12…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Excellent benefits package including:

·        Blue Cross Blue Shield  PPO and POS medical coverage--$20/month individual

·        Blue Dental coverage $5/month

·        employer paid life and disability insurance

·        11 paid holidays

·        generous annual and sick leave

·        6% 401(K) match

·        subsidized Metro Smart Benefit

·        ID theft protection service

Our standard work hours are 9 am to 5 pm, with a half hour lunch (37.5 hours/week).

 

Excellent benefits package including:

·        Blue Cross Blue Shield  PPO and POS medical coverage--$20/month individual

·        Blue Dental coverage $5/month

·        employer paid life and disability…

How To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter.

Please send resume and cover letter.

Location

2120 L Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20037
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