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Impact Manager

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City Year
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Kansas City, MO
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Published 14 days ago

The mission of the Impact Manager is to lead and develop a team of 8-12 City Year AmeriCorps members to implement the Whole School, Whole Child program at a SYSTEMICALLY UNDER-RESOURCED Kansas City public school. The Impact Manager position is primarily based at the partner school, in order to oversee the day-to-day implementation of the program. Reporting directly to the Impact Director, the Impact Manager's role is focused on coaching their team to support off-track students and strengthen the partner school, while also developing their AmeriCorps members’ leadership skills.Job Description

Americorps Member Program Delivery and Experience

  • Lead, manage, and coach a team of 8-12 AmeriCorps members (between the ages of 18 - 25) to achieve service impact with students and to reach their leadership development potential.
  • Model leadership that reflects City Year's culture and values, and create spaces that empower AmeriCorps members to access the power of City Year’s culture and values in personally meaningful ways.
  • Effectively develop talent from within the corps for City Year and the larger education field, and lead AmeriCorps members to have a successful and rewarding year of service through their in-school service and leadership development curriculum.

Service Delivery and Impact

  • Implement City Year’s Whole School, Whole Child whole class (tier 1) supports and one-on-one / small group (tier 2) interventions, ensuring AmeriCorps members are working with the right students, and achieving proper intervention and tutoring time with those students.
  • Develop and manage partnerships with school administration, teachers and staff to ensure the necessary conditions and resources are in place for AmeriCorps members to deliver attendance, behavior, and course performance interventions for students.
  • Partner directly with the City Year Impact Director to provide observation and coaching to AmeriCorps members to improve their student interventions.
  • Conduct Student Progress Monitoring:
  • Oversee collection and input of intervention and outcome data into City Year’s internal database.
  • Track data of all students enrolled in City Year’s interventions to ensure dosage and student progress requirements are met.
  • In collaboration with the Managing Director of Impact, Analytics Director, and Impact Director, analyze student-level data to strengthen overall service delivery at partner school.
  • Oversee AmeriCorps member-led school climate activities and organizational initiatives, including after-school programming.

Service Partner Management

  • Build and cultivate strong partnerships with teachers, principals, school officials, and other key decision makers and stakeholders within the partner school.
  • Partner closely with the school’s leadership team including the school’s City Year liaison.
  • Manage the implementation of a school partnership agreement.

Participation in Organizational Initiatives

  • Participate in both individual and site-wide learning opportunities centered on Diversity, Belonging, Equity, and Inclusion (DBIE) practices.
  • Contribute to Impact Department operations by leading on short-term and/or annual projects to improve overall service impact and/or ACM experience.
  • Devote up to 10 days a year to AmeriCorps member recruitment interviews.
  • Assist with Martin Luther King Day, Opening Day, Annual Gala, Graduation, and other site-wide designated events.
  • Attend overnight professional events and other local and national events.

Experience Required

  • Demonstrated commitment to Diversity, Belonging, Inclusion, and Equity (DBIE) work, including desire to continue equity-based and anti-racist learning and practices at City Year.
  • Bachelor's degree in Education, Social Work, Urban Studies, Youth Work, or other related field preferred, or 2-3 years equivalent work experience.
  • City Year/AmeriCorps experience a plus.
  • Candidates with a background in teaching or education preferred, urban education experience ideal.
  • Knowledge of Kansas City Public Schools a plus.
  • Sets high expectations for self and others they are leading and holds self and team accountable for performance goals.
  • Able to develop diverse talent through performance plans, reviews, and leadership opportunities.
  • Thrives in diverse, youthful, high energy, entrepreneurial, and fast-changing environment.
  • Able to execute on goals within flexible and changing environments.
  • Willingness to powerfully represent City Year, including wearing the City Year uniform, and upholding all City Year professional standards.

The mission of the Impact Manager is to lead and develop a team of 8-12 City Year AmeriCorps members to implement the Whole School, Whole Child program at a SYSTEMICALLY UNDER-RESOURCED Kansas City public school. The Impact Manager…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Benefits

Full time employees will be eligible for all benefits including vacation and sick days and organization holidays. You may participate in all benefit programs that City Year establishes and makes available to eligible employees, under (and subject to all provisions of) the plan documents that govern those programs. Currently, City Year offers medical, dental and vision, life, accidental death and dismemberment and disability coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), other benefits including 401(k) plan(s) pursuant to the terms and conditions of company policy and the 401(k) plan document. 

Employment is contingent upon completion of all satisfactory background checks, verification of your eligibility to work in the United States, and any other documentation that may be required. Your employment with City Year is at will and either party may terminate the employment relationship at any time and for any reason, with or without cause or notice.

City Year’s core values include advancing diversity, social justice for all, and inclusive environments where everyone can thrive. We aspire to become an antiracist organization, to support the holistic growth and development of our AmeriCorps members, and to promote educational equity for all students. We work each day, in partnership with schools and communities, to ensure that people of all identities feel welcome, valued, empowered and engaged.

 

As an equal opportunity employer, City Year is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information or characteristics, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

 

City Year encourages people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply, particularly Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC); those who are first in their family to attend college; adults without a college degree; LGBTQIA+ community; and people from low-income backgrounds.

Full time employees will be eligible for all benefits including vacation and sick days and organization holidays. You may participate in all benefit programs that City Year…

Location

On-site
Kansas City, MO, USA

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