Flamboyan Foundation seeks a Senior Director of Training to support our family engagement portfolio in Washington, DC and across the country. This position offers an incredible opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial and collaborative environment focused on improving educational opportunity for all students, particularly those living in communities most affected by systems of inequity. This position will lead Flamboyan’s professional development work to support teachers, school leaders, and system leaders in developing the knowledge, skills, and mindsets necessary to implement effective family engagement in schools in Washington, DC and across the country. The ideal candidate will combine a passion for improving public education with a proven track record in shifting mindsets through the creation and delivery of effective and impactful training and professional development.
What You Will Do
The Senior Director of Training designs and leads Flamboyan’s family engagement professional development content for local and national audiences of teachers, school leaders, and system leaders with a particular focus on equity. Locally, the Senior Director of Training will manage partnerships with alternative certification programs, and will manage and develop a diverse cohort of parents and teachers who facilitate Flamboyan’s trainings for educators and school partners in D.C. Nationally, this person will be responsible for building the capacity of school and system leaders by creating training modules and “train the trainer” engagements with districts and other partners who work directly with practitioners. This position reports to the Managing Director, National Partnerships, and is based in Washington, DC. Some work on evenings and weekends will be required for the Senior Director of Training.
Family Engagement Training
Manage the Trainer Cohort
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Education and Experience
Flamboyan Foundation seeks a Senior Director of Training to support our family engagement portfolio in Washington, DC and across the country. This position offers an incredible opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial and…
Flamboyan offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience in a similar position, a comprehensive benefits package, generous vacation time, and professional development opportunities. We are a people-centered, flexible, family-friendly workplace with a beautiful office environment. Our work is guided by four foundational core values that keep us grounded.
People. We believe in the power, dignity, value, potential, and good intent of all people.
Equity. We challenge ourselves, one another, and our partners to collaborate to identify and eliminate the barriers faced by historically underserved populations [so that everyone has the same access, consideration, respect, and opportunity].
Impact. We create lasting, meaningful social change.
Catalytic Action. We pursue our goals with passion and urgency and activate others internally and externally to carry our work even further.
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Flamboyan offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience in a similar position, a comprehensive benefits package, generous vacation time, and professional…
Please submit your resume and tailored cover letter online at: http://flamboyanfoundation.org/about/careers/. It is in your best interest to apply as soon as possible. We recommend that your cover letter include why you are interested in Flamboyan Foundation and how your experience has prepared you for this role.
Note that the application must be completed in one sitting - it cannot be saved and edited later. We recommend completing it in one sitting or answering the questions offline and copying them to the application when you are ready to submit. Applications submitted by February 28, will receive best consideration.
Flamboyan Foundation is committed to being an inclusive organization that challenges historical inequity with a focus on dismantling systemic racism. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation gender identity or expression, veteran status or disability. We encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.
Please submit your resume and tailored cover letter online at: http://flamboyanfoundation.org/about/careers/. It is in your best interest to apply as soon as possible. We recommend…