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The Posse Foundation

Job title: Program Director

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Employment type: Full-time

Description

The primary responsibilities of the program director are to oversee and manage the Posse program for up to six (6) university partners; manage a staff of up to four (4) trainers and one program coordinator; coordinate all program operations for the site. These operations include: developing and maintaining a scholarship nominating network of high schools and community-based organizations; managing the Dynamic Assessment Process (Posse’s recruitment program), Pre-Collegiate Training and Campus Programs; working closely with the Career Program; developing the program calendar; and maintaining strong relationships with university partner administrators and staff. The program director will also monitor student academic performance, as well as retention and graduation rates, and provide regular reports about student outcomes. S/he will also ensure trainer development and effectiveness through coaching, modeling, and constructive feedback. The program director will work closely with the director to ensure that the program is achieving its goals and operating as effectively as possible. The program director will support the director in maintaining university relations through campus visits and regular communication with designated university administrators and faculty. The program director must be detail-oriented, highly organized, enthusiastic, a great communicator, hard-working, and a strong role model. The program director reports directly to the director of the site.

Qualities/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in youth development/training programs
  • Minimum 2-3 years of management experience
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Decisive
  • Good writing and communication skills
  • Knowledge of the local public high school system
  • Willing to travel frequently
  • Demonstrated belief in Posse’s mission and values

To apply please use the link on our website: https://www.possefoundation.org/jobs/program-director-los-angeles

Deadline for submission of application is Monday, April 12, 2021.

No phone calls please.

The Posse Foundation

Job title: Program Director

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Employment type: Full-time

Description

The primary responsibilities of the program director are to oversee and manage the Posse program for up to six (6) university…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    April 12, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Benefits

  • Employer paid medical, dental, and life insurance plan for employee
  • Paid parental leave
  • 403[B] plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Generous paid-time off policy

The Posse Foundation is an equal opportunity employer

  • Employer paid medical, dental, and life insurance plan for employee
  • Paid parental leave
  • 403[B] plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Generous paid-time off policy…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
515 South Figueroa Street, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90071

How to Apply

To apply please click here.

Deadline for submission of application is Monday, April 12, 2021.

No phone calls please.

NOTE: All applicants MUST submit their application through the Posse Foundation website linked above, any applications submitted through a third party portal will not be considered for the position.

To apply please click here.

Deadline for submission of application is Monday, April 12, 2021.

No phone calls please.

NOTE: All applicants MUST submit their application through the…

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