WHO WE ARE
Since 1963, A Better Chance has been the only national organization of its kind, working to increase substantially the number of well-educated young people of color who are capable of assuming positions of responsibility and leadership in American society.
Through our signature College Preparatory Schools Program (CPSP), highly-motivated students of color are recruited for placement in over 200 outstanding independent and public schools across the country. Students who are accepted to and enroll in our Member Schools become A Better Chance Scholars. Our comprehensive assessment program enables students to explore multiple school options in an effort to help match them with the right school.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
As the Associate Program Manager, College Readiness you will serve as a key member of the Scholar & Alumni Success Team. Your role will be to work with the Program Manager, Scholar & Alumni Success to develop a codified model for college readiness. You will work frequently with A Better Chance College Affiliates, support summer Scholar enrichment, facilitate group and individual college-readiness workshops, and plan large-scale college-access events (virtual, hybrid, and in-person) for both A Better Chance Scholars and families.
The position will require you to be flexible with hours and do what is necessary for the general function of the Programs Department. The position is a full-time, in-office position and based in New York, NY.
Job duties and responsibilities include, but are not
limited to the following:
College Program Management
Programs Department Support
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
As an organization in service to others, we frequently ask those we serve what they expect from us. Since we view our students and families as our primary constituents, we pay special attention to what they tell us. In surveying and listening to our students and families, we know they value and expect in-person programming, which requires us to be physically available to them when and where they need us. Therefore, if you plan to apply for this position, please approach this role knowing that in order to prioritize our Scholars and families, you will need to be in both the A Better Chance Office and in the field serving others.
A Better Chance, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.
WHO WE ARE
Since 1963, A Better Chance has been the only national organization of its kind, working to increase substantially the number of well-educated young people of color who are capable of assuming positions of responsibility and…
A Better Chance offers a competitive salary and a robust suite of benefits including Health/Dental/Vision, EAP, paid time off, professional development opportunities, snacks, food service, 3% 401K employer contribution and the opportunity to work with talented, smart, and passionate professionals.
A Better Chance offers a competitive salary and a robust suite of benefits including Health/Dental/Vision, EAP, paid time off, professional development opportunities, snacks, food…