The Director leads a national coalition involving an array of stakeholders from grassroots to grass tops that advocates for the community school strategy. The Director is a leader in the community schools field and is responsible for managing a team of professionals and partners in the implementation of the Coalition for Community School’s strategic plan with the goal of uniting family, school, and community to grow more and more effective community schools. The Director reports to the IEL President and consults with a subset of the Coalition’s Steering Committee.
The Director is responsible for leading the Coalition’s adaptive strategy, managing Coalition staff, and driving the Coalition’s implementation impact. This work is organized into two domains: an external-facing focus on the field and an internal-facing focus on management of the initiative. Within these two domains, all essential duties are concentrated in seven specific strategic priority areas:
$140,000-$165,000 depending on experience and education with competitive benefits.
The primary duty station for this position is Washington, D.C.
Email cover letter and resume to Keith Ferguson at FergusonK@iel.org before noon on June 7, 2017.
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