Employment Bulletin Board

WEBINARS & RESOURCESUPCOMING WEBINARS │ WEBINAR ARCHIVESEMPLOYMENT BULLETIN BOARD │ RESEARCH TO PRACTICE 

Tutoring English to Advance Change

Program Manager (Part Time)

Under the supervision of the Program Director, responsible for program coordination and development, and day-to-day management of the TEACH adult English literacy program for non-native speakers

Manhattan Strategy Group

Education Project Director, Technical Assistance (Safe and Supportive Learning Environments)

This position will provide strategic direction and manage the successful execution of large technical assistance (TA) federal contract with the Department of Education. This position is contingent upon award. The successful candidate will have complex project management experience with specialized knowledge and experience in school climate and supportive conditions for learning.

Manhattan Strategy Group

Adult Education PD

This position is to primarily support the firm’s Technical Assistance and Training practice line to deliver best-in-class solutions to the U.S. Department of Education’s, Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education. The ideal candidate will have experience providing project management and coordination, a working knowledge of and interest in adult education, and an understanding of the implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

American Institutes for Research

Technical Assistance Consultant & Technical Project Associate

The American Institutes for Research (www.air.org) is currently looking for a Technical Assistance (TA) Consultant and a Technical Project Associate to join our Adult Learning team.  The TA Consultant will support all aspects of adult basic education professional development and TA materials development, and help translate research and evidence into TA materials. The TA Consultant will also participate in business development activities including proposal development and professional networking activities.  The Technical Project Associate will support distance/virtual TA platforms, engage with internal and external stakeholders, and coordinate project work.

These are both full-time positions and include AIR’s premium benefits package, fully-funded retirement plan, and more.  If you know someone who might be interested, please encourage them to use the links below to apply.   

Technical Assistance (TA) Consultant

Technical Project Associate

AMERICAN INSTITUTES FOR RESEARCH (AIR)
Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library

Adult Literacy Coordinator

The Adult Literacy Coordinator selects, trains, supervises and evaluates full time and part time staff, volunteer literacy tutors, English as a Second Language (ESL) instructors and Citizenship Preparation tutors; develops curricula and lesson plans; selects learning materials for literacy tutors, ESL classes, volunteer instructors and adult students; writes grant proposals, administers grants and meets grant deliverables; performs other related duties as assigned. The Adult Literacy Coordinator works weekends and evenings, as required.

Georgia State University

Adult Literacy Postdoctoral Positions Available at Georgia State University

We are pleased to announce that through IES funding (R305B200007) we have postdoctoral positions available in adult literacy. Applicants from a variety of educational backgrounds are welcome to apply. We are particularly interested in training researchers who come from non-traditional pathways (e.g., doctorate-holders currently practicing in applied settings with an interest to return to research) and those who may bring a unique lens to adult literacy issues (e.g., researchers from traditionally under-represented communities or from alternative academic fields). Please view the flyer and website for information regarding the fellowship and how to apply. If you have further questions, please email us at GPAL@gsu.edu.

Umpqua Community College

Director of the Woolley Adult Education Center

This position provides day to day leadership, supervision and management of a wide range of adult education programs through the Woolley Adult Education Center. The position is responsible for Title II grant funding planning, activities, and reporting; overseeing the facility and operations on Harvard Avenue; managing the partnership with Wolf Creek Job Corps (WCJC); overseeing GED, Skill Review, English as a Second Language and Adult Basic Education curriculum; developing of community relationships and partnerships; working collaboratively with campus  constituents on communications, marketing, recruitment, retention and career initiatives and developing new programs to reach underserved adults; and supervising and managing personnel.

Peterson's

Account Executive

Peterson’s is a Denver-based EdTech SaaS and publisher seeking an Account Executive to help grow our Dean Vaughn line of business. At Dean Vaughn, we provide test prep and education resources across digital and print to individuals and school systems. We’re looking for someone who shares our passion to join a team of ~50 people based in Denver, Colorado. Your job would be landing new business for a rapidly growing revenue line.

Specifically:

  • Prospect and respond to inbound inquiries
  • Know Peterson’s Dean Vaughn offerings inside and out
  • Coordinate/review/recommend pricing for bids, RFPs, RFQs, sales proposals, and contract submittals for opportunities within assigned accounts
  • Answer questions about the prices, availability, and uses of our products
  • Identify prospective customers by using business directories, following leads from existing clients, and attending trade shows and conferences to increase sales of Peterson’s products
  • Contact new and existing customers to discuss their needs and explain how specific products and services can meet these needs

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of sales experience
  • Excellent written/verbal communication/presentation skills, and strong strategic and analytical thinking skills, with the ability to plan, pitch, and execute a territory sales strategy 
  • Keen attention to detail; strong organizational skills
  • Four-year college degree
  • Working knowledge of technology
  • Experience in education is a massive plus
  • Military veterans encouraged to apply
  • Local candidates only

Compensation/Benefits:

Compensation for this dynamic position is competitive. We offer medical, dental, vision, HSA, FSA, and 401k, and unlimited vacation.

Send resume to: nicolas.weiser@petersons.com