CAREERS

 

Leading Educators is growing! The following roles will shape the ongoing development of our program, services and infrastructure
– all in support of our ultimate goal: providing high quality professional development experiences for teacher-leaders and public school communities across the nation.

 

Leading Educators is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its relations with its applicants, fellows, and staff members, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or parenthood.

 

Current Openings

 

National Team

 

Please also see the Flexible Locations listings below, for additional open positions with the National Team.

 

Executive Director of Strategic Consulting, Location Flexible - National
Joining an ambitious organization at a critical growth stage in its national expansion, the Executive Director of Strategic Consulting (EDSC) will shape client relationships, cultivate new and emerging partnerships, and build foundations for sustainable programmatic and fiscal growth across the nation.

This includes providing direct client management for multiple, geographically dispersed initiatives, representing Leading Educators with existing clients, building strong relationships with stakeholders, and pursuing new opportunities.

The Executive Director of Strategic Consulting is a senior position within Leading Educators. The EDSC will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer.

For more information about this role and how to apply, download the full job description.

 

Communications Manager, Location Flexible - National
Are you obsessed with finding and sharing stories online? Do your friends look to you on Facebook and Twitter for the latest trends and ideas? As a leading organization in the teacher leadership movement, we are looking to transform how the world discovers and promotes information about teacher leadership.

The Communications Manager will work closely with the Leadership Team as the communications partner on a variety of strategic initiatives.

The Communications Manager will assist in setting and guiding the strategy for all communications, website, and public relations messages and collateral to consistently articulate Leading Educators’ mission. The Communications Manager will work to ensure that Leading Educators is viewed as the primary source, disseminator, and conduit of information within this diverse network and constituent base. Specifically in this role, the person will execute many of the organization’s external writing projects, monitor news coverage, and help deliver Leading Educators messaging in a variety of media that support the organization’s overall strategic efforts. Writing projects will include, but are not limited to: editorial projects, communications toolkits and training guides, talking points, and press releases.

For more information about this role and how to apply, download the full job description.

 

Greater New Orleans and Baton Rouge

 

Leadership Coach, Part-time - NOLA
The Leadership Coach undertakes direct coaching of participants in the Leading Educators Fellowship, relationship development, and continued program development. The role reports to the Program Director.

For more information about this role and how to apply, download the full job description.

 

Greater Kansas City

 

Program Manager - Kansas City
The Program Manager serves as the interface between Leading Educators and the schools, Fellows, and alumni we serve. In conjunction with other members of the Program Delivery team, the Program Manager is responsible for the development of Fellows working in high-need schools. The Program Manager builds and sustains positive, productive professional relationships with Fellows by ensuring frequent communication from program staff and providing logistical support to all program events to enhance their overall experience. Further, the Program Manager will support the Region’s growth by coordinating Fellow recruitment efforts throughout the region and will provide direct support to the Program Director.

For more information about this role and how to apply, download the full job description.

 

Memphis

 

Leadership Coach, Part-time - Memphis, TN.
The Leadership Coach undertakes direct coaching of participants in the Leading Educators Fellowship, in the areas of driving initiatives, developing self, and coaching others or leading teams. The role reports to the Program Director and the Full-time Leadership Coach will serve as a mentor to new consultants.

For more information about this role and how to apply, download the full job description.

 

Washington, D.C.

 

Currently, there are no open positions in this region. Please check back monthly, for any change in status. Flexible location positions are listed below.

 

 

Regional (Flexible)

 

Vice-President of External Relations, Location Flexible - National
The Vice President (VP) of External Relations will be responsible for the development of Leading Educators overall external relations strategy including the development, integration, and implementation of a broad range of public relations activities relative to the strategic direction and positioning of the organization and its leadership. In addition, the VP will design and implement a comprehensive plan for developing key external alliances by cultivating individual and philanthropic support to build Leading Educators visibility, impact, and financial resources.

For more information about this role and how to apply, download the full job description.

 

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