EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR
CONNECT Summit County, a non-profit, grass roots mental health advocacy organization, is seeking an individual experienced in creating and executing educational programs for its new Educational Programming Director position. This is a part-time position of approximately 25-30 hours per week that would report to the Executive Director. The position requires working from a home office with frequent interaction with the Executive Director and Board of Directors. Salary based on experience. No benefits.
Coordination, execution, and oversight of all aspects of educational programs offered by CONNECT Summit County, including May Mental Health Awareness Month.
Oversees program content and ensures that educational programming aligns with CONNECT’s mission.
Identifies trends and needs in mental health education and design of programmatic responses including preparation of program descriptions and narratives for grant applications.
Builds and maintains mutually beneficial relationships with city and county government, school districts, schools, and community organizations in Summit County.
Expands the reach of the CONNECT Summit County by cultivating strategic partnerships with other nonprofit entities in Summit County.
Development of budgets for education programs and tracking to ensure that programs operate within financial parameters set forth in the board-approved budget.
Works with the Executive Director on program publicity and marketing, including the development of all printed and online education materials, brochures, guides, worksheets, flyers, paid media, and earned media.
Represents CONNECT to the public and other stakeholders at community events.
Works with CONNECT volunteers before, during, and after programs.
Develops and implements program evaluation tools to measure and interpret outcomes, program goals, and objectives.
College Degree Required.
High degree of self-motivation and initiative.
Ability to take direction from executive director; flexibility; detail-oriented; patience; and organizational ability.
Ability to multi-task among competing priorities.
Excellent written and oral communications skills; ability to speak and present in front of large groups.
Experience with Microsoft Office applications including highly proficient Excel skills.
Experience with managing Word Press and/or other website platforms.
Experience with marketing across modern social media platforms, including Mail Chimp, Facebook, and Instagram.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Ability to delegate effectively.
Ability to work well with volunteers in a small organization.
To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume, along with two references to [email protected].