POSITION: Elementary Program Manager
APPLY: Email resume and cover letter to Flora Teo, JA President firstname.lastname@example.org.
Junior Achievement: Empowering young people to own their economic success®
Junior Achievement of Alaska’s purpose is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. Junior Achievement reaches more than 16,000 students annually in relevant, hands-on learning experiences that teach young people to manage their money, plan for their economic future, own their own businesses, and develop readiness for careers or college.
Junior Achievement associates are known for their passion for the JA mission that brings together business and education to work with students in kindergarten through high school so they are empowered to own their economic success. Members of the JA team interact with community leaders who support JA with their time, treasure, and talent. Junior Achievement of Alaska offers a collaborative, inclusive work environment and the opportunity to impact the lives of young people in our community.
HIRING SALARY: $40,000 - $45,000 DOE, benefits package, generous vacation and flexible scheduling
POSITION CONCEPT: The Elementary Program Manager will manage programs with particular emphasis on volunteer recruiting, training (both virtual and in-person), placement, support, and recognition. Facilitate JA activities at elementary schools, volunteers and teachers, uphold quality standards for the organization, assure adherence to program models and program expansion, and develop and maintain good educator relationships at all levels.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to: sit, walk, occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, continually required to talk or hear, occasionally required to bend, lift, or climb, frequently required to lift and carry light weights (25-50 pounds), and specific vision abilities include: close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust or focus.