The World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana seeks a full-time global education program manager to support the development of global literacy in Kentuckiana students. The position will be responsible for the planning, execution, and evaluation of all educational programming for students and teachers, growing relationships with area schools and districts, and supporting the development of additional initiatives. This position reports to the executive director.
Detailed Description of Job Functions
Program Planning, Facilitation, & Evaluation (40%)
Program Development Support (30%)
School Relationship Building & Communication (20%)
Environment and Other Expectations
The WAC office is located in the Portland neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. WAC staff work in a fast-paced environment and should be prepared to balance multiple priorities and deadlines, take ownership of their projects, and work independently, as part of a team, and with a variety of interns, volunteers, board members, and other area organizations. Applicants should have their own transportation and be able to drive around the Kentuckiana area. Given the realities of Covid, we anticipate this position to be at least partially remote, so applicants should have access to reliable phone and internet service. Applicants should reside in the greater Louisville metro area. This position involves primarily daytime, weekday hours but applicants will need to be flexible to support after-hours events and student programming on the weekends.
The salary for this position is $37,000-$40,000/year, plus health insurance supplement.
WAC is an equal-opportunity employer. We are dedicated to supporting a diverse workforce and providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Applicants of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
Since 1985, the World Affairs Council of Kentucky & Southern Indiana (WAC) has been a hub for international exchange, dialogue, and learning. Our mission is to inform, connect and engage the community about the issues that affect people in an increasingly complex world. We achieve this by providing a forum for diverse perspectives and engaging discussions, and by connecting the region with the future leaders of the world across all public, private and non-governmental sectors. We provide opportunities for the public to learn about the global and cultural diversity of the local community and the wider world. Learn more at www.worldkentucky.org.
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