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“Empower Schools is a place where we are constantly looking for innovations that can help our most underserved students.”

Erika Giampietro, Senior Advisor, Higher Education

Opportunities with Empower Schools

Position: Manager or Senior Manager | Location: California (Flexible)
 

Application Deadline: April 25, 2022

Position Summary:

Reporting directly to one of our Partners, and working closely with other members of the Empower team, you will work to identify and support opportunities to design and launch innovative solutions that can better meet the needs of students.

As a Manager, you will lead the development and execution of Empower’s emerging work and strategy in California. Building on existing momentum, you will play a key role in growing empowered schools and empowering school systems to better meet the needs of students across the state. More specifically, your work will include (1) supporting our growth in California and potentially other select geographies, and (2) advancing our early college and career pathways innovation strategy.  

Your leadership in driving our growth will create opportunities for more students, especially those least well served by the current system, to access a high quality education and are equipped for college and career success. As part of this role, you will receive coaching and mentorship from experienced leaders and entrepreneurs and interact with a wide range of leaders and practitioners in the field. 

The ideal candidate is located in California, but location within the state is flexible. If public health conditions make travel possible then applicants must be willing to travel up to 25% of the time.

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Position: Senior Manager | Location: Flexible, Indiana preferred
Position Summary:
Location: Flexible, Indiana preferred
 

Reporting directly to one of our Partners, and working closely with other members of the Empower team, you will work to identify and support opportunities to design and launch innovative solutions that can better meet the needs of students.

As a Senior Manager, you will lead the development and execution of Empower’s emerging work and strategy in Indiana. Building on existing momentum, you will play a key role in growing empowered schools and empowering school systems to better meet the needs of students across the state. More specifically, your work will include (1) leading school and district design and partnership development to advance our early college and career pathways innovation strategy and (2) supporting our growth in Indiana and potentially other select geographies. 

If public health conditions make travel possible then applicants must be willing to travel up to 30% of the time (primarily within Indiana) to support the growth of our partnerships and on-the-ground support in communities across the state. As part of this role, you will receive coaching, mentorship, and guidance from experienced leaders inside and outside of our organization.

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We are always looking for talented people to join our team. Please contact us to learn more about working at Empower Schools.

Opportunities with our partners

Grow Our Own Action Network Coordinator, Education Partnership of the Permian Basin

The Grow Our Own Action Network (GO2) Coordinator is responsible for managing all work pertaining to the Grow Our Own Action Network and its goal of increasing college-going and career entry in the Permian Basin.

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Our Partners are always looking for talented leaders. Please contact us to learn more about opportunities with our Partner organizations.