Title Program Associate for Education
Organization MINDPOP
Closing Date
Location Austin, TX
Information

MINDPOP seeks a capable and creative individual to provide direct support for the Education Director implementing programs and activities that increase student access to the arts and creative learning in Austin.

MINDPOP is a non-profit organization that designs and builds creative learning systems nationwide. As the managing partner of Austin’s Creative Learning Initiative, we are responsible for the design and coordination of this collective impact effort with lead partners Austin ISD, the City of Austin and implementation partners from more than 100+ arts organizations. MINDPOP offers consulting services nationally to communities interested in expanding creative learning system models in their own community.

The Program Associate for Education will be responsible for working with the Education Director to develop, edit, and maintain curriculum modules, manage Creative Learning Initiative materials and events, including support with event and professional development logistics. Ideal candidates will have strong writing and editing skills; strong project management skills; experience teaching and a background in the arts.

Specific job responsibilities:
• Writing and copy editing for a variety of audiences including teachers, artists, and the public
• Support researching and writing education resources including professional development workshops
• Project management of MINDPOP educational events including professional development workshops
• Support for MINDPOP and CLI communications efforts including print, video, and social media
• Assume other responsibilities as requested.
Minimum qualifications:
• Demonstrated experience to perform the job responsibilities outlined above
• Highly proficient writing and editing skills

Compensation:
• Salary range between $38,000 – $42,000 based on qualifications and experience

Application procedure:
Submit the following materials to info@mindpop.org with the subject line “Program Associate for Education.” We are interested in filling this position ASAP so materials will be reviewed on a first come first serve basis with interviews anticipated to start in January.
• Cover letter demonstrating interest and ability to perform the job responsibilities
• Resume demonstrating experience and education
• One work sample demonstrating professional writing, educational material development, or successful project management plan
Current openings: https://www.mindpop.org/news/jan-2020

Notice: MINDPOP is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take active measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, or disability.

Website https://www.mindpop.org