Description of Job: The Director, School Development, Bay Area is a consultant, project manager, tough love coach. This role advises new school teams on how to plan for, launch and keep open high-quality charter schools in the Bay Area. As a Director level role, this position also has team leadership responsibilities.
Overview of Responsibilities: The Director, School Development, Bay Area position manages charter school development support for the California Charter Schools Association's San Francisco / Bay Area region. The position reports directly to the Managing Director of School Development.
As part of the statewide School Development and Support team, focusing on growing the number of new charter schools in California, the School Development Director's primary responsibilities include outreach and recruitment of new school developers, providing strategy, supports and project management throughout the new school development process for the San Francisco-Bay Area region of California. The other primary responsibilities of this role include team leadership responsibilities, to be determined in partnership with the Managing Director and other Directors on the School Development team. The position covers a large geographic territory and requires the ability to support schools remotely and travel throughout the area.
The School Development Director, Bay Area, is responsible to execute CCSA priorities through the following specific responsibilities:
Please send both, cover letter and resume, as one PDF or Word document. The cover letter should answer the following questions:
Save the document as "your first name and last name" - Director, School Development & Support, Bay Area email it as an attachment to: SDSCareers@ccsa.org. Please do not write anything on the subject line or in the email body.
Position will be open until filled.
About the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) (501c3)
The California Charter Schools Association is the membership and professional organization serving over 1,260 charter public schools and more than 630,000 students in the state of California. The Vision of the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is to increase student learning by growing the number of families choosing high quality charter schools so that no child is denied the right to a great public education. The Mission of CCSA is to have a million students attending charter public schools by 2022, with charter public schools outperforming non charter public schools on every measure.
About the California Charter Schools Association Advocates (CCSA Advocates) (501c4)
The California Charter Schools Association Advocates (CCSA Advocates) is a 501(c)(4) organization dedicated to increasing the involvement of the charter school community in the public policy arena, creating a pipeline of charter school supporters and activists, electing public officials who support California charter schools, and growing the political influence of the California charter school movement. The Vision of the California Charter Schools Association Advocates (CCSAA) is to increase student learning by growing the number of families choosing high quality charter schools so that no child is denied the right to a great public education. The Mission of Advocates is to increase the number of students attending quality charter schools in California as quickly as possible by creating a political environment that is supportive of charter schools. For more information, please visit http://www.ccsaadvocates.org/.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Contra Costa County, California