Program Coordinator Position Summary:
CDE Foundation is seeking a dynamic, entrepreneurial-minded individual who is passionate about our mission and in building innovative programs that impact education at the state level. The Program Coordinator will provide support for programs and operations that will require collaboration across all our program teams and with the CEO and COO. Program support will be for three key initiatives of the CDE Foundation including the California STEAM Symposium, the CA Teacher Residency Lab, and the California Labor Management Initiative. The Program Coordinator will provide support to program teams with event development and management. For CDE-related fiscal sponsor grants, the Program Coordinator will provide grants management support. Operations support will include administrative tasks such as arranging meetings for staff and Board members and general office support, as well as supporting the CEO and COO to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. The full job description is here.
Program Manager Position Summary:
CDE Foundation is seeking a Program Manager who will be responsible for managing a portfolio of grants for the California Department of Education. As mentioned previously, CDE Foundation serves as the fiscal manager for CDE, and we currently manage approximately 20 grants totaling $4 million or greater on behalf of CDE. The grants support various CDE led initiatives in approximately eight program areas and/or strategic initiatives which include: Organizational Capacity Building, Advancing Equity, Family Engagement, Youth Mental Health, Career Readiness in Arts, Media and Entertainment, Expanded Learning, Bridging the Digital Divide, and support for CDE events such as CA awards programs. The role requires liaising with the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, senior-level executives, and staff across the agency to help achieve goals in the various program areas and strategic initiatives mentioned above. The Program Manager will report directly to the COO, Wendy Dougherty, and will collaborate closely with the COO and the CEO, Jessica Howard. This is a remote position given that the CDEF team currently works remotely. The team is primarily located in the Los Angeles metro area and the San Francisco Bay Area. Occasional travel will be required within California to Sacramento and other locations for staff retreats, key partner events, or regional meetings. The full job description is here.
Californians Dedicated to Education Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants who contribute to a diverse
work environment are strongly encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to [email protected]