Program Manager/Trainer at Wellesley College

Posted in Executive 13 days ago.

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Location: Wellesley, Massachusetts

Job Description:


Program Management
Design, develop, evaluate and oversee Open Circle's programs.
Research, evaluate and author curricula and program materials.
Research and author articles for newsletters and other publications.
Contribute to discussions and decisions about Open Circle's leadership.
Program Delivery
Provide training and coaching to participants in Open Circle programs (NOTE: training schedule is very busy during the summer months).
Grade papers for students receiving graduate credit in conjunction with Open Circle training programs.
Frequent travel within Massachusetts and periodic travel out of state.


At least 3 years of experience providing training and coaching
Demonstrated success in researching, designing and evaluating curricula and professional development programs
Demonstrated experience in effective program management and leadership
Experience working in schools
Experience and proficiency working in culturally and economically diverse communities
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with others
Excellent verbal, interpersonal, communication, and relationship-building skills
Self-aware, reflective, and interested in ongoing social and emotional growth
Excellent writing skills, experience with a variety of writing forms (e.g. articles, curricula, book chapters, correspondence)
Ability to offer and receive constructive feedback; operate with a growth mindset (i.e. a desire to continually enhance one's skills)
Ability to problem-solve and to remain calm in stressful or unexpected situations
Organized, efficient, ability to handle multiple tasks and effective at time management
Proficiency with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint required
Experience with or desire to learn Adobe InDesign, Survey Monkey, and FileMaker or other database software preferred
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
Ability to transport training materials
Bachelor's degree or 5-7 years equivalent experience; master's degree preferred
Open Circle is dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive team because we serve educators, students and families from tremendously diverse backgrounds and identities; we've seen how our program and impact are strengthened the more we reflect that diversity. In addition, we have found (and we believe the research) that diverse teams are higher-performing, and we embrace the varied perspectives that our team members share with each other.

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EEO/Affirmative Action Statement

Wellesley College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Wellesley College and all its subcontractors shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that Wellesley College and all of its subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Candidates who believe they can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.

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