Director of Community

Nearpod - Miami, FL - Full time

Nearpod - Miami, FL - Full time

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Position Overview:

Nearpod is seeking a passionate and seasoned Director of Community to drive the strategy and implementation of Nearpod’s community programs which includes: the Nearpod Pionear program, the Nearpod Certified Educator program and the Nearpod Distinguished Schools program. 

As a senior member of the Marketing team, this role will be responsible for building and scaling the community brands, creating and managing high quality educational and training programs and defining key performance indicators to measure the success of the individual programs. This role requires someone with a strong passion for community and experience in a cross-functional team.


  • Lead, define and implement the strategy around each of the Nearpod community programs
  • Work closely with the Customer Success team to systematically provide ambassador resources for training and onboarding schools + districts
  • Develop, maintain and improve community website landing pages
  • Lead and organize user conferences for the Nearpod Pionear and Certified Educator programs
  • Recruit, scale and strategical grow the Nearpod Pionear program & the Nearpod Certified Educator programs
  • Identify opportunities and execute on your vision to create, grow, and leverage educator communities that support growth and engagement on the Nearpod platform
  • Track success of campaigns and makes recommendations to inform strategic plan, next steps
  • Promote and evangelize community activities internally
  • Support internal and external community training as necessary


  • A Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, communication or related field required
  • At least 5-7 years of teaching, community management, and/or professional relationship-building experience required
  • Experience creating and growing a community whose members work toward organizational goals
  • Demonstrated experience driving results through paid and organic social media campaigns
  • Demonstrated experience using analytical tools to measure performance, determine improvements, and make adjustments accordingly
  • Experience with social publishing tools and CRM
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, a self-starter who is internally driven to make an impact on both the customer and a growth directed organization
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams and projects
  • Aptitude for being organized with flexibility to deliver results in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for education
  • Experience working in schools and districts is a plus
  • Ability to effectively interact and influence at senior leader/executive levels
  • Excellent communication abilities with all levels and roles within an organization
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

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Experience Level

Senior Level


Nearpod is an award-winning education technology company empowering teachers to create learning experiences that engage and inspire students.

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