Director of School Support Nevada

The Achievement Network - Las Vegas, Nevada - Full time

Director of School Support – Nevada

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada with up to 20% travel

Position is available: Immediately

THEOPPORTUNITY

As a Directorof School Support (DSS), your coaching of school and system leaderswill empower them to enact change that sets teachers up for successin the classroom, thus ensuring students receive the educationalopportunities they deserve. You will leverage your past experienceas an instructional leader to quickly build trust within yourpartner schools, identify strengths and opportunities, and developaction plans that lead to breakthrough results for kids. You'll besuccessful in influencing and motivating our partners because youthrive at marrying humility and assertiveness in everything youdo.

The Directorof School Support will report directly to the ExecutiveDirector, California & Nevada andwill work closely with the California and Nevada Network teamswhile also collaborating regularly with ANet national teams andpeer coaches in other regions.

WHATYOU'LL DO

Partner with and coach school leaders to strengthen instruction andincrease student achievement

Serve as aninstructional leadership coach for school leaders, inspiring andmotivating teams, supporting school-wide change management, andbuilding expertise in standards-based and data-driven instructionand teacher development

Support literacy, math, and leadership professionaldevelopment

Inpartnership with internal teams, customize core sessions to meetpartner needs for professional learning

Develop a strong network of ANet schools

Connectschool leaders with other schools to facilitate best practicesharing

Support internal ANet strength and growth

Developtools, coaching strategies, and innovative ideas for theorganization that improve our ability to coach schools

WHOYOU ARE AND WHAT YOU BRING

In order tobe successful in this role, candidates must demonstratethe following:

You are energized by roles where no day will be the same, but whereinstructional excellence is at the heart of everything youdo.

You have a passionate commitment to and a sense of urgency for thesupport of schools.

You bring prior experience managing or coaching other adults(e.g. schoolleadership, instructional coaching, etc.)

You are a learner. You don't shyaway from new or ambiguous situations, but rather dive right in andseek out opportunities to continuously improve your skills andexpand your impact on kids, while learning from those aroundyou.

You draw others in. Your abilityto read and respond to unspoken and implicit cues, and yourengaging presentation skills leave others energized and wanting toknow more.

You are motivated by working in an environment where we live outour core values daily.

You are excited to partner with schools and systems across theRegion and within your portfolio

Ideal candidates may also demonstrate the following

preferred qualifications:

You bring familiarity implementing the Common Core instructionalshifts, as teacher and/or as an instructional coach, specificallyin math and/or ELA

You have prior experience coaching teams, leading professionaldevelopment, and/or managing programs at adistrict/CMO-level

You bring prior experience working within, and/or knowledgeof, the education landscape within Nevada

HOWTO APPLY

We are now accepting applications for this position, which will bereviewed on a rolling basis. To apply, please click on the blue“Apply” button. You will then be prompted to complete abrief application and upload a resume and thoughtful cover letterin which you outline why you are interested in working for ANet andhow your skills and experience meet the qualifications of theposition.

ANet is committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization.We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage individuals ofall ethnic and racial backgrounds and gender identities to apply toour positions.

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Role

Curriculum Design

Experience Level

Mid Level

The Achievement Network

ANet is a nonprofit dedicated to the idea that every child deserves an excellent education and the opportunities it provides.

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