Senior Director, Professional Learning and Events

AVID Center - San Diego, California - Full time

AVID Center is currently seeking a dynamic, experienced, and motivating leader to serve as the Senior Director, Professional Learning and Events.

The Mission: Shape the learning experiences that inspire and mobilize educators to close the opportunity, expectations, and achievement gaps with students.

Ideal candidates will have a strong background in education and/or AVID and will leverage that knowledge to create the vision for the departments, which will drive all initiatives to expand AVID’s reach into both face-to-face and online professional learning platforms.

Attributes include, but are not limited to:

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to collaborate as well as make informed decisions with conviction
  • Extensive supervision experience, ensuring accountability with the savvy to energize, inspire, and motivate teams of professionals
  • Proven passion for professional learning, foresight, and an innovative mind to push the organization forward
  • Someone who easily transitions from big-picture to day-to-day needs and is not afraid to get their hands dirty

So far in 2018, more than 70,000 educators have attended professional learning events, which translates to 2 million students supported. AVID Center strives to continue to grow those numbers, and the Senior Director, Professional Learning and Events will have a direct impact to make that happen.

Come be a part of the AVID Center legacy—join our team!

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AVID Center

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is a nationally recognized, nonprofit organization that is dedicated to closing the opportunity, expectations, and achievement gaps in education by partnering with schools all over the country to prepare students for college, careers, and life.

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