Assistant K-12 Education Director

NewBoCo is looking for an Assistant K-12 Education Director in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This person will support NewBoCo’s K-12 Education programs along with the K-12 Education Director.  This is a very fast-paced, service-focused team with opportunities to lead the implementation and expansion of local and statewide programs.

Responsibilities

  • Running large events (travel is occasionally necessary)
  • Supporting teacher workshops
  • Answering questions about our student or teacher facing programs
  • Recruiting teachers for workshops
  • Promoting opportunities for students
  • Working with our facilitators to deliver high-quality experiences
  • Tracking deliverables 
  • Creating content for students or teachers
  • Volunteer management and recruitment
  • Develop strategies to improve and expand our programs
  • Passions for innovation in education and STEM education

Requirements

  • Ability to identify areas for improvement and share ideas to make changes
  • Strong communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable with learning new things
  • Comfortable creating new content
  • Ability to work with students and adults

Preferred Experience

  • Experience with K-12 education
  • Experience with computer science education
  • Experience with STEM education
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with social media marketing
  • Experience with WordPress
  • Experience with managing volunteers

Role Details

  • This role requires an adjusted schedule as most Saturdays will be work days, which means this position can select a day (Monday-Friday) to have off instead.
  • You’ll be required to pass a background check, and enter an agreement to safeguard proprietary information of NewBoCo and our clients, as a part of the on-boarding process.
  • Benefits include company contributions to health/vision/dental insurance plans and a SIMPLE IRA retirement plan with company match

If you are interested, email us at k12@newbo.co with:

  • a resume
  • anything else that you think helps tells us why you’re the best candidate for this role