ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION
EL Education is redefining student achievement in diverse communities across the country, ensuring that all students master rigorous content, develop positive character, and produce high-quality work. We create great public schools where they are needed most, inspiring teachers and students to achieve more than they thought possible.
EL Education’s portfolio of instructional materials and coaching services draws on decades of deep partnership with schools and districts in our national school network—those implementing our school model—and in our family of literacy partners—those implementing our Language Arts curriculum.
Based on our founding principles of meaningful work, character, and respect for teachers, EL Education’s offerings transform teaching and learning to promote habits of scholarship and character that lead to high student achievement. In addition to success on standardized tests, EL Education students demonstrate critical thinking, intellectual courage, and emotional resilience; they possess the passion and the capacity to contribute to a better world.
EL Education, a 501c(3) nonprofit, was founded in 1992 by Outward Bound USA in collaboration with the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
ABOUT THE POSITION
The Project Manager, Consultant works with the Director, Virtual Services to support a grant-funded, year-long project. This would include oversight and management of grant outcomes, projects, and timelines. The Project Manager, Virtual Services will track project spending against the grant budget, coordinate internal and external meetings with all stakeholders, take meeting notes and track next steps, provide support in distribution of programmatic materials to schools and stakeholders, and provide overall management support.
Note: The consulting contract is from January 2021- November 2021.
Specific responsibilities include:
Planning, logistics and coordination management of Grant proposal and budget
Other duties as assigned, including but not limited to:
A successful candidate will have: