Educational Program Manager


organization:Nonprofit Technology Network
position summary:

NTEN seeks an Educational Program Manager, a person passionate about helping nonprofits learn to use technology to further their missions and causes. This position will be critical to adding a higher level of quality and evaluation to NTEN’s various educational offerings. Reporting to NTEN’s Program Director, the Educational Program Manger will be an integral part of the Program team but also working with staff across the organization. The key goals for this position will be educating and supporting nonprofit staff to gain the necessary skills to integrate technology into their work as well as working closely with presenters to ensure quality offerings. The position is full-time with benefits.

Aligned with these goals, the Educational Program Manager must accomplish the following:

Program Development & Planning

* Plan, implement, and evaluate NTEN's online educational programming in accordance with the mission and goals of the organization.
* Research and define learning needs for NTEN community and greater nonprofit sector in relation to NTEN’s mission.
* Develop learning objectives in coordination with NTEN presenters for specific programs.
* Ensure that learning objectives and programs align with annual online educational programming plan.
* Conduct ongoing evaluation of online educational program.

Presenter Training & Evaluation

* Coordinate with NTEN presenters throughout the webinar lifecycle from defining learning objectives to evaluation.
* Develop training materials for speakers about various program formats.
* Conduct trainings with NTEN speakers as needed.
* Coordination of presenters for the Nonprofit Technology Conference.

Certification Program Development for Nonprofit Technology Leaders

* Research existing certification models.
* Create a certification model plan for implementation.

Program Management

* Monitor the day-to-day delivery of the online educational program to maintain or improve quality.
* Participate in weekly program team meetings to ensure delivery is aligned with goals.

Financial Management & Planning

* In coordination with Program Director, ensure that the online educational program plan meets revenue from approved budget.

NTEN Culture & Values

* Embrace NTEN's mission and values in all aspects of this work.
* Build and maintain a strong level of trust and respect for your colleagues to do the work that we are passionate about.
* Be an active participant in making NTEN a fun, spirited place to work and for employees to thrive.
* Have a passion for technology and nonprofits, and a general belief that technology can help make the world a better place.

About NTEN: A community transforming technology into social change.

We believe that technology allows nonprofits to work with greater social impact. Our goal is to enable our members to do their jobs better, and to help their organizations strategically use technology so that they, in turn, will make the world a better, just, and equitable place.

NTEN facilitates the exchange of knowledge and information within our community. We connect our members to each other, provide professional development opportunities, educate our constituency on issues of technology use in nonprofits, and spearhead research, advocacy, and education on technology issues affecting our entire community.

How to apply:

Please email a cover letter and resume, both as a single PDF attached to an email, to [email protected] No telephone inquiries please. Your cover letter should address your specific interest in NTEN’s mission and your accomplishments in guiding a student to reaching a defined learning goal. NTEN is an equal opportunity employer. Position open until filled.

Salary / Pay Rate:Salary commensurate with experience.
Apply by:November 28, 2011
Qualifications:* 5+ years related work experience, preferably 1-2 years in the nonprofit sector * Bachelor's Degree / Master’s Degree / Equivalent Experience in a training or education-related position * Knowledge of adult learning theory and educational curriculum development * Ability to research and apply new learning and delivery methods to NTEN’s educational programs, including certification models * Demonstrated experience in using technology in an educational setting * Proven effectiveness at group/team leadership and project management * Ability to work in a close team environment with others * Strong communication skills with proficiency in developing written communications and the development and delivery of oral presentations * Volunteer management experience desired
Education Required:College degree
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer

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