Program Coordinator for Oregon Humanities


organization:Oregon Humanities
position summary:

Are you curious, thoughtful, organized, and ambitious? Do you want to share your passion for the humanities with teachers, teens, and Oregonians from all walks of life? Do you want to support Oregon Humanities in its efforts to connect Oregonians to ideas that change lives and transform communities?

If so, consider applying to be a part-time (20 hours/week) program coordinator, who works on the following Oregon Humanities programs: a summer Teacher Institute for Oregon secondary school teachers; Happy Camp: Summer Honors Symposium, a three-day overnight humanities camp for Oregon teens; Think & Drink, a quarterly conversation series in Portland; and special programs as assigned. More information and the full job description are available on the Oregon Humanities website.

Salary / Pay Rate:Depends on experience
Apply by:April 6, 2011
Required Skills and Abilities:Ideal candidates will have K-12 classroom and humanities-based programming experience, and a background in event planning and marketing. Occasional travel within Oregon will be required.
Qualifications:Qualified candidates will have a bachelor of arts degree, administrative and nonprofit experience, familiarity with MS Office and FileMaker Pro, and a proven ability to work efficiently and independently.
Education Required:College degree