Latinos In Action (LIA) Director of Elementary Programming Job Description
The mission of Latinos In Action is to empower Latino youth to lead and strengthen their communities. LIA offers an asset-based approach to bridging the graduation and opportunity gap for Latino students, working from within the educational system to create positive change. Our program operates as a year-long elective course taught by a highly qualified teacher at the middle school, junior high, and high school level.
LIA was founded in 2001 and currently operates in more than 350 schools across 14 different states, with more states, districts, and schools joining each year. The LIA staff “famiLIA” is currently a group of 20+ staff members and growing rapidly.
Overview: The Director of Elementary Programming will be a key player in supporting and expanding the LIA Elementary program. This position will work closely with the Founder/CEO to write and expand the Elementary LIA curriculum, as well as support implementation of the program in our partner elementary schools.
Position: Full-Time, Exempt
Location: This position is open to all US states, with a preference towards the 14 states LIA currently operates in. This is a hybrid position, with occasional in-person events and travel required.
Please contact Flor Ruelas: email@example.com
(cover letter & resume)