Regional Director of College Readiness

Summit Public Schools Published: October 19, 2018
Location
Seattle/Tacoma, WA
Job Type
Category

Description

The Regional Director of College Readiness will drive the success, development, and implementation of College Readiness for our first graduating class in 2018-2019.

The Regional Director of College Readiness will support college access for Summit students in Washington by providing individualized mentorship and counseling; teaching a college readiness course to 11th-grade students as needed; fostering relationships and sharing information with students’ families; and developing partnerships with Washington colleges and universities. This role will collaborate closely with the California Director of College Readiness and will support two of our schools in Tacoma and Seattle.

The ideal candidate has prior experience in college readiness or college admissions, and is able to advocate for related initiatives. The ideal candidate has exceptional relationship-building skills, an ability to engage potential college and university partnerships in the area, and can communicate with a variety of stakeholders. The ideal candidate is flexible, motivated by data to drive action, and is eager to support college access.

Who We Are:

What if all students graduated high school with not only content knowledge, but the habits and skills to successfully navigate college and career, with a sense of purpose to anchor them? This is the question at the core of Summit Public Schools. Summit is a public school system serving heterogeneous communities in the Bay Area and Washington State and operate 11 schools serving over 3,600 students.

We share our personalized approach to teaching and learning for free through Summit Learning, with more than 330 partner schools across the country. Summit Learning forms the foundation on which Summit’s successful schools were built, with our schools consistently ranking among the best in the nation.

Are you looking for the opportunity to lead change? Do you want to help reimagine what schools should be? We put students in the driver’s seat and empower them with the skills and habits they need to be successful in college and life. We need diverse, driven, and dynamic talent to join our growing team to help realize our educational vision.

To Apply

Interested in joining the team? We'd love to hear from you! Submit your application today: https://grnh.se/832a02fb1

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