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Vice President of Public Policy, COE

The Council for Opportunity in Education (“COE” or “the Council”) seeks a dynamic and accomplished Vice President of Public Policy (“Vice President”) to help develop and implement a robust policy agenda to strengthen programs to support low-income, first-generation college students, most notably the Federal TRIO Programs (“TRIO”). Reporting to the Executive Vice President, the Vice President will work to ensure that voices of COE’s constituents — college access and success professionals and the students they serve — are well-represented in all conversations concerning federal funding and authorization of programs to support low-income and first-generation students.

Assistant Director, Advocacy Engagement and Capacity, ALA

The American Library Association (ALA) is seeking a full-time grassroots professional to join our Public Policy and Advocacy Office located in Washington, DC.

This is a new position for the Public Policy and Advocacy Office. The Assistant Director of Advocacy Engagement and Capacity will be responsible for developing and growing ALA’s National Network of Advocates and providing technical assistance and training to strengthen state chapters in developing and implementing policy and advocacy strategies.

The Assistant Director will serve as the key point of coordination for the network’s policy-advocacy capacity building efforts, including trainings, Hill Days, fly-ins and virtual conferences for ALA members. They will also lead ALA members to engage in advocacy efforts at the national, state and local level and will work closely with the Public Policy and Advocacy team to advance ALA’s public policy priorities.

Assistant Director of Government Relations, AACTE

This position supports the Association’s government relations work in Washington, D.C. The Assistant Director provides essential support to the Senior Director and leads on particular advocacy initiatives with the Congress or a federal agency. In addition, the Assistant Director develops and implements strategies to promote and augment the advocacy efforts of the Association. The Assistant Director also works with the Assistant Director of State Chapters and Advocacy to support the advocacy efforts of the Association’s state affiliates. The Assistant Director works with the Assistant Director of State Chapters and Advocacy on the development of state model legislation that support the profession. In addition, this position will support state affiliates in responding to requests for comment on legislation, regulations or guidance, as well as legislative testimony, in consultation with and/or in collaboration with the Senior Director. This position is also responsible for following state legislative and policy trends and to communicate the trends to the membership, the ACSR Executive Committee, state chapter leaders, and AACTE staff, as well as to formulate and implement strategies on said policies with political acumen. The Assistant Director is responsible for drafting advocacy materials, including letters to Congress and Action Alert texts, as well as advocacy guides and blogs.

Associate Director for Professional Development, Program Associate, NCCEP

The National Council for Community and Education Partnerships is seeking a full-time Associate Director for Professional Development to work closely with and report to the Vice President of Programs. The ideal candidate is a results-oriented, mission driven professional who has the ability to work as part of a cohesive team, interact with a diverse group of stakeholders, and who has the ability to work independently to meet project goals. This role will support a number of programmatic endeavors aimed at upskilling the GEAR UP ecosystem including NCCEP’s two annual convenings and the GEAR UP Study Lab (e-learning system).

Interested individuals should send a cover letter detailing how your skills and experiences align to this job description, your resume, and salary requirements with the subject line “NCCEP Associate Director – Professional Development,” by November 8, 2019:

JUANA ADANIYA
NCCEP
1331 H ST NW, SUITE 900
WASHINGTON, DC 20005
FAX TO: (202) 530-0809
JUANA_ADANIYA@EDPARTNERSHIPS.ORG

Program Associate, NCCEP

The National Council for Community and Education Partnerships is seeking a full-time Program Associate to work closely with the Vice President of Programs. The ideal candidate is a results-oriented, mission driven professional who has the ability to work as part of a cohesive team, interact with a diverse group of stakeholders, and who also has the ability to work independently to meet project goals. The Program Associate will support a number of programmatic endeavors that include events planning and logistics, constituent relations, and contractual delivery.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter detailing how your skills and experiences align to this job description, your resume, and salary requirements with the subject line “NCCEP Associate Director – Professional Development,” by November 8, 2019:

JUANA ADANIYA
NCCEP
1331 H ST NW, SUITE 900
WASHINGTON, DC 20005
FAX TO: (202) 530-0809
JUANA_ADANIYA@EDPARTNERSHIPS.ORG

Senior Policy Associate, Federal Policy Associate, Administrative and Membership Associate, Advance CTE

Advance CTE is looking for passionate and committed individuals to join our team to support our goal of advancing high-quality Career Technical Education (CTE) for each learner. The recent reauthorization of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) provides a unique opportunity for dedicated individuals to have a meaningful impact by working at a mission-driven membership organization.

Specifically, Advance CTE is hiring:

Senior Policy Associate to lead a major effort to revise the National Career Clusters Framework, which will impact millions of learners across the country, as well as support Advance CTE’s federal and state policy strategies.

Federal Policy Associate to help advance the organization’s federal policy priorities and national advocacy efforts by engaging Congressional offices, building strong partnerships with other national organizations, and providing Advance CTE  members with up-to-date information and resources.

An Administrative & Membership Associate to lead and support a wide range of projects and tasks, including managing the office, providing an array of administrative and executive support, maintaining a robust membership database and supporting member engagement efforts.

Associate Vice President of Communications & Marketing, COE

The Council for Opportunity in Education (“COE” or “the Council”) seeks a dynamic, creative, and accomplished Associate Vice President of Communications & Marketing (“Associate Vice President”) to develop and implement the content and strategy for all print, digital, and multimedia communications of the Council in order to consistently and effectively represent COE’s brand and mission as well as promote COE’s products and services. Reporting to the Executive Vice President, the Associate Vice President will work to ensure that COE is viewed as the primary authority on matters relating to the educational advancement of low-income and first-generation students.

CASE Executive Director retirement announcement, seeking interested applicants

The Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) Executive Director Dr. Luann Purcell has announced plans to retire at the end of February 2020. A search for Dr. Purcell’s replacement is underway.

The organization plans to initiate a search for the next executive director in the coming weeks with President-Elect Erin Maguire chairing the search team.  Interested applications are encouraged to contact Mrs. Maguire at emaguire@ewsd.org or via phone at 802-857-2018.

University of California, Principal Legislative Analyst

This position is under the direction of the Director of Research and is located in the University of California’s Office of Federal Governmental Relations (FGR) in Washington, D.C. This position is responsible for legislative analysis and advocacy for federal policy impacting university research. The position serves as an advocate for UC with Congress, the Administration and federal agencies.

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