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Special Projects Manager – Part-Time 
Location: Pittsburgh/Southwest PA

The role’s primary responsibilities include: 


  • Build and manage relationships that help support and empower the local community of classrooms running EdCorps

  • Foster ongoing and new relationships with funding partners, school partners, and community partners, with a special emphasis on developing and executing fundraising strategies 

  • Provide coaching and technical support to educators/classrooms using EdCorps throughout the Pittsburgh region

  • Recruit and onboard new classes using EdCorps, with a focus on supporting youth furthest from opportunities

  • Manage grant deadlines and reporting with various funding partners 

  • Collaborate with RWS team to amplify notable accomplishments from the Pittsburgh EdCorps community

  • Communicate and collaborate with Team RWS to provide exemplary community-wide support to the EdCorps community. 

  • Attend and represent Real World Scholars at relevant community events and meetings.

  • Maintain accurate records and documentation for all program activities.

This person (Skills, Knowledge and Abilities): 

  • Is organized with the ability to self-manage timelines effectively 

  • Enjoys building and maintaining relationships with new and current partners 

  • Has incredible communication skills (written and verbal) and practices 

  • Is familiar with the K-12 educational system and enjoys working with educators 

  • Is an activator, energized by new opportunities and relationships

  • Has experience working with grant applications, reporting, and timelines 

  • Has strong project management skills and ability to manage shifting priorities to meet deadlines

  • Has a passion for advancing transformational educational opportunities for young people furthest from opportunity

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

  • 3+ years of experience working in K-12 education 

  • Experience building relationships across the Pittsburgh Community, with experience working in the Remake Learning Network a plus 

  • Grant writing and grant management experience 

  • Ability to travel around Pittsburgh/Southwest PA

  • Experience with G Suite, Slack, and a plus

The role is remote and part-time (50%). The salary range for the role is $34,000-$36,000 per year. 

Please submit a copy of your resume and a cover letter (or a video, two minutes or less) below before April 5, 2023. 

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