Position: Professional Development Manager
Classification: Full-time; Exempt
Reports to: Executive Director
Salary Range: $52,000 – $66,000 DOE
Supervises: Office & Events Coordinator
Location: Sacramento, CA
California Head Start Association is seeking a creative and business savvy professional to serve as the Professional Development Manager (PDM), leading all aspects CHSA’s conferences and learning programs.
Benefits include employer paid medical/dental/vision for employees, a monthly stipend for transportation / parking, a Simple IRA matching contribution after one year, and a cell phone allowance.
About Us CHSA is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation supporting California’s Head Start programs who serve children in poverty and their families. CHSA offices are in downtown Sacramento, just a short walk from the state capitol, downtown restaurants and the new Golden One Center.
Prepare a resume and a one-page cover letter as two separate PDF files and email them to: email@example.com by close of business on Sunday, June 4. Printed materials will not be accepted. CHSA does not pay relocation expenses or travel costs for applicants. You will be contacted only if you are selected for interview. CHSA regrets that it cannot respond to all applicants.
Please note the timeline:
1st interviews: June 13-14
2nd interviews: June 27-28
Preferred start date: July 16
The full job description is below.
Professional Development Manager Job Description
The Professional Development Manager (PDM) is responsible for leading and expanding CHSA’s member learning programs, and directs all aspects of logistical planning for CHSA learning events.
Note: The PDM is required to travel for up to approximately five weeks annually for event planning and implementation. All travel expenses are covered by CHSA. The dates and locations change annually, and are presented here for illustrative purposes only. CHSA secures conference dates and locations more than a year in advance.
1. Site Selection and Contract Negotiations
3. Education/Content Recruitment
4. Volunteer Leadership and Management
Directs all volunteers for events including:
5. Event Building
7. Exhibitor and Vendor Recruitment
Produce, promote and manage exhibitors and community resource vendors, at events including:
8. Event Management
Manages event logistics including but not limited to:
9. New Initiatives
The Professional Development Manager will explore new opportunities to engage members in professional development, including online venues.
Qualifications: Education & Experience
Skills & Abilities
Email a resume and a one-page cover letter as two separate PDF files and email them to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Sacramento, CA
Salary: 52000.00 - 66000.00
Posted On: May 19th, 2017
CHSA supports the Head Start community through effective advocacy, conferences, trainings and member resources. Head Start operates hundreds of preschools and infant-toddler programs throughout California providing high quality education and services to over 100,000 low income children and their parents.