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Education Manager

Education Manager

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US-MI-Grand Rapids
Arts and Education
Regular Full-Time

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Under general supervision from the Program Director, the Education Manager will perform professional duties in coordinating, implementing, and supervising education spaces and programs for the Grand Rapids Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center.


Manage daily operations of the education program areas, programs, events and equipment.

Recruit, train and supervise all education department employees and volunteers.

Develop, implement and evaluate education programming.

Develop and maintain professional relationships with community partners, local schools, and other organizations for the purpose of identifying community needs and participating in relevant partnerships.



Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Recreation Management, or relevant field is required.

Two or more years’ experience in managing programs in a community center and/or camp setting.

Previous supervisory experience or leadership experience working in a team setting is preferred.

Be able to read, write and communicate in English with the preferred ability to also communicate in Spanish.