Under the guidance and supervision of the Director of Operations, the Program Officer will play a key role supporting the work of the charter schools as part of the New Visions Charter Management Organization (CMO). The Charter Operations unit is configured to provide maximum support to schools in key operational areas. The Program Officer serves as an integral member of the Charter Operations unit and will participate in and support all facets of the unit’s work.
Education and Experience:
BA required, working towards a Masters degree is preferred
Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role, education experienced preferred
Previous charter school experience, a plus
Required Skill Set and Knowledge Base:
Advanced computer skills, including Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Access, and Google Apps
Experience with PowerSchool, preferred
Strong analytical, critical thinking and organizational skills.
Excellent writing, communication, presentation, and facilitation skills
Ability to identify and analyze critical issues and problem-solve program implementation
Initiative and proven ability to work independently with minimum supervision
Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines
Excellent interpersonal and teaming skills
Ability to work effectively as a member of a team
Interest in public education reform and commitment to the organizational mission