NPWorks San Diego, a service provided by Nonprofit Management Solutions
For the job seeker
Fundraising, Marketing, PR
For the employer
Establish Account
Existing Account
More resources
Contact Us

 Job Title   Posting Date   Organization

Programs Director

  10/11/2017   Arts for Learning San Diego
 Job Description        

•A passion for arts education in school and community settings, including the role of teaching artists/community artists in education •At least five years arts-based teaching experience in schools/community settings •At least three years of experience planning, implementing and evaluating arts education (discrete arts education + arts integration) as well as helping others plan, pilot and assess their own arts and arts integrated lessons •Demonstrated ability in observing teaching artists and/or classroom teachers and providing constructive feedback and facilitating discussions •Experience in evaluating artistic merit of diverse arts programs •Knowledge of the CA VAPA Standards, National Core Art Standards, 21st Century Skills, Common Core Standards, and Standards for Professional Learning •Experience in project management, including data collection and budget tracking •Proven experience in significantly growing a portfolio of programs/services •Experience with CRM Platforms Salesforce



The Programs Director should be strongly versed in best practices, recent trends, and important research in education in order to deliver high quality, holistic, impactful art education and arts integration programming throughout San Diego County with a focus on equity, reflection, authenticity, inquiry, student-centered pedagogy, and the creative process. The Programs Director builds a strong learning community that includes staff, teaching artists, classroom teachers, schools and community organizations, providing support, research, and resources while also facilitating opportunities for collaboration and peer-to-peer teaching/sharing of best practices. She/he provides a critical leadership role in large initiatives that require customized educational solutions, thus building capacity of the organization to place high quality, committed and supported teaching artists in our schools. A Bachelor’s degree is required in arts, education, non-profit program management, or related.


 Additional Information        

This is a FT exempt position (40 hours per week). Salary is commensurate with candidate’s qualifications and experiences. Paid vacation, holidays, sick days annually, Health and Retirement Benefits according to A4LSD benefit structure (per the A4LSD Employee Handbook) provided Employee successfully completes 90-day probationary period. Send Cover Letter, Resume and References to no later than 10/20/17. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. PLEASE ASK FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION.


 Contact   Fax to:   Email Inquiries to:

Tara M Graviss

  (619) 282-7598 is a service provided by Nonprofit Management Solutions.
Copyright © 2017 All Rights Reserved