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Methow Campus Program Manager
|School Name||Bush School, The|
|City, State||Seattle, WA|
The Bush School is dedicated to valuing different perspectives and backgrounds, inspiring curiosity, motivating employees to take risks, and encouraging compassion and kindness. Our employees enjoy an environment that inspires creativity and being part of a collaborative community.
Methow Campus Program Manage; Mazama, WA
Part-time - salary based on experience
* This position is eligible for health and retirement benefits (details during hiring process)
* This position requires applicants to be, at the time of application, legally authorized to work in the United States. The Bush School does not offer visa sponsorship for this position and will not consider applicants who require visa sponsorship.
The Bush School is seeking a dynamic and innovative educator to join our school community as a part-time Methow Campus Program Manager starting May 1, 2021. The position supports a well-integrated, experiential educational program aligned with the school’s progressive history and its mission. We are looking for a candidate who can support the school’s mission of diversity and inclusion and who has a background that displays and proves an understanding of building community.
The program manager’s primary responsibilities include: developing experiential programs for the school’s Methow campus; coordinating with individuals and organizations in the Methow Valley to build long-term, sustainable educational opportunities for Bush students; working closely with Bush faculty to align curriculum for E-weeks, three-week Cascade immersions, and senior projects; planning for future residential programs; serving as liaison between The Bush School and the local community on current projects and management of future opportunities; and communicating the school’s mission, values, and culture to local residents, students, and businesses.
The program manager is an important part of The Bush School’s team, and reports to the assistant head of school for academics. The program manager will collaborate closely with the Division Directors, Athletic Director, Experiential Program Manager, Assistant Head of School for Finance and Operations, Methow Campus Facilities Director, and the Head of School.
A qualified candidate will be able to manage the key responsibilities and tasks as listed below:
Successful candidates will have the essential skills listed below:
About The Bush School
The School’s Mission
To spark in students of diverse backgrounds and talents a passion for learning, accomplishment, and contribution to their communities
Foundations of a Bush Education
The Bush School is an independent, coeducational, K -12 school with a current enrollment of 640 students. The school is located in the Washington Park/Madison Valley neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. Established in 1924 by progressive educator Helen Taylor Bush, the school takes great pride in the unique quality of its learning environment. The school’s intentional commitment to its educational foundations prepares students and graduates to make a meaningful difference in the world. Experiential education is a distinguishing and vital element of the school’s philosophy and curriculum. The school’s culture is shaped by a challenging academic program carried out in an environment that emphasizes kindness and collaboration over competition. In addition to being an educational leader, the program coordinator must embrace Bush’s mission, philosophy, values, and culture in order to enthusiastically advocate for the school. The school combines academic rigor with an authentic, healthy, and positive peer culture and is proud of its strong sense of community. It will also be important that the program coordinator develop an understanding of the “culture of Seattle” and its relationship to his/her work for the school.
HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in working at The Bush School, but this position doesn’t fit your talents, please visit our website, www.bush.edu, for additional openings or email your resume to email@example.com.
All applications are appreciated and reviewed, however only those selected for interview will be contacted.
The Bush School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Bush School does not discriminate in matters of employment, recruitment, admission or administration of any of its programs on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information. In addition, The Bush School does not discriminate in matters of employment based on the basis of age or marital status.