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Career Opportunities

Do you love working on behalf of children, fostering their growth and development? Do you want a job that is challenging, gratifying, and allows you the opportunity to impact tens of thousands of youth each year? Focusing on our three Pillars of Student Success: Entrepreneurship, Work Readiness and Financial Literacy, JA staff enjoy a culture of mutual respect and co-worker camaraderie.

Volunteer Coordinator

This regional position is the organization’s volunteer stewardship leader. As part of a collaborative team environment, this role ensures we connect local organizations and individuals to opportunities to inspire area youth through Junior Achievement programming focused on career readiness, financial literacy and entrepreneurship. This is a full-time position with competitive wages, benefits and bonus potential.

Program Director

This critical position is the organization’s program implementation leader. As part of a collaborative team environment, this role ensures area educators are knowledgeable of Junior Achievement’s curricular alignment with Federal and State standards regarding career readiness, financial literacy and entrepreneurship. This is a full-time position with competitive wages, benefits and bonus potential.

Stewardship Coordinator

This dynamic position will plan and implement strategic marketing initiatives by expanding awareness, engaging the community, and stewarding partnerships to support the Junior Achievement mission focused on career readiness, financial literacy, and entrepreneurship. This is a regional, full-time position with competitive wages, benefits, and bonus potential.

3DE Model Implementation Coordinator

The 3DE Model Implementation Coordinator acts as the model expert on the ground in our schools leading the localized implementation of the 3DE model, guiding school growth and maturity through strategic action planning, and partnering with a collaborative team to support the integration of 3DE's instructional model within the school.

3DE Case Experience Coordinator

The 3DE Case Experience Coordinator (internal - Director, Case Experience) acts as the case expert on the ground in our schools to bridge the business and education sectors and maximize student and teacher engagement and excitement around project-based learning and case-methodology.

Capstone Coordinator

This position is essential for the success of our new Capstone learning experiences. The Capstone Coordinator is responsible for facilitating the highly experiential onsite simulations for JA BizTown® Mobile and JA Finance Park® Mobile participants. This role is a great fit for candidates with project management or community engagement experience, and/or those with prior experience working in Education or with children. The position has a regional focus (Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and Waterloo areas), is part-time with a competitive wage and bonus potential. Hours may vary from 0 – 40 hours per week between September and May. Daily hours can vary, but the typical working day is 8 AM – 4 PM, with some early starts. The schedule will be available at least one month in advance.

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