Position: Operations Coordinator (Contractor)
Type: 30-40 hours per week through December 2021 (with the potential for a longer term opportunity)
OVERVIEW OF NXU
The Short Version: At nXu, we believe that it's not enough to teach kids academic skills; We owe it to them to help them identify and pursue their purpose in the world. We work with K-12 educators to support their work in developing their students' sense of purpose. We also work directly with high school and college students to articulate their purpose and map the path they will take to live their lives with purpose.
The Long Version: nXu is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to catalyze and equip youth and adults to explore, articulate, and pursue their purpose by developing social and emotional learning skills. Overseen by nationally recognized educators including the co-founders of Transcend Education, we have developed a research & evidence-based purpose development methodology, curriculum, and program model that can be deployed in-person, online, and on a blended basis. We offer a training program as well as a purpose development curriculum to schools, and we also directly implement programming both online and in person with students both in school and out of school.
OVERVIEW OF ROLE
We’re looking for an Operations Coordinator to provide critical operational support for participants, presenters, and partner organizations before, during, and after programming. The right person for this role has a commitment to providing high-quality customer service and an obsessive attention to detail. Ideally, they have had experience coordinating events (virtual and/ or in person). The right person for this job would be available to support engagements 30-40 hours per week through December 2021 with the potential for a longer term opportunity.
This is a fast-paced and virtual role. This person will report to Cat Lum, nXu’s Director of Programs and will work closely with Yutaka Tamura, Executive Director of nXu, and Jabali Sawicki, Compass Director at nXu.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Additional Support: Support the nXu team in additional areas of the program operations process as needed.
The right candidate for this position must possess the following skills, traits, and experiences:
Ideally, the right candidate for this position would also possess the following skills, traits, and experiences:
nXu offers competitive compensation for this consulting role.
nXu provides equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees.
Interested applicants should apply at the website below.