Director - One Bright Ray, Inc
Position: Director
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Assistant Director of Evening Programs
Job Location: One Bright Ray Community High School
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: One Bright Ray, Inc
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Telephone: 215-744-6000
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Job Description:
Assistant Director of Evening Programs

The Organization and Position
The mission of One Bright Ray Community High School, an independent, accelerated high school, is to provide quality education to Philadelphia’s learners in search of a positive school experience while earning their diploma. We provide a supportive environment free of negative labels that challenge each student to explore his or her personal and academic potential.

We are a second chance for our adults in their pursuit of a high school diploma. The evening campus has been in operation at Strawberry Mansion High School since 2018 and has maintained a consistent enrollment of 150 adult learners. We will be expanding to a second evening location in fall 2022 with a progressive enrollment towards 150 learners. The assistant director will be responsible for student recruitment, enrollment, and climate/culture events.

Responsibilities:
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with partner agencies to generate student referrals
  • Communicating with applicants via call, text, and email to move them through the application and enrollment process
  • Meeting with applicants to complete enrollment paperwork
  • Scheduling applicants for orientation and communicating orientation attendance expectations
  • Delivering new student orientation and returning student orientation
  • Maintaining physical files for audit
  • Maintaining demographics and enrollment information in the student information system
  • Coordinating with site principals to plan and implement student events, including but not limited to: senior luncheon, honors ceremony, prom, trips, and graduation
Competencies and Abilities:
  • Clear and effective communication skills for diverse audiences including students, staff and community partners
  • Persistence in the face of obstacles, productive problem-solving to counter setbacks, initiative to seize opportunities to make change
  • Belief in student empowerment and willingness to allow students to play an active role in supporting the school’s vision
  • Ability to reflect on how to improve, self-awareness of strengths and weaknesses
  • Clear understanding of policies and law affecting special populations, LEP students and students receiving special education services
  • Ability to model an exemplary work ethic
  • A strong social justice alignment and a desire to engage in anti-racism work

Salary:  $45,000-$60,000 Yearly
Job Type:  Full-Time (40 hours weekly)
Schedule:  Monday-Friday (11am to 7:00pm)

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree (Required)
  • 1+ Years in student enrollment or management (Required)

Benefits:  Paid time off, Retirement Contribution, Health Benefits

Work Location:
  • Multiple Locations
  • Strawberry Mansion or Kensington/Juniata
If you are interested in joining our community, please send your cover letter and resume to careers@onebrightray.com

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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