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Mundo Verde PCS

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 4049283
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: September 28, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Program Coordinator (FULL TIME)


About IMV: 


Instituto Mundo Verde (IMV) is an innovation initiative from Mundo Verde Bilingual PCS. Our unique approach is rooted in our own beliefs of teaching and learning. Equity, inquiry and language give life to our home-grown educational framework: The Mundo Verde Way™ and with it, we best serve the needs of our diverse learners. We proudly share our model with educators across the country, we ideate and develop educational solutions and we engage as a thought partner in the field of multilingual education. In addition, we are an in-house professional development resource for Mundo Verde educators across our network of schools.


Job Overview:  


The program coordinator provides ongoing creative, administrative and logistic support for the staff and initiatives at IMV. At present, this position will work closely with the Director of Innovation and other partners advancing our current programming and future endeavors.  Project assignments may change over time as projects shift at IMV.


The ideal Program Coordinator candidate is one with demonstrated ability and talent to:1) manage IMV’s programmatic planning 2) create content for marketing and outreach purposes 3) promote and execute key outreach strategies to expand the reach of IMV’s programmatic offerings 4) manage and oversee the recruitment process of training participants 5) coordinates and ensures readiness of materials and facilitators for the successful execution of all training sessions 6) monitors approved expenditures of the program and impeccably maintains records pertaining to such expenses. This position also works in close coordination with the MVPCS HR and Communications departments to align mutually beneficial efforts. The ideal candidate also has the potential to grow into a manager role for the responsibilities and duties listed below. 


Reports To: 


The IMV Program Coordinator reports to the Director of Innovation.


Responsibilities and Duties:


Program Planning and Development: research, draft, edit, share and communicate on core content and operational responsibilities

  • Help maintain routine communications with network members, partners, and other constituents.
  • Manage and conduct research on issues pertinent to project goals and activity.
  • Write, edit, and produce a variety of project materials as well as IMV products as directed (e.g., correspondence, program handbooks, project guidelines, proposals, newsletters, etc.)


Content Creation and Development: research, prepare, write, and edit online content for marketing and front-end web development

  • Identify how IMV can provide value and/or solve pain points for target audiences
  • Research and fact-check for marketing content
  • Write effective marketing content for different audiences through blog posts, eBooks, newsletters, campaign taglines, social media, static copy, video
  • Produce press releases: general news, product launches, product updates and events
  • Execute basic graphic design to enhance content
  • Optimize/update content on the IMV website
  • Optimize/update content social media platforms


Programmatic Outreach: research, ideate, propose alternatives and manage execution of outreach strategies 

  • With advisory, manage the creation and delivery of marketing strategies
  • Engage in networking with niche social networks to spread the word of IMV offerings
  • Data mine to enhance contacts databases and other useful information 
  • Publicize IMV programming and recruitment initiatives within niche networks 
  • Anticipate and monitor upcoming outreach opportunities
  • Launch and update the IMV blog
  • Review key performance indicators of campaign analytics
  • Surfaces insights and key findings for campaigns performance


Recruitment Coordination: manages and oversees the recruitment process of training participants 

  • Create timelines for the various program’s recruitment processes 
  • Create, update and organize folders and documents for each part of the recruitment process 
  • Coordinate invitations, sign-up forms, interviews and follow-up emails for candidates
  • Schedule, participate-in and lead interviews with candidates
  • Provide feedback to the recruitment team on each candidate, as needed 
  • Provide feedback to the recruitment process, as needed 


Adult-Learning Coordination: manage operational tasks for successful trainings facilitation and participant engagement

  • Create timelines and calendars for trainings
  • Coordinate training dates with MV’s Network Team Coordinator 
  • Create, update and organize training folders for both facilitators and participants
  • Support the revision of minute-by-minute facilitation agendas for training sessions
  • Lead session run-throughs with facilitators
  • Set up the Zoom meeting (if requested)
  • Prepare documents, communications, surveys as instructed
  • Manage break out rooms, breaks, music, videos and Zoom recordings
  • Interpret facilitation of the session in either English or Spanish, as needed
  • Field Q&As when appropriate
  • Take notes live on- or off-screen
  • Provide technical support when participants encounter difficulties
  • Help facilitators with time management and participant engagement
  • Post-event debrief and edit services (notes, audio, video)
  • Recommend improvements for future sessions
  • Keep track of participants attendance and follow up with them as needed


Operating Expenses: Work within budget, submit orders, track expenditures, provide status updates.

  • Submit purchase orders for approved expenditures 
  • Monitor approved expenditures 
  • Maintain clear records in a systematic way pertaining to expenses activities in that particular area.
  • Provide status updates as needed 

Qualifications, Skills, and Values



  • Must be bilingual in English and Spanish 
  • Excellent computer skills (Google Suite, Microsoft Office, web-based platforms, etc.) and capacity for learning technology required
  • Experience with website and social media development 
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Associate’s degree, bachelor’s preferred, or equivalent experience
  • Highly professional demeanor and responsibly manage sensitive information.
  • Experience as an educator is preferred


Skills and Values

  • Deep awareness of the intrinsic inequities in which our educational system is built on and a keen eye for bias
  • Proven ability to write creative content for marketing 
  • Proven knowledge of online marketing 
  • Experience with organizational recruitment efforts and outreach strategies
  • Exceptional eye for detail
  • Ability to assess and analyze data
  • Demonstrated ability to be an independent solutions-oriented problem-solver
  • Exceptional organizational skills and interpersonal skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Spanish 
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills and high detail orientation and strict adherence to deadlines and deliverables
  • Ability to manage time and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, multi-task, prioritize and stay calm under pressure
  • Versatility and willingness to learn new skills, and thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks
  • Demonstrate commitment to our mission 


Other Job Details

  • Schedule: Minimum 8 hour day with availability three evenings a week from 5PM - 7:30PM 
  • Location: Washington, DC or Remote with 20% travel
  • Position Type: This is a 12-month salaried position which is exempt and therefore not eligible for overtime pay under the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act
  • Employment subject to TB test, COVID vaccination, fingerprinting and background check


What We Offer

Mundo Verde cares for and values our phenomenal staff and provides the following:  

  • A competitive salary based on one’s education and experience 

An opportunity to be a part of developing compassionate global stewards and life-long biliterate learners

  • Colleagues who are devoted to their practice and the work
  • A leadership team dedicated to supporting professional growth by providing feedback and support 
  • Professional development opportunities as available
  • FT salary: A benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, short/long-term and life insurance, employer contributions to a 401(k), a transportation stipend, and paid time off (25 days of PTO: 5 Sick, 20 Personal), off on  holidays scheduled in the school calendar. 


MVPCS is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Michelle Sinkgraven
    • 30 P Street NW
    • Washington, DC, District of Columbia 20001

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