The Johns Hopkins University for Center Talented Youth (CTY) is currently seeking an assistant program manager for its summer residential and day programs in the United States.
What is CTY?
The Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is a nonprofit dedicated to identifying and developing the talents of academically advanced K-12 students around the world. We provide today’s brightest students with fun, challenging courses; a community of engaged learners; and a strong foundation for future success in college and their careers. Want to join our team? We’re looking for mission-driven problem-solvers who can thrive in CTY’s diverse, collaborative, fast-paced, and results-driven work environment. We value innovation, creativity, integrity, and a shared commitment to the bright young people we serve. In return, we offer employees the opportunity to be part of the Johns Hopkins community and to take advantage of our generous benefits package, which includes affordable health-care options and tuition assistance for employees and their families.
The Assistant Program Manager's Role
Assistant program managers participate in planning and executing all activities related to academic summer programs for 10,000 academically talented students annually, including assisting with the direct management and day-to-day supervision of at least 2 program sites.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Communicate with and advise students, parents, and school representatives.
Respond to and appropriately address student, parent, and staff concerns.
Recruit, hire, train, manage, and evaluate the performance of Summer Programs staff
Assist with communications with host institutions and vendors to ensure academic, residential, and other logistical needs of Summer Programs sites are met.
Provide curriculum development in an academic area and provide instructional support and guidance to instructional staff.
Participate in or chair departmental committees.
Edit and occasionally develop manuals, handbooks, and other documents for students, families, and staff to provide information related to Summer Programs practices, policies, and procedures.
Assist in establishing department priorities and contribute to decision making about Summer Programs policies and practices.
Travel and work some nights and weekends. Summer travel includes 3 residencies, each 1-2 weeks long, at program sites.
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