ALP Charlotte is currently seeking a passionate individual to join us in transforming the future of children in Charlotte. As a member of our team, you will be part of a passionate community that is committed to empowering young learners and unlocking their full potential. We recognize the transformative power of literacy and the lifelong benefits it brings. If you are a problem solver driven by a desire to make a difference in people’s lives, ALP Charlotte is the place for you.
ALP Charlotte is seeking a strategic, dynamic, and results-oriented Program Coordinator who will make a real difference in the future of our community. In this role, you will work closely with children, volunteers, and school officials to create a more powerful early literacy intervention experience that delivers proficiency and hope.
At ALP, we believe in the power of diversity, and we are committed to building a team that reflects the rich tapestry of our community. We are looking for candidates from all walks of life, each bringing their unique perspectives and experiences to the table. Together, we can create a stronger, more inclusive environment where every child has the opportunity to thrive.
About the role:
The ALP Program Coordinator will lead key initiatives related to ALP tutor development and deployment. Additionally, they will manage partner school relationships and manage tutor performance at assigned schools.
• Plan and execute projects to enable the effectiveness and efficiency of ALP tutor development and deployment
• Oversee scheduling and deployment of ALP Field Coaches, who will observe and provide feedback to tutors across ALP partners schools
• Improve and enhance existing processes in support of tutor effectiveness and satisfaction
• Serve as ALP Site Coordinator at two schools in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
• Manage and support approximately 40 tutors
• Oversee 40-50 students progress through the ALP curriculum
• Liaise with teachers and school staff
Required skills and experience:
• Belief that ALL students can learn and have the potential to perform at or above grade level
• Effective written and verbal communication skills
• Experience providing encouragement, feedback, and coaching
• Interpersonal skills (listening, constructive feedback, empathy) with tutors, students, and school staff
• Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize competing priorities
• Ability to problem-solve student challenges and behaviors
• Experience working in students in under-resourced communities
• Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and/or comparable Google programs as well as video-conferencing platforms (Zoom or Microsoft Teams)
This is a full-time, salaried position.
ALP is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.