PLEASE POST – POSITION #795
TITLE: Assistant Director of K-12 Outreach (4-Year Assignment), Grade 810
DEPARTMENT: Academic Affairs DATE OF POSTING: 4/5/04
REPORTS TO: Director of K-12 Outreach CLOSING DATE: Until filled
Responsible for Project Lead the Way (PLTW) affiliate programs at WPI and a new K-5
literacy program. Promoting these programs, developing and delivering plans and programs,
and working with the teachers and students involved with these programs. Coordinate with
and support other K-12 initiatives within the K-12 Office. This position is a four-year
assignment and will end June 2008.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
50% - Oversee all aspects of the PLTW program including attending content
workshops, planning and delivering workshops, working with local PLTW schools, and
helps with recruiting teachers and funding for the program.
40% - Develop, manage and direct a new program in basic literacy at the K-5 level.
10% - Work with the Director of K-12 on integration and support of these programs
Master's degree or higher in science, life science, mathematics or engineering.
Experience working with K-12 teachers.
1-5 years experience in K-12 programs.
Willingness and ability to travel.
Ability to manage projects.
Organized and detail-oriented.
Good communication skills, written and oral.
WPI offers a smoke-free environment. Send cover letter and resume to Human Resources,
WPI, 100 Institute Rd., Worcester, MA 01609. You may fax your information to (508) 831-
5715 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
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