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Advocacy and Partnerships Director

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Position Description:

The Advocacy and Partnerships Director will play an important role in A+ Education Partnership’s advocacy goals and coalition-building efforts to advance educational equity in the state. This role will be critical to advancing advocacy efforts related to one of A+’s policy priorities, school funding reform. We’re looking for someone interested in community organizing and leading issue campaigns, working with a diverse range of partners, and executing strategic outreach, with a passion for galvanizing education advocates.

What You'll Do:

This position has many important responsibilities, including:

  • Build the infrastructure to launch a statewide coalition, including communications with
    partners and dissemination of advocacy materials
  • Maintain and cultivate relationships with key external partners in Alabama
  • Host regular meetings and convenings with coalition partners, including advocacy training
    related to policy priorities
  • Facilitate training and related programming to build policy knowledge and advocacy capacity
    of partners and key stakeholders
  • Host and attend work-related meetings and events during evening hours and occasionally on
    weekends to reach key constituencies (e.g., parents, community members, policy and
    advocacy groups)
  • Work collaboratively with the Vice President of Policy and A+ Education Partnership team to
    advance our strategic goals and advocacy agenda
  • Manage, coordinate, and track advocacy campaigns, activities, and engagement in close
    collaboration with our advocacy team

Salary Range:

$60,000 - $75,000 annual salary, depending on experience and qualifications

How to apply:

To apply, please submit an application here.