Now Hiring: Assistant Director of Middle and Early High School Programs.

In conjunction with the current Assistant Director and Director, the prospective Assistant Director will oversee all aspects of Breakthrough’s middle and early high school (7th-10th) programming, including leading our summer program.

Position Objectives:

The Assistant Director of Middle and Early High School Programs is responsible for managing all aspects of Breakthrough San Juan Capistrano’s programming from 7th grade to 10th grade. The Assistant Director serves on a small team and must work collaboratively. A strong sense of purpose and vision for expanding educational opportunities for youth who are underrepresented in higher education is an essential characteristic for success in this role, as are a love of learning, sense of service, growth mindset and strong work ethic.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  1. Oversees all aspects of Breakthrough’s middle and early high school programs and ensures enrollment, attendance, academic and college readiness goals are met, including school year tutoring, grade monitoring, parent engagement and enrichment activities.
  2. Supports the implementation of the five-year strategic plan, specifically regarding the organizational to serve more students.
  3. Manages programmatic aspects of Breakthrough SJC’s intensive summer program including but not limited to organizing facilities, curriculum, summer events, preparation of students and teachers, orientation week and wrap-up week.

Please email hr@smes.org with your cover letter and resume.