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Education Coordinator

Company: Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund
Location: Chicago
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Daniel Murphy Scholarship FundEducation Coordinator / Chicago, ILMust Haves:

Work experience in the field of education Strong leadership and passion, balanced by detail-orientation and the willingness to work as part of a team. Working knowledge of high school options in the Chicago area. A passion for the mission/students of DMSFA high degree of initiative, confidence and energy to achieve and exceed goalsExcellent writing, organizational and communication skills, as well as strong technology skillsEducation: Bachelors DegreeWhy Us:Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund (DMSF) is Chicago's largest scholarship-granting organization having been around for 33 years with almost 3,000 alums. 100% of Murphy Scholars graduate high school and 87% graduate college within six years. Our staff love how closely they get to work with Scholars. Additionally, we have a highly involved and passionate Board and a strong base of volunteers who support all aspects of our work. Our work varies from fundraising events to interviewing Scholars to school visits.
Job Description:Job Type: Full-time, permanent positionSchedule: 9-5 pm (Monday-Friday)Work arrangement: Hybrid (Monday & Wednesday on-site)Work with the Chief Education Officer and the other members of the Education Department team to accomplish the educational directives of DMSF. The Education Department is responsible for:
  • Recruiting, interviewing and selecting DMSF Scholars
  • The relationship between DMSF, Scholars and families, and its partnership high schools
  • Tracking the academic progress of Scholars and providing the Scholars with the support they need, such as tutoring, college counseling, personal support and other programming, to ensure their success.SpecificsSupport of Current Scholars and their families
    • The Education Department is responsible for maintaining close contact with DMSF's Scholars and their families. The Education Coordinator will be the main contact for approximately one third to a half of the Scholars.Maintain relationships with DMSF's partnership schools
      • Build and sustain DMSF's relationships with its partnership schools through communications with their school counselors, faculty, registrars, and admissions directorsApplicant engagement and the placement of ScholarsAbout Us:The Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund (DMSF) gives high school scholarship and educational support to bright Chicago students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. DMSF makes a life-altering difference in the lives of its Scholars by providing them with a four-year scholarship to a private college preparatory high school and, along with it, access to the best opportunities to succeed in high school, college and beyond. DMSF is in its 33rd year of serving Chicagoland area students and their families. The first four DMSF Scholars began high school in 1990. This coming school year, over 500 Scholars will be enrolled in high schools in Chicago and boarding schools around the country. 100% of Murphy Scholars who apply are accepted to four-year universities and 87% of Murphy Scholars are persisting in and graduating from college within six years.
        Posted: 0 daysBenefits:
        • Healthcare
        • Dental
        • Vision
        • 401(k)
        • Paid Vacation
        • Paid Holidays
        • Paid Sick Days
        • Life Insurance
        • Long-term Disability
        • Short-term DisabilityPandoLogic. Keywords: Educational Administrator, Location: Chicago, IL - 60608

Keywords: Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund, Chicago , Education Coordinator, Education / Teaching , Chicago, Illinois

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