Learning Point Associates
Employment Opportunies

Notice of Vacancy

Program Associate
Professional Services Group

The Program Associate position has its primary organization appointment in the Professional Services Group with primary supervision by the senior project manager. This exempt position's primary office location is in the Naperville, Illinois, office of Learning Point Associates and will require approximately 50 percent travel availability.

Reference 05-PSG009 in response to this posting.

To be considered, include a cover letter, resume, writing sample (3–5 pages), and salary requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Program Associate will participate in the development and delivery of technical assistance and coaching to schools identified as needing to be restructured by supporting principals and teachers as they design and implement their plans to create better schools and build capacity to maintain them and also will do the following:

  1. Assist with the design and development of professional development workshops

  2. Facilitate professional development workshops for clients

  3. Assist clients in the design and implementation of school improvement plans

  4. Manage parts of projects and associated budgets

  5. Contribute to the growth in funding, client base, and work of the Professional Services Group

  6. Other duties, as assigned

Required Skills and Experience:

  1. Master's degree in an education-related or business-administration field

  2. 3–5 years of K–12 teaching experience; teacher certification preferred

  3. Experience working in schools; ability to work with a variety of educational stakeholders and audiences

  4. Experience developing and delivering professional development workshops

  5. Ability to work well both independently and on project teams

  6. Strong written and oral communication skills

  7. Thorough knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, presentations software, and the Internet required


Learning Point Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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