Employment Bulletin Board
Supervisory Education Specialist
(Adult Learning Manager)
The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library having identified lifelong learning as a priority, has a vital role to play in addressing the serious literacy needs in the city. That role includes maintaining a strong presence and leadership position in the city's long-range literacy initiative and in the network of D.C. and metropolitan Washington adult literacy providers. The Library system comprises the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (the downtown central library) and 25 neighborhood libraries. The Adult Literacy Resource Center (ALRC), a public service unit, provides literacy resources for adult developing readers, literacy practitioners and program managers, private and public agencies, and DC Public Library staff.
Assistant Director of Adult Education Services
Under limited supervision, supervises the administration of the Adult Education Services Department, including the Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ASPIRE) Grant, the IELCE/ESOL Grant, the IELCE/IET Grant the HSE and GED Testing Program, the Workplace Education Program, the Cuyahoga Works Job and Career Center, Project Learn’s Adult Basic Literacy Programs and the Pearson Vue Testing Center.
Health Literacy Director
Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. seeks a full time Health Literacy Director for its nationally-recognized division, Wisconsin Health Literacy. The division promotes clear communication between people that give and receive healthcare to improve health understanding, access, costs and ultimately, health outcomes.
The Health Literacy Director serves as the primary health communication and health literacy resource for Wisconsin Health Literacy. The Director provides advice, technical assistance and leadership in planning, developing and evaluating statewide health literacy strategies and interventions directed toward a broad audience including health and social service professionals, literacy professionals and healthcare consumers. The Director also manages the division’s fee for service programs. Every other year, the Health Literacy Director serves as the primary event planner for the Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit, a significant national event in the field of health literacy. The Director supervises additional staff as determined necessary.
Under the general direction of the Wisconsin Literacy Executive Director, the Director will contribute to the development of content and strategy to drive community engagement and support population health behavior change. The Director will play an instrumental role in planning, writing, testing and implementing health literacy interventions for various vulnerable populations in Wisconsin, especially those served by Wisconsin Literacy member agencies.
Adult Education Family Learning Specialist
The National Center for Families Learning, a private nonprofit organization located in Louisville, KY, is seeking a Family Learning Specialist to provide subject matter expertise in adult education and parent engagement for family literacy programs. Underlying expertise in effective family engagement practices and the ability to create and deliver high-quality professional development are requirements. Experience working with low income, culturally diverse, and/ or American Indian populations is highly desired.
Successful applicants will demonstrate a passion for NCFL's mission to address literacy challenges by engaging all family members in intergenerational learning, with a primary focus on parents and children living in poverty.