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Job Listing: King County Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) System Director


School’s Out Washington (SOWA) is an independent 501c3 organization providing services and guidance for organizations to ensure all young people have safe places to learn and grow when not in school. School’s Out Washington is dedicated to building community systems to support quality afterschool, youth development and summer programs for Washington’s children and youth ages 5 to young adulthood. 

Position Summary

The King County ELO System Director will provide high-level project management, administration, oversight and planning for the King County Best Starts for Kids (BSK) Out-of-School Time (OST) strategy, the Request For Proposal (RFP) process and grant making for the BSK OST funds. The King County ELO System Director will work in coordination with the CEO to direct the planning and implementation of the BSK OST Strategy to meet the deliverables of the King County BSK OST contract, including engaging and developing strong partnerships with community stakeholders to design the program approach and the RFP process, working with King County BSK staff to develop rigorous evaluation and data collection plans, and contracting BSK OST funds to and supporting community partners to meet BSK OST outcomes.

Reports to: School’s Out Washington CEO

Location:  801 - 23rd Avenue South, Seattle, WA  98144


Project Development and Management

Partnership Building

Personnel Management

Other Responsibilities

Qualifications and Competencies

Hours and Benefits

This is a full time exempt position.

Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Classification: Exempt

Salary: $65,000 – 78,000, Annually.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Eligible for full employment benefits: including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, 403-B plan, and Paid Time Off.

Best Consideration Date:  April 21, 2017, 5:00 p.m. PST

(Resumes will continue to be accepted after the best consideration date. However, preferential consideration is given to those resumes submitted by the best consideration date. The announcement will remain posted until the position is filled.)

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to: info@schoolsoutwashington.org with "King County ELO System Director" in the subject line or send to:

King County ELO System Director
School's Out Washington
801 - 23rd Avenue S., Suite A
Seattle, WA 98144

School’s Out Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer. School’s Out Washington has a commitment to addressing racism, sexism, heterosexism and other discriminatory practices and a commitment to working toward racial equity through undoing institutional and structural racism. Women, People of Color, people living with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals are encouraged to apply.

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