The Youth Policy Institute is currently seeking an experienced supervisor to manage a staff of school coordinators, college access advisors, and tutors in the Los Angeles Promise Zone GEAR UP program at 16 Middle and High Schools. GEAR UP stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs, and is federal grant through the US Department of Education that follows students with programming from their 6th grade year to their first year in college. The group of GEAR UP schools are a combination of charter, pilot, and traditional LAUSD schools located in the Los Angeles Promise Neighborhood and Promise Zone, whose mission is to transform these communities with a continuum of cradle-to-college-and-career services. Working in collaboration with the GEAR UP Director, the GEAR UP Manager will train, coach, and manage staff, as well as evaluate grant outcomes and objectives.
Program is funded by the U.S. Department of Education. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Program Implementation and Staff Management:
Data Management and Evaluation:
General Management, Administration and Operations: