Dominican Republic Assistant Director

Global Glimpse
  • Location
    Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Oct 09

Position description

Global Glimpse is a visionary nonprofit that inspires America’s next generation to become responsible global citizens through after-school workshops and 16-day immersion programs in Latin America. Started in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2007, Global Glimpse has grown to partner with 80 high schools and serve 1,000 students annually across the Bay Area, Chicago, New York, and Western Massachusetts. We run programs in 15 international sites across Latin America. Through a sliding fee model, Global Glimpse works to make experiential global education accessible to students from all socioeconomic backgrounds; the majority of our students come from low-income families and underserved communities. Our mission is to give all youth an opportunity to gain a broader perspective of the world and develop the motivation, skills, and confidence to tackle challenges in their local and global communities.

Duties

Position Summary: The Assistant Director will be responsible for overseeing program operations, staff management, and program expansion in the Dominican Republic. This role includes supporting staff training, negotiating contracts with local providers and managing seasonal program staff. This is an opportunity for an experienced leader to develop strong skills in a fast-paced international non-profit organization. 

Ideal Start Date: Monday, Nov. 26th (full time, at will employment). Seeking commitment to the organization with opportunities for advancement and promotion. 

Location: Jarabacoa or Constanza, Dominican Republic. The ideal candidate will be living in Jarabacoa or be able to relocate there through summer of 2019. 

Benefits: We provide a monthly cell phone plan, health insurance, 14 vacation days/ year. Additionally, all work-related travel expenses are covered. 

Compensation: Commensurate with experience

Application instructions

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