Director of Training and Service

He or she will be responsible for insuring that Report for America provides world-class training and support, both at the beginning of the service term and throughout the experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Designing and managing annual, in-person training events, working closely with other staff at the GroundTruth Project
  • Managing the system of ongoing support and training throughout the year
  • Developing education-focused partnerships with trade organizations and institutions.
  • Creating and maintaining a network of mentors and coaches
  • Managing the corps members’ community service projects
  • Working closely with the Corps Excellence team to identify and meet the training or support needs of the corps

Experience:

  • Experience working with young professionals or young journalists
  • Experience with journalism training or education
  • Some experience facilitating distance education / training, a plus
  • Event or conference planning experience, a plus