COSA Cal-Wood is Hiring a Director of Programs

Cal-Wood Education Center ( is hiring a Director of Programs.

We are looking for someone experienced within a service-based nonprofit organization, demonstrating the ability to think strategically, execute established plans, effectively manage staff, leverage financial resources, and achieve exceptional results in alignment with the organization’s mission. The Director of Programs oversees our year round residential science school program, summer camps, Latino Family Camps, high school Science programs, and Retreats. The Director must have extensive knowledge of personnel management, program management, marketing, program evaluation, strategic planning, basic fundraising, and partnership building skills. Because our main program serves schools, the director must have knowledge of elementary, middle, and secondary education, science/environmental education teaching techniques, curriculum development, knowledge of educational standards, and evaluation methods.
This is a leadership position, which we expect this position to assist the Executive Director with annual planning, budgeting, participating in some board meetings, and take part in the decision making about the future of Cal-Wood.
Starting Date: January 15, 2024.

Salary: $80,000 to $85,000/year depending on experience
Benefits: Paid vacation and sick leave, 75% of health insurance for the employee, 100% of vision insurance, 100% of Life Insurance with Accidental Death and Dismemberment, and a retirement savings plan with a 3% employer match contribution
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