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Director of Community Engagement – TN Charter School Center

Director of Community Engagement – TN Charter School Center  – Tennessee Charter School Incubator(TCSI)

Date Posted:                 Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Position Description – Responsibilities and Requirements:

About the Tennessee Charter School Center The Tennessee Charter School Center is a new statewide charter school support organization dedicated to representing, supporting and creating high-achieving charter schools committed to excellence through skillful autonomy and transparent accountability.   The Center is focused on catalyzing and supporting the growth of a high quality charter sector in Tennessee, and will carry out its mission through leadership development training, school launch support, performance-enhancing services, and policy and advocacy initiatives.
Job Overview   The newly formed Tennessee Charter School Center seeks to hire a new Director of Community Engagement who will focus on building a strong, cohesive base of advocates for high-achieving public charter schools in Tennessee.    The Director of Community Engagement serves as a campaign manager — organizing events, managing full-time community organizers in Nashville and Memphis, and serving as the chief strategist for the Voice, the Center’s network of parents and supporters for quality public charter schools.
Accountability The Director of Community Engagement will report to the CEO.

  • Manage full-time Community Organizers in Memphis and Nashville
  • Develop an advocacy strategy aimed at garnering the support of state and local leaders for high-quality public charter schools
  • Oversee and build membership of the Voice, the advocacy network of parents and charter school supporters
  • Plan events and campaigns around charter school initiatives (policy priorities, parental engagement, student recruitment)
  • Organize the Charter School Day on the Hill for hundreds of supporters at the Tennessee State Capitol
  • Organize weekly meetings between Voice members and legislators during legislative session
  • Facilitate tours of charter schools for local and state officials
  • Provide year-round opportunities for parents to connect with elected officials
  • Conduct advocacy trainings and workshops
  •  Organize and facilitate charter school educational workshops around the state
  • Collect and maintain data points regarding Voice membership and activities
  • Manage a database of charter school events, parent meeting schedules, parent information, etc.
  • Manage the advocacy page of the organization’s website and contribute to advocacy-related social media content

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred
  • 5+ years of work experience
  •  Significant experience working with a political or grassroots campaign
  • Demonstrated success in community organizing
  • Experience managing and mentoring a team preferred


  • Strong interest in state and local politics, education reform, and charter schools
  • Skilled in developing and implementing effective political strategies
  • Desire to cultivate creative ideas and execute new projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage various team projects
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Ability to thrive in an unpredictable work schedule and environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  •  Detail-oriented, organized and efficient

Location This position can be based in our Memphis or Nashville office, with significant statewide travel.

Compensation Competitive salary, dependent upon education and experience level.
Job Type:                      Full-time
Job Categories:

  • Education
  • Government
  • Public Relations
Contact Information and Procedure:

If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to Rebecca Lieberman at rlieberman@charterexcellence.org

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Job Listings & Opportunities, August 12 – 17

  • JOB FAIR – Property Manager/Maintenance/Groundskeeper, LEDIC, Wed., August 14, 9 am – 1 pm at Fieldstone Apartments Clubhouse, 3200 Players Club Parkway
  • Maintenance Supervisor, Greystone (Need HVAC certificate; Fax resume to 1-317-842-8434)
  • Cable Technician (Need experience; Fax resume to NCS at 366-1265)
  • Welders (Need experience; Fax resume to 363-6795)
  • Computer Repair Technician, Aerotek (Need associate’s degree; Call Mark Velasco at 1-901-800-5216)
  • Sexton (Need HS Diploma/GED, valid driver’s license; Send email by Aug. 30 to churchhr@stgeorgesgermantown.org)
  • Highway Safety Professional, James Construction Group (Need experience; Apply online at http://www.lcgllc.com)
  • Administrative Assistant (Need computer skills; Mail resume to P.O. Box 22966, Memphis, TN 38122)
  • Oil Lab Technician (Email resume to humanresource@warrenoil.com)
  • Carriage Drivers (Call 496-2128)
  • Screen Printer (Fax resume to 725-1572)
  • Merchandiser/Customer Service/Stocker, Lit Restaurant Supply (Email resume to pboxer@litsupply.com)
  • Driver-Limo/Van, The Courtyard Memphis Airport, 1780 Nonconnah Blvd., Memphis, TN, 38132 (Apply in person)
  • Administrative/Financial Aid Assistant, Memphis College of Art (Need bachelor’s degree, computer skills; Email resume, letter, 3 letters of reference and salary requirement to hr@mca.edu)
  • Maintanence/Groundskeeper/Handyman, Duckhill Farm & Kennels, Somerville, TN (Apply in person)
  • Retail Bookstore Help (Apply in person at 6112 Quince Road, Memphis)
  • Automotive Technician (Need experience; Apply in person at 1830 Winchester Road)
  • Guest Services Representative (Call Brett 1-646-552-2703)
  • Medical Transcriptionist/Assistant (Fax resume to 753-8613)
  • Accounts Payable Associate, Crye-Leike Relators (Need HS Diploma, experience; Email resume to hrmemphis@crye-leike.com)
  • Electricians/Helpers/Apprentices (Fax resume to 1-912-681-6317)
  • Stylist, The Hairem, 6638 Summer Knoll Circle, Bartlett, TN 38134 (Need license; Apply in person or call 684-1040 Tues. – Sat. 9 am – 3 pm)
  • Picker/Lift Operators, Prologistix (Call 1-877-894-7778)
  • Cashier/Custodian/Sales, Academy Sports + Outdoors, Collierville (Apply online at http://www.academy.com/careers)
  • Carpet Technician, Stanley Steemer, 1250 Big Orange Rd., Cordova, TN (Need good driving record; Apply in person)
  • Painters (Need experience, own transportation; Mail resume to P.O. Box 22966, Memphis, TN 38122)
  • Vehicle Return Associate/Customer Service/Vehicle Attendant, Avis Budget Group (Apply online at http://www.avisbudget.greatjob.net)
  • Marketing Assistant (Need computer skills; Email resume with salary requirement to box818@commercialappeal.com)
  • Delivery Driver (Fax resume to 1-972-484-5196)
  • Maintenance Technician (Need HVAC experience, certificate; Email resume to broadmeadow1@dalcormgt.com)
  • Customer Service (Email resume to jobs@vanwraps.com)
  • Machine Operators (Need experience; Email resume to resumes@jtshannon.com)
  • Forklift Drivers, Ameristaff (Apply online at http://www.ameristaffinc.net)
  • Courier, Express (Need own vehicle; Call Carl at 521-8282 option # 5)
  • Customer Service (Call 730-8944 for East Memphis, 249-1315 for North Memphis, 1-662-655-1162 for Southaven)
  • Warehouse/Manufacturing, Back to Work Staffing, 6030 Knight Arnold, Memphis (Call 566-2593)
  • Yellowbook Delivery (Need valid driver’s license, insured automobile; Call 1-800-373-3280)
  • Paper Delivery, Commercial Appeal (Call 529-2708, 529-2880, or 529-5805)
  • Collection/Disconnect Tech (Need truck, van or SUV; Call 214-4358)
  • Carpet Cleaning Technicians (Need experience; Email resume to memphisrestoration@gmail.com)
  • Job Matchmaker! Call 1-888-862-9540, free job placement service provided by the Commercial Appeal)
  • Packer/Sales/Warehouse/Maintenance/Production/Technicians/Distribution/Trade Jobs, Workforce Investment Network (WIN)(Go online to view jobs and submit resume at http://www.WINRecruits.com)
  • Pickers/Packers/Warehouse/Forklift, PSP Solutions, 8705B Northwest Dr. #10, Southaven, MS (Apply in person 9 am – 1 pm)
  • Forklift Drivers, Kelly (Need experience; Call 398-9386)
  • Help Wanted (Call 324-4199)
  • Carpet Technician, Stanley Steemer (Need good driving record; Call 937-8863)
  • All Positions, Resorts Casino Tunica (Apply online at http://www.resortstunica.com)
  • Production Workers, Guardian Fiberglass, 7046 Stateline Road, Mineral Wells, MS (Regularly accepts applications 8 am – 5 pm)
  • Material Handlers/Pickers/Forklift/Operators, Axcess Staffing Services, 6073 Mt. Moriah Road Ext., Suite 19, Memphis (Apply in person 9:30 am – 2 pm)
  • Jobs/Education/Training/Grants, Tennessee Career Center, 444 North Main Street, 2nd Floor, Memphis Area Transit Authority Terminal, Memphis, TN, 38105 (Apply in person or call 545-2240)
  • Production Control/Scheduling Clerks, Technicolor (Need warehouse/production experience; Apply online at http://www.technicolor.com)
  • FedEx Ground (Company does not hire ex-offenders; Apply in person at 555 Compress Drive, Memphis, or call 948-0045)
  • Customer Service (Call 546-9161)
  • All positions, Sam’s Town (Apply online at http://www.boydcareers.com)
  • Hourly worker, O’Reilly Auto Parts (Call 1-888-OREILLY)
  • Air National Guard (Call 1-800-TO-GO-ANG)
  • Air Force (Call 1-800-423-USAF)
  • Army (Call 1-800-USA-ARMY)



  • Clerical/Customer Service/Warehouse, Express Employment, 6100 Primacy Parkway (Apply in person or call 680-1933)
  • Reach/Picker/Lift Operators, Prologistix (Need certification; Call 1-662-655-0485)
  • Warehouse/Pickers/Forklift, Simos, 4205 Hacks Cross Road, Suite 114, Memphis (Need Forklift Certificate; Apply in person)
  • Pickers/Packers/Warehouse/Forklift, PSP Solutions, 8705B Northwest Drive # 10, Southaven, MS (Apply in person with two forms of ID 9 am – 1 pm)
  • Order Selectors/Machine Operators/Forklift, PSC Staffing, 3731 S. Mendenhall or 1979 S. Third Street (Apply in person)
  • Forklift Drivers, Kelly Services (Need valid driver’s license; Call 398-9386, ext. 213)
  • Warehouse, Talent Force Staffing, 2899 S. Mendenhall, Suite 1, Memphis, (Apply in person 8:30 – 11 am with two forms of ID)
  • Warehouse, Swift Staffing, 2715 Kirby Parkway, Suite 13 (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse/Laborers, All In A Day Temp Services, 6084 Apple Tree Drive, Suite 8, Memphis (Apply in person or call 375-4797)
  • Warehouse, Unlimited Staffing Services, 2590 Lamar (Apply in person or call 791-2929)
  • All positions, Allied Forces, 6759 Winchester (Apply in person or call 546-7524)
  • Paramount Staffing, 5888 Distribution Drive, Memphis (Need HS Diploma or GED, experience; Apply in person Tue. – Thur. starting at 9 am or call 367-8888 ext. 2707)
  • Laborers/Sales/Service/Maintenance, Labor Force, 3834 E. Shelby Drive (Fax resume to 372-1810, apply in person or call 542-0002)
  • Warehouse/Foodservice/Manufacturing, LSI Staffing (Call 526-1111)
  • Warehouse, Randstad (Call 766-9305)
  • Warehouse/Assemblers, Manpower (Call 761-3232)
  • Janitorial/Housekeepers (Call 800-385-8800)
  • Home Cleaner, Zoom n Broom (Need own vehicle; call 356-9581 10 am – 2 pm)



  • Manager Trainee, Waffle House (Fax resume to 791-0320)
  • Assistant Manger, Jack Pirtle’s Chicken (Need vehicle; Call 372-9897)
  • Cook/Server, The Courtyard Memphis Airport, 1780 Nonconnah Blvd., Memphis, TN, 38132 (Apply in person)
  • Foodservice, Aramark (Email resume to aramarkMGR@gmail.com)
  • Breakfast Cook, Westy’s, North Main Street, Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Line Cook/Bartender/Server, River Oaks Restaurant, 5871 Poplar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person 3 – 5 pm, Mon. – Fri.)
  • Cooks/Servers, Resorts Casino Tunica (Apply online at http://www.resortstunica.com)
  • Help Wanted, The Peabody, 149 Union Avenue (Apply online at http://www.peabodymemphis.com)
  • All Positions, Backyard Burgers (Fax resume to 381-4312 for all locations)



  • Production Workers, Guardian Fiberglass, 7046 Stateline Road, Mineral Wells, MS (Apply in person 8 am – 5 pm)
  • Package Handlers, FedEx, 8505 Nail Road, Olive Branch (Apply in person Mondays at 5 pm)
  • Warehouse, All-In-A-Day Temp. Services, 3360 Goodman Road, Southaven,
    MS (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, Peoplelink, Olive Branch (Call 877-323-5627)



  • Truck Driving Students, ASU, Marked Tree, AR (Call 870-358-2117)
  • Schneider National (Will train; Call 1-800-447-7433)
  • Local Training in Jackson, TN (Call 1-800-423-2730)
  • USA Truck (Call 1-800-237-4642)
  • Truck Drivers (Call 1-877-893-1539)



  • Sales Job Fair, Thur. Aug. 15, Wolfchase Toyota, 2201 N. Germantown Pkwy., Cordova, TN, 6 p.m.
  • Sales, Wizard’s, 1999 Madison, Memphis (Apply in person Mon. – Thur., 11 am – 5 pm)
  • Sales, Millington Ford (Email resume to Randy Hart at randyhart@millingtonford.com)
  • Sales, Empire Today (Fax resume to 1-562-868-6416)
  • Sales, Homer Skelton Ford (Email resume to helpwanted@homerskeltonford.com)
  • Sales (Call 1-800-706-0907 ext. 3101)
  • Sales, Commercial Appeal (Call 335-6747)
  • Sales (Call 324-4199)

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