Student Programming Lead

Location Austin, TX 78610
Date Posted June 15, 2021
Job ID 7722
Employment Type Contract To Hire

Scion Nonprofit Staffing ( has been engaged to conduct a search for a full-time, temp-to-hire Student Programming Lead for our client, a national Nonprofit organization dedicated to full-service college access, serving low-income and first-generation students from application to graduation. This is a remote role!

As the Student Programming Lead, you will bring your strong relationship-building skills and background in education recruitment to bring in allies across diverse communities. You will be skilled at managing multiple projects and be able to initiate and support the academic success of first-generation college students.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Implement all aspects of student recruitment and intake including regional student recruitment strategy, material development, onboarding, key stakeholder relationship building, and the selection process
  • Identify key partners and schools and set recruitment targets, draft communications for junior recruitment and engagement, and develop content for webinars
  • Lead implementation of junior and senior programming including planning a virtual webinar schedule, hosting project kick-offs, updating and developing curriculum, tracking program goals and milestone completion, and developing and sending student newsletters to increase student engagement
  • Collaborate with the Volunteer Manager to co-host webinars related to the college application process
  • Collect and track robust student data and ensure all yearly program elements and tasks are accurately inputted into the internal systems

What You Have to Offer:

  • Bachelor's degree is required
  • 5+ years of experience in education recruitment
  • 5+ years of experience in program management
  • Bilingual in Spanish is preferred
  • Experience in developing partnerships and managing stakeholder relationships
  • Experience in scholarship management and operations
  • Experience in the development or creation of curriculum, training, and student events
  • Must be comfortable working in an anti-racist organization with a diverse group of external callers and visitors and internal staff at all levels

Compensation & Additional Details:

  • Pay Rate Range: $30.00-$33.00 per hour
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8am – 5pm PST
  • Job Type: Temp-to-Hire
  • Location: Remote
  • Medical benefits are available to purchase during the temp period through Scion Staffing

Upon permanent hire you will qualify for the following benefits:
  • 100% paid medical, dental, and vision for full-time employees with company FSA contribution 
  • 401k retirement plan with 4% employer match, 100% vested on day 1
  • 20 accrued PTO days per year
  • 13 paid holidays every year, plus a staff-wide 'winter break' with a reduced workload
  • Annual retention bonus that increases with every year 
  • Phone stipend if applicable
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits with employer contribution
  • Staff and dependent EAP access

About Our Firm:

Scion Staffing is a top temporary staffing agency and executive search firm, connecting leading companies and organizations with impeccable talent. Through our innovative team-building and staffing solutions, we bridge the gap in temporary staffing, as well as contract-to-hire employment, contingent search, and executive searches. The Business Times has recognized us as a top staffing from 2010-2021, and our clients return to us for a variety of opportunities.

Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, age, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief, or any other protected class. We are committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.

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