Date Posted: Aug 4, 2022
Position Title: Program Associate I - Grant Writer
Location: Fisher Building (3011 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit, MI 48214)
Salary: $64,467 - $84,323
Reports to: Project Manager, Partnerships
Bargaining Unit: OSAS
Benefits Eligible: Yes
In accordance with the Agreement between Organization of School Administrators and Supervisors (OSAS) and the Board of Education of the School District of the City of Detroit, the following vacancy is announced.
The Program Associate I develops, supports, and utilizes processes and systems that bring external funding into the District. This includes researching funders and funding opportunities; soliciting funding priority information from internal stakeholders; identifying appropriate funding sources for District needs; designing sound processes for seeking funding and ensuring that internal stakeholders follow them with fidelity; facilitating interdepartmental collaboration and coordination; preparing and supporting the preparation of applications for funding; tracking data to measure success and ensure equitable outcomes; coordinating funding plans and efforts with the DPS Foundation; and engaging directly with current, former, and prospective funders to build and maintain strong relationships. The Program Associate I may also support the Office of Partnerships in other ways as deemed appropriate by the Project Manager, Office of Partnerships.
If you are a current Detroit Public Schools Community District employee, you do not have to submit to a new security clearance, unless your new role requires a different type of criminal background check.
In alignment with Michigan law, if you are hired to fill a position, you will be required to submit to a Detroit Public Schools Community District criminal background check. Information regarding required background checks will be shared at point of hire.
Method of Application:
Applicants must apply through the online application system. Only applications submitted through the online application system will be considered for any posted position and all applications require a resume to be considered.
Successful candidates are required to submit official transcript(s) at point of offer to hire. Teaching service outside of the Detroit Public Schools Community District must be verified by the applicant's prior employer(s) prior to hire. It is the applicant's responsibility to provide all documentation (including copies) as requested.
Applicants requesting assistance during the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources via email at [email protected] or phone at (313) 873-6897.
DPSCD does not discriminate race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, religion, height, weight, citizenship, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admissions. Questions? Concerns? contact the Civil Rights Coordinator for more information at (313) 240-4377 or [email protected] or 3011 West Grand Boulevard, 14th Floor, Detroit MI 48202.