As Reasoning Mind’s Executive Director responsible for central Texas, you can bring a first-rate math education to thousands of children in your region. You’ll put together and work with a strong nonprofit board of community leaders, lead the organization’s fundraising efforts, build relationships with school systems, and oversee Reasoning Mind’s operations in the region. It’s a challenging job, but the reward is making a real impact by helping tens of thousands of children get the math foundation they need for success in the classroom and in life.
Reasoning Mind is a nonprofit organization helping tens of thousands of children get a better math education. We make online math courses and train teachers to successfully implement these courses in their classrooms.
We believe that mathematics is a uniquely powerful tool for developing students’ thinking skills. Not all students will need mathematics for their future jobs, but all students will need to be able to effectively think and problem solve if they are to lead successful lives as individuals, professionals, and citizens.
Reasoning Mind is currently serving nearly 70,000 students, and the number is growing rapidly. Donors include the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Houston Endowment, the ExxonMobil Foundation, the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, and over a hundred others.
The most important thing is to have exceptional entrepreneurial skills. This includes great interpersonal skills and the ability to independently plan and organize work. Other qualifications are:
This job is located in San Antonio or Austin, Texas, and may require frequent travel between these two (very close) cities.
Impact. As Executive Director, you will be responsible for Reasoning Mind’s growth in your region. Your efforts will be essential to the organization’s enrollment and development efforts, allowing thousands of kids access to a better math education.
The team. You'll be joining a driven, first-rate team of people who are incredibly passionate about education. You will have the chance to work closely with the organization’s leadership, including our CEO and Board of Trustees.
Growth. At Reasoning Mind, you will develop your skills in a variety of areas, including strategy development, management, and public relations.
Advancement. Because of Reasoning Mind's rapid growth, exceptionally talented people have the opportunity to quickly advance to roles of increasing responsibility.
The cause. Next year alone, your contributions will improve the mathematics education of over 100,000 students.
Reasoning Mind offers an exceptional benefits package. As a Reasoning Mind employee, you will enjoy comprehensive health insurance (medical, dental, and vision), as well as short-term disability insurance, long-term disability insurance, and life insurance. You will receive 3 weeks of annual paid vacation and may be eligible for telecommuting – working from home or remotely from any location in the world – for a total of 4 weeks every year.
1. Submit your resume and basic contact information by clicking the Apply Now button on this page.
2. After submitting your resume, you may receive written assignments to be submitted at your earliest convenience.
3. Candidates who do well on the written assignments will advance to the phone interview round.
4. Candidates who advance from the phone interview round will be invited to a final interview with the Reasoning Mind team in Houston.
We are currently accepting applications for this position on a rolling basis. Please submit your resume today! If you receive the assignments, please turn them in at your earliest convenience.
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