Careers at The SEED Foundation
Why join seed?
- This is an entrepreneurial and fluid environment – you will never be bored, and will have easy access to all levels of management within the organization.
- You will be a part of an innovative organization with staff that are extremely focused and intent on creating long-term value. Your colleagues are professional and committed to their work, and respectful and responsive to each other.
- You can take pride in knowing that your efforts will be in service to furthering the educational opportunities of underserved children and their families. Ultimately, your work will help to create a better future that will profoundly impact the lives of students and their families and will have a long-term, generation-altering impact.
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the positions listed below.
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The SEED Foundation seeks a Marketing & Communications Associate with specific expertise in graphic design and writing. It is important that s/he have superior communications skills -- both verbal and written -- and the ability to deliver clear and compelling messages. This person will work in partnership with SEED schools, increasing our schools’ capacity to advance SEED’s mission to prepare students for success in college and beyond. Since s/he will work with a wide-range of internal and external constituents, this person is expected to have impeccable judgement.
The SEED Foundation seeks an entry-level College Success Advisor (CSA) to serve on the front line of our critical college success support. S/he will be a vital resource for students as they transition from SEED through college. Advisors are responsible for building deep relationships with graduates and acting as our graduates’ advocates, mentors, experts, and cheerleaders as they assist students with the academic, financial aid, and personal challenges associated with college enrollment and success. An advisor is expected to have experience working with underrepresented students and an understanding of the college financial aid process and the organizational structure of higher education institutions.
The SEED Foundation seeks a College Counselor for The SEED School of Washington, D.C. S/he will play a critical role in supporting students and families with the mechanics of the college process during their junior and senior years. SEED DC's College Counselor must be highly skilled and able to administer the college exposure, search, fit, application, and selection process with students, while also educating families about the process. The College Counselor is expected to have excellent knowledge of a range of colleges/universities across the country--especially those that proactively support college completion for low-income, fist generation students.
The SEED Foundation is committed to the letter and spirit of equality. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in hiring and employment, nor in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other programs.