Job Listing: Assistant Director of Education

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Virginia War Memorial - Richmond, VA

Closes - 1/21/2022

Position Title – Assistant Director of Education

Salary - $40,000 - $42,000/Annually

Job Type - Full-Time

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Job Description

The Virginia Department of Veterans Services (DVS) is seeking a qualified candidate to support the Director of Education in planning, resourcing, and executing all education programs for the Virginia War Memorial (VWM). The Assistant Director of Education will oversee the VWM’s Distance Learning Center and livestream programming. Will also serve as Communications Manager for War Memorial events, programs, and initiatives. Coordinate with internal and external agencies for education programing and partnerships. Works closely with the Education Director to plan program goals and initiatives both short range and long range. 

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications include: The ability to conduct extensive research, edit, and produce education productions and programs. Must possess the ability to deliver material from a podium; work with elected officials and all levels of management. Experience or training in broadcasting and/or media production to present various ads, announcements, blogs, press releases, etc. for upcoming classes and events. Must possess a valid driver’s license. 
Ability to work with minimal supervision and occasional overnight travel. May be required to work on weekends, evenings, and holidays.



Preferred Qualifications

Experience with planning and conducting education programming.  Experience with Museum programming and operations preferred. 

Superior organization, planning, decision-making, and interpersonal skills.

Experience with communications operations, outreach, and social media.   Experience with livestream platforms such as Zoom and Google Meet. 

Experience working within a team and interacting with customers and/or visitors. 
Problem-solving experience and attention to detail. 

Familiarity with our military and veteran communities. 

Special Instructions to Applicants

For consideration for this position, candidates MUST apply online at Applicants are encouraged to be specific regarding job-related knowledge, skills, and abilities. Resumes are encouraged but do not substitute submittal for the online application. Please contact Human Resources if you need assistance. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the American with Disabilities Act. Contact 804-225-4185 for assistance. Minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA

Human Resources Contact

Danielle Orbe    |    804-786-3074    |