Job Opportunities

Our excellent youth and programs need excellent support and leadership. If you would like to be a part of our team, we welcome you to apply to any of these positions you feel called and qualified to fill.

City Impact, a faith-based non-profit empowering youth and families in Lincoln’s urban neighborhoods, is seeking a Reading Program Director to oversee all program and curriculum related activities for the Impact Reading Center (IRC). Impact Reading is an intensive reading program which utilizes research-based curriculum and teaching techniques to get elementary aged students at or above grade level in reading by enlisting community volunteers.

Primary program responsibilities include managing staff, effective collaboration and communication with school personnel, setting tutoring rosters, development and implementation of program procedures and routines, gathering information and maintaining databases, training and caring for volunteers, managing reading curriculum and resources, development of program procedures and routines, gathering information and maintaining databases, and planning volunteer appreciation activities.

Primary curriculum responsibilities include mastery of current Impact Reading curriculum, developing deep knowledge of effective reading instruction, writing new literacy curriculum, creating new literacy opportunities and programs, training staff and volunteers to use the curriculum, providing ongoing training, engaging in reading instruction with children, creating training videos, and regular engagement with Impact Reading volunteers. 

This position demands strong leadership, management, and organizational skills. Candidates should have a passion for education and literacy. Previous experience in this field is preferred. To apply visit www.cityimpact.org/jobs and send a resume and cover letter to Lizzie Mattox at lmattox@cityimpact.org.