The Senior Education Manager is in charge of the success of our Flatiron School educational programs. This position will use their leadership, business acumen and management skills to guide a team of educators and coordinators to ensure a high quality student experience. We are looking for someone who is passionate about education and about building and leading a large team.

Key Responsibilities

Education Management

  • Manage and develop our in person faculty to ensure the highest quality instruction
  • Recruit, hire and onboard Faculty members
  • Coordinate the needs of the team of instructors and communicate them to appropriate parties so that they can effectively run classes
  • Define and oversee quarterly goals for instructors to measure their efficacy and growth
  • Take the lead on communicating across teams and functions to foster collaboration and information sharing between campuses
  • Work with the Education Operations team to ensure our content and resources support the needs of education staff and students
  • Maintain inter-departmental evaluation and training
  • Work with the Campus Director to ensure our business operations support the needs of campus staff and students

Student Success

  • Participate in event programming for students that encourages exceptional experience,  retention and graduation
  • Analyze feedback surveys to provide targeted feedback to staff
  • Ensure the consistent collection of teacher feedback, attendance and other administrative tasks
  • Develop solutions for student concerns raised through the Community Lead
  • Communicate effectively between students, teachers and staff
  • Resource faculty for technical education programming

Ensure the successful running of the business side of the immersive program

  • Work with Campus Director to maintain educational budgets 
  • Maintain the documentation for the running of a successful program
  • Maintain and optimize unit economics for instructional costs per student

Background of the ideal Senior Education Manager candidate

  • You’ve built and managed a team greater than 5 reports
  • You take a data driven approach to business decisions
  • You love education and are excited to change education for the better
  • You believe in radical candor with your team and our students
  • You love having a set of goals and working towards those goals with your team
  • You can operate a large team independently
  • You’ve led the execution of meaningful events that have measureably increased customer engagement and/or retention

ABOUT FLATIRON SCHOOL

Flatiron School teaches passionate, creative people how to code. We’ve been teaching since 2012, and now we’re developing software and programs to bring our successful curriculum to more students. We are more than just a school — we are a team of mission-driven individuals trying to align education with reality. Over our seven years as a school, we’ve helped over one thousand students learn to code and launch careers in tech. To achieve these outcomes, we’ve never let ourselves stop growing – we’ve constantly iterated on our curriculum, evolved our teaching techniques, and created technology to improve our students’ learning experience.

For the next step in our growth, Flatiron School has joined the WeWork family. In WeWork, we’ve found a partner who shares the mission we’ve had since the beginning: to enable passionate people to learn the skills they need to pursue careers and lives they love. And that mission won’t change. As part of WeWork, we look forward to working together to expand our in-person and online programs and further increase accessibility to our transformative education. 

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