We are thrilled to announce that the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship is expanding! We’re looking for people who share our passion in opening doors and building pathways for students to pursue high-demand science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) and health care careers in Washington state.

The GRD Program Manager will lead the design and implementation of programming to reinforce persistence, clinical placement, and job attainment for Scholars enrolled in the Graduate Scholarship (GRD) Program. Additionally, the GRD Program Manager will drive the selection process of GRD Scholars. Lastly, in addition to effectivity leading the design and implementation of programmatic tactics, the GRD Program Manager will provide critical analysis of current practices and recommend ways to improve outcomes for GRD Scholars
The Programs Director leads the WSOS team’s college persistence and career development work, ensuring the efficacy of strategies to support Opportunity Scholars as they transition from Scholar to working professional. The primary responsibility of the Programs Director is to oversee the strategy for orienting new Scholars to their college campus, designing a plan for academic success and preparing them to launch into a career or field of study in STEM or health care. The Programs Director is responsible for the successful operation all Career and Technical, Baccalaureate, and Graduate Scholar programs, including but not limited to the Scholar Lead near-peer mentoring program for first- and second-year Scholars and the Skills that Shine industry mentoring program. The Programs Director provides effective leadership and management of the Programs team.

Washington STEM is an Equal Opportunity Employer who cares deeply about its staff and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. Employment decisions at Washington STEM are based on organizational needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, national origin, gender identity, age, transgender status, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the law.