Associate Director: Education - DILOS STEM Program

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  • This is an unpaid volunteer opportunity and Associate Directors are expected to put in a minimum of 10 hours per week and be responsive to emails within 36 hours.
  • Associate Directors must be willing to attend weekly/bi-weekly meetings as and when required

About Us

Do you know what harmful contaminants are in your water? How it gets there? What effect it has on your families and environment? Save the Water(tm) (STW(tm)) is the one looking for answers.

STW(tm) is a U.S.-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to conduct water research to identify and remove harmful contaminants in water; and to raise public awareness about water contamination and its health impacts. STW(tm) also offers educational programs to excite young minds about water science.

Our volunteers are diverse professionals from all over the world bringing their knowledge and experience to STW(tm) because we care deeply about our communities and water resources. We learn and collaborate in an open and empowering work environment to find long term solutions to water contamination problem. Our vision is "Contamination free, healthy water for all"

To learn more about Save the Water(tm), please visit

We are currently looking for an Associate Director of Education to assist with STW(tm) DILOS (Day-in-the-life-of-a-scientist) and STEM programs, and the educational resources on our website.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist the Director of Education for growing non-profit organization.
  • Assist the Director of Education with management and strategy.
  • Help Director oversee department of an average of 5-15 volunteers and interns.
  • Attend Quarterly Operations Meetings.
  • Manage Project Leaders and Volunteers, including running weekly meetings.
  • Manage and keep operational documents current.
  • Assist in developing procedures & documents for the organization.
  • Assist the Director of Education with management and strategy.
  • Attend Quarterly Operations Meetings.
  • Assist the Director in planning and conducting monthly Group meetings, including sending agenda, taking meeting minutes, and follow up.
  • Manage Project Leaders and Volunteers.
  • Manage and keep operational documents current.
  • Assist in developing procedures & documents for the organization.
  • Complete the PWR audit for the Project Leaders each month

  • Must demonstrate effective oral communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively with staff inside and outside of the department.
  • Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree completed, or currently enrolled in Master's degree program
  • At least 4 years or more full time paid corporate/non - profit work experience
  • Minimum of one to two years of experience in the education sector
  • Living in the Miami-Dade area required
  • Strong analytical ability; strong Excel and Access knowledge
  • Strong problem solving and communication skills
  • Energetic team player with strong initiative, work ethic and ability to work independently
  • Excellent organizational skills with demonstrated attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and details simultaneously.
  • Requires self-direction, tact, diplomacy and a clear, courteous and professional manner when dealing with the public.

How to apply:

If interested, please send your resume to We would love to hear from you!(c) 2018,


  • Problem Solving
  • Internet Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Management
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • minimum of 10 hours per week
  • be responsive to emails within 36 hours

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