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Arizona Sustainability Alliance

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**This is a Volunteer position**

Education - Priority Lead

Role Purpose: Change the future of Arizona by playing a vital role in progressing sustainability initiatives. Your efforts will raise awareness by providing resources, information and developing educational programs for citizens.


  • Formulate, organize, monitor and coordinate Education priorities and activities
  • Partner with AZSA leadership to form suitable strategies and objectives within Education
  • Develop educational programming for K-12, engaging youth in sustainability education and practices
  • Create an online resource to centralize sustainability information, allowing for ease of access
  • Plan and ensure execution of project-based learning practices and trainings for youth
  • Assume responsibility for the priority’s volunteers and vendors
  • Develop and control deadlines, budgets, grant requirements and activities
  • Assess priority performance and aim to maximize ROI
  • Exercise problem solving skills to resolve higher scope issues within priority
  • Prepare reports for Executive Director, Program Directors, Board members and the broader organization as requested
  • Collaborate directly with the Communications Director for any needs related to promotion, branding, etc.

Ideal Skill Set:

  • Proven experience as a Program or Project Manager, specifically relating to Education programs
  • Working knowledge of program/project management software (Basecamp, MS Project etc.)
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills; you are a relationship builder who "manages by influence"
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; a highly collaborative work style
  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • Ability to serve as a unifying force and to lead discussions at both the strategic and tactical levels
  • Sincere commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups

Time commitment: Approximately 5-10 Hours Per Week

To apply for this volunteer opportunity email your cover letter and resume/cv to

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About Arizona Sustainability Alliance


8205 South Priest Drive #11962, Tempe, AZ 85284, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Arizona Sustainability Alliance is to create and support cutting-edge, project-based sustainability solutions in Arizona.


The Arizona Sustainability Alliance is a volunteer, non-partisan group committed to protecting our environment and promoting sustainable living through action and advocacy. Through

  • Civic engagement

  • Collaboration

  • Education
We empower Arizona citizens to work together toward more verdant, equitable and sustainable communities. We share a deep concern about catastrophic climate change, the future of our planet and the health and well being of generations to come.


We'll work with your schedule.


Phoenix Metropolitan AreaPhoenix, AZ 85004



  • Group Facilitation
  • People Skills
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication




  • Approximately 5-10 Hours Per Week
  • To apply for this volunteer opportunity email your cover letter and resume/cv to

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