Posted on September 23, 2013
To support organizational capacity-building with the hiring of a new Chief Program Officer (“CPO”) position. The CPO will oversee program planning and implementation across YWLN with duties that will include program oversight, development of new initiatives, and strengthening of program infrastructure to sustain quality during a period of growth. YWLN supports two programs that empower low income youth to break the cycle of poverty through education: The Young Women’s Leadership Schools, a high-performing network of all-girls public secondary schools; and the CollegeBound Initiative, a comprehensive college guidance program for young women and men. Both programs have a good track record of increasing post-secondary outcomes for the predominantly low-income, first generation-to-college students whom they serve.