Partnership Manager


(Onsite at 3DE School, Various Locations)


As an innovative and resourceful community builder, the 3DE Partnership Manager (PM) handles all local logistics and external stakeholder engagement connected to the “real-world” infusions into 3DE’s school-within-a-school. Working in collaboration with the 3DE Director and dedicated Assistant Principal, this role engages directly with diverse corporate and community partners to implement authentic curricular connections, thus supporting teachers in building students’ competencies, mindsets and knowledge. The PM works as a school liaison with internal and external stakeholders, managing through changes and obstacles by using creativity, persistence, and strong problem solving skills.

Employment Details

  • Locations: Metro Atlanta, GA; Tampa and Pinellas County, FL

  • Employment Type: Full-Time

  • Salary: Commensurate with experience

  • Reports to: Regional Director, Partnerships

Core Responsibilities

  • Maintain an entrepreneurial mindset. Willing to take risks; welcome change. Orientation to innovation. Overcomes obstacles. Generates ideas and thinks past boundaries

  • Steward, train, and engage corporate and community volunteers to ensure seamless and impactful onsite visits and other touch points that inspire model support

  • Facilitate local data collection to enable proper analysis, evaluation and planning efforts

  • Ensure teacher case-related readiness and understanding to maximize likelihood of success

  • Manage all local case-related activation and classroom implementation activities

  • Engage students directly from enrollment through matriculation to nurture trusting relationships and engagement

  • Support the fidelity of the model at the local level and among the network

  • Work collaboratively and proactively with network peer schools for continuous improvement

  • Foster 3DE school culture among all stakeholders (teachers, students, administration, etc.)

  • Support parent and community engagement activities

  • Manage stewardship of operational budget and resources

Core Competencies

  • Understand & Plan the Work – bringing structure to chaos with ease

  • Execute Effectively: Focus on appropriate details; use the most appropriate sequence of activities to complete work in a timely manner

  • Demonstrate Adaptability & Resourcefulness – operates with a ‘make it happen / no excuses attitude’

  • Delight the Customer – understand the needs and perspectives of multiple customers; link stakeholder role in success of model

Demonstrated Abilities

  • Advanced time management and organizational skills, executed in high-demand environment

  • Expert oral and written presentation skills, delivered through a variety of mediums

  • Keen sense of emotional intelligence and cultural agility

  • Effective and engaging interpersonal skills, resulting in the ability to influence a wide-range of constituents

  • Strategic community building, through volunteer efforts in public and/or private sector(s)

This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job related duties required by their supervisor. This document does not create an employment contract implied or otherwise, other than an "at-will" relationship.