Development and Marketing Coordinator

  POSITION TITLE:   Development and Marketing Coordinator REPORTS TO: Director of Development STATUS:   Salaried, full-time, 12 months per year WORK SCHEDULE: Traditional business hours M-F, with some flexibility. Occasional evening/weekend work may be necessary for special events or meetings. STARTING SALARY RANGE: $45,000 – $53,000 depending on experience POSTING CLOSING […]

Executive Assistant

POSITION TITLE: Executive Assistant REPORTS TO: Executive Director FLSA STATUS: Exempt Full-Time (32 hours per week, not to exceed 40 hours per week) REGULAR/TEMPORARY: Regular BENEFITS: Details Outlined Below SALARY RANGE: $22 to $24 per hour (ranging 32-40 hours per week) START DATE: Open until filled APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: Application […]

“Open will not abandon our kids” – Cristin Carter, parent of OSE graduate shares her experience

Christin Carter, parent of a OSE 2021 graduate, spoke at the 2021 graduation ceremony about her gratitude to Open School staff for supporting her son, Kejon. Watch her speech or read her powerful words below…    [Open School is] doing what nobody else believed was possible. Our graduates are here […]

Step Up Program Manager (Counseling, Social/Emotional)

POSITION TITLE:                   Step Up Program Manager (Counseling, Social/Emotional) PROGRAM:                             Step Up REPORTS TO:                          Step Up Program Director FLSA STATUS:                         Exempt, full-time REGULAR/TEMPORARY:        Regular STARTING SALARY RANGE:    $55,000 – 61,000 START DATE:                           September 2021 CLOSING DATE:                      Open until filled The mission of Open […]

Data Specialist

POSITION TITLE: Data Specialist PROGRAM: Step Up REPORTS TO: Program Director FLSA STATUS: Nonexempt, Part-time (20 hours/week) REGULAR/TEMPORARY: Regular BENEFITS: Details Outlined Below STARTING SALARY RANGE: $18.00 – $21.00 per hour START DATE: Open until filled APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: Application review begins July 16 The mission of Open School is […]

Associate Principal

The mission of Open School is to develop connection, capability, and confidence in disconnected youth through relationship-based, quality learning experiences that result in their academic, personal, and community success. Over 80% of our students are youth of color, low income and from marginalized communities. We encourage you to explore our […]

“Where I Come From, Where I’m Going” by Nevaeh

I used to live in a rural area. I went to a small school. It was a big culture shock to relocate to Portland. At the time, my family was experiencing homelessness. We were living in a car. I was never in one school for more than a few weeks […]

Open School East welcomes students for in-person learning!

Our first cohort of students returned to school for hybrid learning on Monday, April 19. Their Advocates welcomed them back with music, encouragement, and socially-distanced air-fives. After a year of distance learning, both students and teachers were ready to connect in a safe and supportive environment. Like many of our […]

Open School is in solidarity with the Asian American/Pacific Islander community. 

We were devastated to learn of this week’s murders of Asian women in Atlanta, but unfortunately, we were not surprised. These tragic deaths come amidst a spike in racist violence and hate speech directed at members of the AAPI community. A recent report by Stop AAPI Hate examines 3,795 documented […]