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Full-Time

Associate Director

Intervention & Program Specialist

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Understood

Understood

51-200 employees

Supports individuals with learning differences

Social Impact

Compensation Overview

$130k - $160kAnnually

Senior, Expert

New York, NY, USA

Category
Healthcare Administration & Support
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Required Skills
Communications
Marketing
Requirements
  • Advanced degree (Masters or Doctorate) in psychology, education, public health or related field
  • Minimum 4 years of experience developing and managing impactful programs, initiatives, and interventions; with minimum 2 years of experience developing and supporting digital-only approaches
  • Meticulous organization, with demonstrated ability to manage complex projects across diverse stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills - must be able to create clear, engaging decks, documents, and project plans at a professional level
  • A strong grounding in best practices for evidence-grounded design
  • An expansive, adaptive mindset regarding interventions
  • Strong agility in adjusting approaches based on real-life time and resource constraints
  • Demonstrated history of designing novel approaches that are both effective and desirable to large populations
  • Subject matter expertise in learning and thinking differences, such as Dyslexia and ADHD
  • Depth of experience working in partnership, effectively and with humility, with interdisciplinary colleagues from marketing to product development to content
  • Expertise in managing time, commitments, and priorities
  • Committed to embodying and being a steward of our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging
Responsibilities
  • Intervention planning
  • Day-to-Day Management
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Product development
  • Safety & quality
  • Communication

Understood.org is dedicated to supporting individuals who learn and think differently, offering a nurturing environment that recognizes the unique contributions of each team member. The nonprofit fosters a culture of inclusion and collaboration, encouraging personal and professional growth. By focusing on developing accessible resources and support mechanisms, Understood.org stands as an exemplary workplace for those passionate about making a difference in education and accessibility.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$757K

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

12%