Literacy Coordinator

| September 15, 2014

Literacy Coordinator Job Opening at Success Academy Charter Schools in New York, NY

Position: Literacy Coordinator
Company: Success Academy Charter Schools
Job Location(s): New York, NY
Start Date: As soon as possible
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type: Full Time
Starting Salary Range:
Required Experience: Open
Required Security Clearance: None
Related Categories: Education – K12

Join our movement

At Success Academy, we make history every day. Our elementary and middle schools rank in the top 1% in math and top 6% in reading among all New York schools. 100% of all scholars passed the 2014 science exam with 99% earning the highest possible rating. We provide an exploration driven curriculum for grades K-9, focused on the whole child. Chess, art, and other specialized subjects bring excitement to the school day and foster a lifelong love of learning. Our communities are calling for more, and we are meeting this urgent demand with rapid expansion.

Are you ready to join this movement and make an indelible mark on education reform across New York City?

We are looking for a Literacy Coordinator to join our Literacy team.


  • Clearly communicating information, deliverables, and deadlines to school staff and vendors to ensure that books and printed materials arrive in schools when needed.
  • Liaising between schools and vendors and troubleshooting as necessary.
  • Tracking expenditures/budget.
  • Processing POs and invoices through the accounts payable system.
  • Formatting and proofreading materials.
  • Additional projects as needed.


  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate concisely, particularly in writing
  • Ability to think on your feet, be flexible, and troubleshoot for the best solution
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Experience in logistics-based projects, supply chain, inventory management, and/or shipping and receiving
  • Background and/or strong interest in education and/or children’s literature

This position will provide you with the opportunities to…

  • Have a positive impact on the teaching and learning of thousands of teachers and students.
  • Improve and develop systems for maximum efficiency and scalability.
  • Work with and learn from individuals who are knowledgeable and passionate about literacy, children’s literature, curriculum development, education reform.

To apply

Please upload a resume and cover letter that outlines how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the Literacy Coordinator position.

Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.

Success Academy Charter Schools is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

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