Join our mission
At Zeta, we pursue an unprecedented combination of high academic achievement and social-emotional development. We insist that every child receives a world-class education while fostering a love for learning. We are changing the public education landscape for all of New York City’s children, and we are uncompromising in our mission.
To achieve our vision, we are searching for a stellar Outreach Associate with a Bachelor's Degree who is fueled by a passion for team success, community relationships, and continual improvement. Because of the communities that we serve, fluency in Spanish is preferable.
Deliver incredible results
As the Outreach Associate at Zeta, you will support our team to establish and build Zeta’s world-class reputation in the communities that we serve by ensuring that local families have the opportunity to learn about and apply to Zeta schools. After our annual lottery, you will support our team in enrolling all students and in ensuring that families experience an excellent enrollment process.
You will ensure that awareness of Zeta is continually rising and that all Zeta classes are fully enrolled through:
Supporting in the creation and distribution of creative content that explains Zeta to prospective families
Using all methods of communication (digital, print, in-person) to spread the word about Zeta to all families in the communities that we serve
Creating and executing efficient processes for student enrollment, including but not limited to managing our call efforts, managing student applications, and tracking application data
Engaging current Zeta families to learn about their needs and how Zeta can best support them
Training parents to lead meetings and events, helping to create a network of parent leaders who are active in their communities
Developing relationships with parents to enhance volunteerism and encourage a collaborative school community
Building relationships with community centers, businesses, pre-Kindergarten centers, libraries, and other local establishments
Organizing and running events, like Zeta school tours, for prospective Zeta families
Become a part of our world-class team
Our Zeta team is comprised of top talent with incredible schooling and private sector experience. We need team members who are passionate about our mission, vision, and core values. You will make a tremendous team member at Zeta if you bring a mindset of growth, flexibility, and openness to feedback. You are hungry and determined to not only meet your goals, but surpass them at all costs. You are highly skilled at effectively communicating with your team members, both in good times and bad.
We maintain an unrelenting focus on team, so you must be humble, willing to put the team’s needs ahead of your own, and committed to contributing to a collaborative work environment. At Zeta, your voice will be valued. As part of a lean start-up, we expect all our teammates to wear multiple hats and have a can-do attitude about overcoming any hurdle!
We want lifelong learners who live with child-like joy and passion. At Zeta, we need you to bring your passion for learning, disrupting the status quo, and tackling problems with creative solutions. Bring your whole self to Zeta.
Currently, Zeta operates two schools, one in upper Manhattan and one in the South Bronx. We have big growth plans because the educational crisis is massive and requires big solutions. We plan to open two schools each year starting in 2020. Join our growing team today, and change the landscape of public education in New York City. If you can’t wait to get started, apply now!
Work authorization is required (candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the U.S.). Zeta is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.