Are you interested in managing the outreach, coordination, and delivery of professional training and education programs?

This position is for you!

Under the guidance of the Senior Education Program Manager, this position will be responsible for managing the outreach, coordination, and delivery of professional training and education programs, including the Strengthening Colorado Families and Communities Conference, to adult professionals and community members across Colorado.

The Education Program Manager will:

    • Manage various aspects of Education Programming implementation
    • Collaborate internally and externally to build organizational depth and expertise

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Experience, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • Three to five years of experience in training or facilitation with adult learners
  • Experience and knowledge related to child welfare practice, child abuse prevention, family and child-well-being, and/or substance use issues
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent public speaking and facilitation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage collaborative processes
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain highly collaborative working relationships with individuals of diverse professional backgrounds, technical expertise, and lived experience
  • Comfort with ambiguity, shifting environments, and shared decision making.
  • Ability to balance multiple projects with shared deadlines while being responsive to emergent needs
  • Building, maintaining, and navigating complex collaborative relationships
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Understanding of how best practices shift based on research, community voice, and current events.
  • Capacity to engage in self-reflection and receive feedback
  • Passion for facilitating change through education
  • Ability to work independently on projects and meet deadlines
  • Excellent decision-making and problem solving abilities
  • Strength-based and solutions oriented


  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Zoom, Dropbox, and additional applications
  • Understanding of Adult Learning Theory;
  • Experience working with a broad range of populations

Compensation and Schedule:

Full-time, salaried, exempt position eligible for benefits. Starting salary is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience in the range of $50,000 – $60,000. 

Illuminate Colorado offers health and dental benefits as well as participation in a 401K, EAP, and Life Insurance benefits. In addition, Illuminate Colorado has an unlimited paid time off policy and offers both flexible scheduling and remote work. Residency in Colorado, or anticipated relocation to Colorado in the near future (at your own expense), is a condition of employment with Illuminate. 

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email with “Education Program Manager” in the subject line to

Application Deadline:

5pm on July 5, 2023


We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. 

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