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eMediaVA REGIONAL TRAINERS

Regional trainers are needed to conduct workshops ranging from 1-5 hours for teachers in the use of eMediaVA.   Individuals will be hired as independent contractors.  Pay will be based on the length (hourly rate) of each training session.  There will be no additional stipend for travel or related costs.

Education:  Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3 years teaching experience.  An applicant must hold a current Virginia teaching license or have held a valid Virginia teaching license in the past five years.

Required Qualifications:  A qualified candidate must:

  • Exhibit outstanding verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate ideas and information effectively, clearly, and concisely;
  • Have reliable transportation;
  • Have a schedule flexible enough to allow for training at regional school divisions’ requests;
  • Possess exemplary time management, communications, interpersonal, verbal, listening, problem solving, decision-making, organizational, and troubleshooting skills;
  • Exhibit the ability to work in a collaborative environment;
  • Demonstrate skill in the use of email, word processing, and presentation (PowerPoint) software;
  • Own a computer with reliable Internet access and email.

Please note that chosen candidates must attend training at a designated regional location prior to serving as trainers.  Training dates and locations TBD.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Be a past or current user of eMediaVA
  • Prior experience with professional development;
  • Experience using online collaboration software (Skype, Google Hangouts, Blackboard Collaborate, etc.)

Primary Responsibilities:  The eMediaVA trainer will:

  • Adhere to training schedules and timelines;
  • Arrive for scheduled training on time and fully prepared;
  • Conduct training according to the prescribed eMediaVA trainer guidelines;
  • Attend required meetings or training sessions conducted for trainers (online and face to face);
  • Keep detailed records of attendees as prescribed by the Director of eMediaVA
  • Communicate in a timely manner regarding training requests and schedule details; and
  • Communicate any challenges, need for help, etc. to the Director of eMediaVA.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and a resume to Elmer Seward at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The cover letter should note the level of experience that the candidate has with eMediaVA.  The cover letter should also note the candidate’s address and the superintendent’s region (i.e. Region 1) in which the candidate resides (see online map for assistance here.)  While areas for training may be different, this will assist in identifying candidates in every region of Virginia.

 

WHRO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 


 GRAPHIC DESIGNER

WHRO, public broadcasting for Hampton Roads, is seeking a graphic designer responsible for supporting our team in its continued growth and expansion.

Services needed include developing innovative, effective and creative solutions. Working together with a team developing concepts and creative for campaigns, logos, style guides, flyers, posters, ads, brochures and more. Assisting in the design of the monthly member magazine, Photoshopping images and creating images and vectors in Illustrator. Developing corporate identities for various initiatives and campaigns and maintaining the brand through strong messaging and consistency.

This is a contract position and is expected to require one FTE in order to provide adequate services. Must have knowledge in the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, a strong eye for design and awareness of current trends. Proven organizational skills, a team player and experience in both print and digital formats. Must have a Bachelor’s degree from a four-year university or college and previous related experience preferred.

Please send a cover letter, resume and a link to a portfolio to Kathy Adams at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or WHRO, attn: Kathy Adams, 5200 Hampton Blvd. Norfolk, VA 23508.  WHRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer 


GRANTS AND INITIATIVE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Overview
Under the supervision of the Director of Community Engagement, this position is responsible for developing and implementing revenue and mission related business development funding strategies to secure support for ongoing and new station initiatives.

Responsibilities

  • Building strong relationships among diverse funding stakeholders, including state, federal and national sources.
  • Researching and identifying prospective fundraising opportunities with foundations, corporations, and government granting entities.
  • Building and fostering relationships with other local nonprofit and public media station development staff.
  • Managing and securing valuable funding in support of organization’s priorities.
  • Identifying unique funding opportunities to support developing new mission related programs.
  • Ensure quality and timeliness of all aspects of grants processing and management.
  • Collaborating with staff to develop new station initiatives.
  • Supporting WHRO’s long-range planning, strategy implementation efforts with knowledge of current funding trends and strategies.
  • Working cross functionally with other departments and seeks to foster productive relationships.

Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree and three to five years experience in designing, coordinating, and executing grant management.  Demonstrates a history of cultivating and securing funding for initiatives ranging in scope and size.
  • Outstanding verbal and communication skills; strong interpersonal skills; planning; analytical and evaluation abilities.
  • Facility with computers, database software, and Microsoft Office.
  • Successful grants management.
  • Highly effective time management skills; ability to juggle multiple projects timely with appropriate follow through.
  • Flexible; comfortable working with people from all backgrounds; team player; sense of humor; friendly; outgoing personality; accessible; high level of excellence and accuracy.
  • Able to consult effectively with others; passion and vision in regard to creating a stronger and sustainable community.
  • Knowledge of civic engagement issues; a high degree of confidentiality; strong project and time management skills.

 Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  WHRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Applicants interested in applying for any position at WHRO must submit a resume, cover letter, salary requirements and required sample materials, etc. to:

WHRO
Attn:  Sherby Wilks, Human Resources Officer
5200 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk, VA  23508

WHRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer