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Learning and Development Director 

Position Overview

Job Title

Learning and Development Director 


Job Overview

The Learning and Development Director is responsible for being the lead program teacher and facilitator for our Leadership in Action programming and for other programming as necessary.  This entails teaching lessons to students in middle and high schools virtually and in-person. The Learning and Development Director will work with the Curriculum Design Officer to develop curriculum and lesson plans for the organization and evaluate lesson effectiveness through evaluations. 


Reports To

The Learning and Development Director will report to the Chief Program Officer 


Time Commitment

This role requires between 2-15 hours per MONTH


Preferred/Required Experiences 

  • This position requires teaching lessons for our Leadership in Action program. This entails teaching materials to students in grades 6-12. 

  • Must be in high school or above

  • Previous experience through student clubs/organizations preferred 

  • Interest in education and teaching is a plus 

  • Ability to work with educators and groups is required 

  • Strong writing ability 

  • Strong public speaker and presenter is required 


Core Responsibilities and Duties

  • Lead teacher and facilitator for our Leadership in Action programming 

  • Teaches and or facilitates OMU programming 

  • Works with the Curriculum Design Officer to create, design, and implement all curriculum into student programming 

  • Manage multiple curriculum design projects simultaneously, ensuring deadlines and quality standards are met.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to coordinate the development and implementation of curriculum materials.

  • Monitor project progress, track milestones, and report on outcomes to senior management.

  • Ensure the curriculum and programming aligns with the organization's mission, educational standards, and target audience's needs.

  • Lead or assist all organizational staff/volunteer training to support all programming and organizational operations

About Oakland Mills United

Founded in 2020, Oakland Mills United (OMU) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization on a mission to support and empower students, schools, and communities through education, enrichment, and student well-being.

The living legacy of the OMHS Class of 2020, OMU strives to create a more equitable community for all. Our initiatives of student leadership, student enrichment, college preparation, and community advocacy create opportunities to support all students in Oakland Mills and Howard County.

We are run by a volunteer staff who are current HCPSS students, alumni, and community members who strive to make an impact in our community for future generations.

Next Steps

Thank you so much for your interest in joining Oakland Mills United! To move forward in this process, please click the “APPLY NOW” button below or email Please write a basic introduction about you and why you are interested in joining our team. We will reach back out to you to schedule an information session and interview. 

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