Job Opportunities In The Urban Debate Network
Development Director - Washington, D.C.
The Development Director is responsible for gathering financial and other material resources to support the Washington Urban Debate League.Learn More ›
Director of Development - Chicago, IL
The Director of Development (DOD) will be responsible for crafting and executing an annual comprehensive fundraising plan that ensures Chicago Debates has the resources necessary to fulfill our mission and meet our strategic priorities. In partnership with two direct reports, provide strategic leadership in order to diversify, strengthen and double Chicago Debates’ $1.3MM budget by FY24 with a focus on individual, corporate, and foundation giving.Link to job description ›
Head Coach - Milpitas, CA
SVUDL Head Coach positions are key to the delivery, growth, and impact of the SVUDL program in our partnering schools, helping build and implement a shared vision among all stakeholders, including youth, teachers, SVUDL staff, volunteers, and the school community. The Head Coach is responsible for teams and programming in up to 3 partner schools at a time, and is the catalyst and main point of contact of the debate team at each partner school.
The Head Coach is an organizer and recruiter, who delivers debate instruction directly to students at their partner schools, and works with school staff to recruit, develop, and sustain teams at each of the Head Coach’s partner schools, ensuring their students are actively engaged in competition opportunities. The Head Coach position of the Urban Debate League model requires a proactive, engaging, and dedicated team player who puts the needs of youth first. Head Coaches are also responsible for the administrative, supervisory, and logistical demands of running the debate teams at their assigned schools. The Head Coach spends approximately 85% of their working hours in the field (primarily at their partner schools, though also at tournaments and community partner sites as necessary and appropriate), and 15% of their working hours at the SVUDL office in Milpitas.
The Head Coach reports to the Director of Coaching, and works collaboratively with fellow Head Coaches, program and administrative staff, and the Executive Director.Link to job description ›