Work at DEEL

Prenatal to Three Policy Advisor

To support the mission of DEEL, we are looking for a Prenatal to Three Policy Advisor who will provide strategic direction to the early learning division and manage city investments in programs with a prenatal to three (PN-3) focus from the City's Sweetened Beverage Tax and General Fund. In this role, you will serve as a planner on new investments, such as a new prenatal to three community grant program funded by the Sweetened Beverage Tax (SBT) that is slated for implementation in 2021. In addition, you will provide policy direction to the division for existing PN-3 investments across issues such as home visiting, developmental supports, professional development, and health supports. Reporting to the Early Learning Senior Policy Advisor, this position will provide you with the opportunity to act as an integral member of the early learning policy team.

Closing date: 12/01/20 04:00 PM Pacific Time

No applications will be accepted after the closing date.




Postsecondary Programs and Policy Manager

To support the mission of DEEL, we are looking for a Postsecondary Policy & Programs Manager who will provide leadership and strategic direction for the Postsecondary Unit within DEEL's K12 & Postsecondary Division. You will assist the director in setting priorities and making high-level policy and management decisions that support achievement of the Department's mission and the outcomes set forth in the Families, Education, Preschool, and Promise (FEPP) Levy. Reporting to the Division Director, you will be responsible for leading and managing a portfolio of investments that cross departmental and jurisdictional lines, and include partnerships with the Seattle Colleges, Seattle Public Schools, community-based organizations, and other inter-governmental agencies. In this role, you will be an integral member of the K12 and Postsecondary Division team, make informed decisions and recommendations for program and budget modifications to improve academic and non-academic outcomes for participating students, and oversee the management of operations in the Postsecondary Unit.

Closing date: 12/01/20 04:00 PM Pacific Time

No applications will be accepted after the closing date.


Open positions are posted on neo.gov. Link to apply:  www.seattle.gov/personnel/employment/default.asp