Careers

Good work starts with good people. We’re looking for passionate, talented people to join our team.

An image of Dr. Thomas Randle, Superintendent, and Mike Rockwood, Chief of Staff, of Consolidated Independent School District, smiling as they participate in a leadership program session for The Holdsworth Center.
Group photo of The Holdsworth Center's staff standing on a staircase at the La Cantera Resort & Spa in San Antonio, Texas.

We thrive on collaboration

It takes a diverse team of talented individuals to do extraordinary work. The Holdsworth Center is comprised of professionals with deep expertise in educational leadership, organizational talent management, adult learning and school district administration. We're looking for experienced and versatile professionals who enjoy working within multidisciplinary teams and thrive on pushing ideas further through feedback, collaboration and iteration.

All employment decisions are based on job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Open positions

Education Programs Paid Internship

Part time: January-May 2020 for 15-20 hours/week

The Holdsworth Center is a non-profit organization founded by Charles Butt, Chairman and CEO of H-E-B Grocery Company. The Center’s mission is to improve student outcomes across the state of Texas by helping public school districts build a pipeline of inspired and effective leaders at all levels. Holdsworth partners with public school districts for five years to help tackle their toughest challenges around leadership development and strategic talent management.

About the position

We are seeking an organized and driven individual to serve as an intern with the Campus Leadership Program (CLP) team. The CLP program is a two-year journey for principals and their school teams consisting of 12 multi-day learning sessions held at hotels in Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. We currently serve more than 60 schools and 300 campus leaders across the state of Texas, with additional schools and leaders joining CLP in summer 2020. The intern will assist CLP Program Coordinators with communications, logistics and execution of these large-scale events/learning sessions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Event planning and logistics support for multi-day learning sessions. Ability to travel within the state is desirable but not required.
  • Preparation and publishing of emails (training provided).
  • Data collection, input and tracking information on spreadsheets.
  • Organization and management of programs storage and supplies.
  • Proofreading CLP documents.
  • Production and printing materials for upcoming events.

Skills required:

  • Event planning
  • Data and spreadsheet proficiency
  • Organization and effective time management
  • Willingness to pitch in and help
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Writing and editing for email communication
  • Comfort with technology and willingness to learn new systems (Asana and Mailchimp primarily)

Applications

Interested candidates should submit a current resume reflecting experience in the areas listed above and a letter detailing their interest in working at The Holdsworth Center. Email applications to mludwig@holdsworthcenter.org by Nov. 1.

The Holdsworth Center is committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment. All employment decisions are based on job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Apply now

Marketing and Communications Paid Internship

Part time: January-May 2020 for 15-20 hours/week

The Holdsworth Center is a non-profit organization founded and funded by Charles Butt, Chairman and CEO of H-E-B Grocery Company. The center’s mission is to improve student outcomes across the state of Texas by helping school districts build a pipeline of inspired and effective leaders at all levels. Holdsworth partners with public school districts for five years to help tackle their toughest challenges around leadership development and strategic talent management.

About the position

The Holdsworth Center is looking for a full or part-time summer intern to support the marketing and communications team with various projects. Rate of pay is $15 per hour.

Work opportunities include:

  • Digital Asset Management – Work with communications team to organize, categorize and transfer all video and photo assets to a digital asset management platform.
  • Content Creation – Draft original content for Holdsworth’s blog, social media channels and internal newsletter.
  • Metrics Tracking & Reporting – Help collect relevant data from our various digital channels and feed it into a dashboard that will guide content strategy and direction.
  • Media Relations – Research long-lead publications and help craft customized pitches and ideas for articles we could submit for publication. Monitor and distribute media stories, draft press releases and perform media outreach on an as-needed basis.
  • Speaking and Conferences – Support relevant conferences and events that enhance our brand awareness. Help craft and submit customized pitches for each opportunity.
  • General Project Support –Contribute to a variety of projects on an as-needed basis, including logistical support for special events or coordination of video production.

Qualifications:

  • Majoring in marketing, communications or a related field
  • Some relevant work experience preferred
  • Jobsite can either be located in San Antonio or Austin, but candidate must be willing and able to travel between the two cities on a regular basis. Mileage will be reimbursed.

Personal skills:

  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Thorough, with strong attention to detail

Applications

Interested candidates should submit a current resume and a letter detailing their interest in the work of The Holdsworth Center to mludwig@holdsworthcenter.org by Nov. 1.

The Holdsworth Center is committed to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. All employment decisions are based on job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Apply now