OPEN: January 12, 2021
CLOSE: Open until filled
SALARY RANGE: Excepted Service, Grade 7 ($87,887 to $109,776)
This position is located in the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Education (DME). The mission of DME is to develop and implement the Mayor's vision for academic excellence and creating a high quality education continuum from birth to 24 (from early childhood to K-12 to post-secondary and the workforce). The three major functions of DME include:
The Director of Communications and Outreach is a key DME staff member tasked with advancing the Office's mission by developing and implementing the office's strategic communication, and engaging efforts for the Government cluster agencies assigned to the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Education. This position serves as a liaison with the Mayor's Office of Communications.
KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
There is a legal requirement that each new appointee to the Excepted Service either: (1) be domiciled in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment; or (2) establish District domicile within one hundred eighty (180) days of appointment. The law also requires that Excepted Service employees maintain District domicile during the period of the appointment. Failure to maintain District domicile during the period of the appointment will result in forfeiture of employment.