Security Grant Specialist, Teach Coalition @ Orthodox Union

Security Grant Specialist, Teach Coalition

Security Grant Specialist, Teach Coalition

Full-time position

Teach Coalition, a division of the Orthodox Union, assists nonpublic schools in navigating government programs to ensure schools receive all funds available to them. We are looking for someone located in the NYC area who has or will gain expertise on the Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP), NY State Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes (SCAHC) grant, and other government security grants. This staff member will work closely with schools, synagogues, and camps to develop, write, and edit grant applications as well as assist with all grant-related processes. Tasks include managing security grants from development to implementation and assisting with state-specific prequalification and submission requirements. You will be part of the team that takes a grant from inception to completion, including grant implementation if awarded, and be highly responsive to the grantee as well as State Administrative Agencies.

Essential Functions:

Interacting with federal and state agencies
Working directly with organizations to implement security grant projects and utilize funding
Tracking status of 20+ organizations for major projects
Researching and developing expertise on security funding opportunities throughout the U.S.
Compiling data and statistics on crimes and other areas relevant to specific grant applications
Creating and maintaining spreadsheets to track applications, achievements, and developments in the grant application processes

Essential Skills:

Works with composure under strict, high pressure deadlines
Writing, editing, and proofreading
Highly organized and able to prioritize
Professional speaking and writing demeanor
Takes initiative, problem solver, and thinks creatively
Effectively communicates and can follow up in a timely manner
Consistently track grant application status and document collection of organizations
Works well independently and on a team
Experience working with schools and synagogues
Working knowledge of Excel


Administrative experience
1-2 years of writing experience
Security grant experience preferred
College degree preferred

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits:
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2021-07-20
  • Times this job has been viewed: 154 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Other
  • Organization Type: Education & Schools, Outreach, Other
Job Location
Orthodox Union
11 Broadway
New York , New York 10004


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