Media Coordinator

About New Beginnings Family Academy

Opened in September 2002 offering grades K-3, New Beginnings Family Academy (“NBFA”) now offers ten years of active and engaging learning experiences from Pre-K through 8th grade. NBFA is a tuition-free, public charter school, proudly distinguished by:

  • A progressive educational model that weaves trauma-sensitive, emotionally responsive practice into every classroom
  • Social emotional learning steeped in child development best practices
  • Parental involvement, in and outside of the classroom
  • Consistent, competitive high-school placement at such schools as Kolbe Cathedral, Hopkins and Fairfield Prep

NBFA is located on an “urban campus” at 184 Garden Street, Bridgeport, CT (within a mile of the University of Bridgeport and the beach at Seaside Park). NBFA is an equal opportunity employer that values a diverse workplace.  NBFA respects, values and celebrates the unique attributes of all its stakeholders: employees, students, families and members of its Board of Directors.  

Mission-Driven Culture

NBFA employees thrive in a collaborative environment of thoughtful, self-reflective professionals on a mission to change the life outcomes of Bridgeport youth by helping to close the nefarious achievement gap. Our mission is to provide students a meaningful, high-quality education through experience-based learning that helps develop essential social, emotional and critical-thinking skills. This gives all children a foundation to achieve their full potential at every stage of life. 


Current Employment Opportunities

Media Coordinator

Classification:                   Part-Time

Summary:  The Media Coordinator must be committed to and advocate for its mission and provide assistance to the Development Department.


Principal Accountabilities:

  • Planning and executing marketing opportunities through media content to support the development office
  • Help to guide media practices schoolwide to promote cohesiveness
  • Lead website planning, maintenance and roll outs
  • Coordinate the Facebook, Instagram and other social media sites that are a communication platform with donors

Certification, Knowledge and Skills: 

  • Pursue a Bachelor's degree
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Have sound writing skills
  • Be able to prioritize tasks and effectively manage time
  • Have strong computer skills
  • Be interested in education reform