Employment Opportunities

Resource Development Director (full-time)

The Resource Development Director is a member of the senior leadership team and is responsible for leading the organization in meeting our development goals to support and further enhance resources to meet our mission of empowering children and families to meet their full potential and surrounding students with support. This includes successful planning, execution, and evaluation of fundraising and marketing for the organization including donor development, grants, special events, and communications. This position works closely with the Executive Director, senior leadership team, program staff and board members. This position supervises the Communications and Events Coordinator.

Project POWER Program Assistant (part-time)

The Project POWER/AmeriCorps Program Assistant works 25 hours per week. The Program Assistant provides administrative and programmatic support as directed by the Project POWER/AmeriCorps Manager. Focus areas of assistance range from member engagement, site visiting, data collection and entry, file management, training, and being a second point of contact for maintaining agency partner relationships.

Advocacy Specialist – Housing (half-time)

Advocacy Specialists advance our organization’s advocacy efforts by providing administrative, research, and logistic support. The position works with the Advocacy Team on a variety of advocacy activities including communications; policy analysis; data collection/analysis; community meetings; and policy maker relations. The position includes independent work and working within a team on one-time and ongoing projects.

Learning Center Assistant – ( part-time)

Learning Center Assistant will support the Afterschool & Program Manager and Learning Center site leaders in planning and implementing Learning Center programming.

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