Eisenhower Fellowships is seeking a full-time, contract Program Officer on a project basis. This person will work closely with five Fellows to conceptualize and arrange individually-tailored, programs focusing on the Fellows' areas of interest. The contract will be for approximately 4.5 months from mid-July to November 2013, with the possibility of renewal in the Spring. More info here.
The Interagency Council of Norristown (ICN) seeks a 10-12 hour/week coordinator to maintain member services. You’ll need computer, social media, and cross systems skills; knowledge of greater Norristown community; and… initiative. Bachelor's degree in Human Service related field preferred; Associate's degree with at least two years relevant experience considered. Flexible work hours. All applicants must provide a copy of a satisfactory Federal Criminal History Record, PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance. Send your cover letter, resume, and minimum hourly rate to ICN@ICNconnections.org by 7/1/13, putting Coordinator Position in the subject line.
Por qué? To work with gifted group of young people from Puentes de Salud in South Philly to write and illustrate comic strips. Email Rachel Loeper at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 267-239-0899 to learn more.
Coming of Age sibling organization The Transition Network (TTN) is seeking an Executive Director to provide leadership in growing the organization. Duties include working with the Board to further refine vision and values, assessing new financial and operating models and more. In addition, the Executive Director will manage the operations of a 2,000 member non-profit organization and be the liaison for the organization to donors, partner organizations and others.
Idealist.org has one of the best and most comprehensive search features for people who are looking for jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in just about every sector and every part of the world. Whether you’re looking for a full or part- time position in the Philadelphia area or the chance to travel and donate your skills in a foreign country, this site is worth a look.
Coming of Age founding partner knows you may know may be very busy. Hectic schedules can push even the best- intentioned volunteer projects to the back burner. That's why the AARP program Create the Good has shortened the steps between to-do list and action. They’ve distilled the five most popular ways people volunteer and give you five practical, creative acts of kindness for each that you can start today!
North Light Community Center in Manayunk seeks a volunteer to assist with telephone answering, data entry, other clerical tasks (updating of bulletin boards, agency-wide calendar, etc.) and act as receptionist for visitors as needed. They'd like someone who is a "people person," has some data entry/computer keyboard skills and can commit to 10 to 15 hours per week.
AIM Academy, a school for children with language-based learning differences, is seeking a full-time Facilities Manager who is creative, pro-active team player skilled at working with students, parents, and peers.