Community Job Postings


Executive Director

Oakland Promise

(Posted 12/4/18)

Oakland Promise is hiring an Executive Director who will oversee day-to-day programmatic operations. Click here to learn more about the position. Learn more about the Oakland Promise.


Education Intern

Boost! West Oakland

(Posted 12/12/18)

The Boost! West Oakland Education Intern is responsible for working closely with the Boost! West Oakland Executive Director and Program Manager to provide programmatic and administrative support to program. The candidate will also produce updates on the program growth goals to share with stakeholder. The candidates will assist in supporting 100 student tutor pairs, and assist team members in creating and implementing new program components that further the mission of Boost! West Oakland.

For more information visit their job posting. 

Academic Tutor

Aspire Education Project

(Posted 12/4/18)

Aspire Education Project is a non-profit that serves families needing high-quality, professional, one-on-one tutoring services. We are seeking experienced, communicative, academically-strong tutors interested in working one-on-one in family homes and at school sites. We especially need tutors with expertise in: mathematics (through Calculus), sciences (up to the AP level), Spanish language, and ACT/SAT Test Preparation (we provide additional training).

Aspire offers paid and unpaid tutoring positions and in other positions as well. Expect to engage in tutoring and mentoring both one-on-one and in groups. Pay ranges from $25 to $40 per hour. Schedule will be based on the number of client-tutoring requests. Our high demand hours are from 3 to 6pm on weekdays. For more information visit their website.

Director of Early Literacy

Aspire Education Project

(Posted 11/21/18)

Community Reading Buddies is Aspire Education Project’s flagship program. Every summer, the program connects trained teen mentors with low-income and under-resourced students in pre-K to 3rd grade to provide additional early literacy support for Oakland’s young readers. This powerful youth-led model has been working on combating the enormous disparities in early literacy among the Bay Area’s youngest students for 24 summers and counting.

They are currently recruiting for a Director of Early Literacy to lead, direct and manage their Community Reading Buddies (CRB) program. This is a full-time position beginning in January 2019. The Director of Early Literacy will report to the Executive Director, work on cross team-projects with other Directors, and be assisted by Aspire’s Program Assistant and CRB Interns.

Please read the full job description and apply here: Director of Early Literacy

Library Aide, PT

Oakland Public Library

(Posted 10/23/18)

The Oakland Public Library is currently recruiting to fill several part-time (PT) Library Aide positions. Come and be a part of a passionate, people-oriented, multi-cultural team of librarians and support staff that represent the Oakland Public Library’s commitment to service and vision for lifelong learning! Vibrant and engaging programs, collections and services for all ages are provided at our Main Library, African American Museum & Library, and 16 neighborhood branches. Applications are open until 11/1.

Learn more about the position and application here.

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