Open Positions

  • Position Summary

    The Vice President of Education and Workforce Services (EWS) reports directly to the Chief Program Officer and leads the EWS Division within Congreso.  The EWS Division is comprised of three main focus areas: Children and Youth Services (including in-school case management and afterschool programming for youth K-12); Adult Education Services (including adult basic education, GED and ESL programs, and career pathway programs); and Post-Secondary Services (including industry credential programs and Harcum College at Congreso).  The Vice President is responsible for the overall supervision, coordination and direction of programs under the division.  The major functions of this role are:

  • Congreso is seeking a highly-motivated youth development leader to oversee its Children and Youth Services Department. The Director of Youth Services is a member of Education and Workforce Services Division’s Leadership Team and is supervised by the Vice President of Education and Workforce Services. As EWS’s largest department, Children and Youth Services operates in 8 offsite locations in North Philadelphia and currently houses about 90 full time and part time staff.

  • Position Summary

    The Grants Associate is dedicated to achieving fundraising goals for Congreso’s programmatic divisions. This position oversees the grant writing process from the initial stage of research to proposal submission and follow-up, including writing acknowledgements and reports. A general overview of primary responsibilities includes: prospect research; strategic planning; interviewing staff for information; grant research;  proposal writing, proofreading, and editing; task assignment and follow-up; scheduling; recordkeeping; data management; and proposal assembly and submission.

  • Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc., a dynamic nonprofit, is currently seeking a part-time Data and Compliance Specialist to work within its Education and Workforce Services (EWS) division. This position is responsible for providing support to the Next Step program and assist with data collection and entry, quality assurance, file maintenance and WIOA audit compliance. This position will work closely with the Adult Education Data Coordinator and the Next Step program’s management team to ensure timely and accurate data entry, adherence to WIOA compliance standards, filing for clients enrolled in the Next Step program and assist in achieving the program’s outcomes and long-term goals.

  • Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc., a dynamic nonprofit, is currently seeking a part-time Group Facilitator Coordinator to work within its Education and Workforce Services division. The part-time Group Facilitators are responsible for working with their supervisors to develop and implement lesson plans for elementary, middle or high school aged youth. Lesson plans will concentrate on language arts, math, science, political science, health, arts, recreation, and life skills.  Group Facilitators are responsible for facilitating classes, and helping program participants with homework.