City of Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity
Promise Corps Manager – Full-time
The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO) provides leadership on issues of economic justice by advancing racial equity and inclusive growth to ensure that all Philadelphians share in the city’s prosperous future and by alleviating the immediate impact of poverty on individuals, families and communities. CEO is Philadelphia’s Community Action Agency (CAA); CAAs are private or public agencies created by the 1964 Economic Opportunity Act and federally designated to receive Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) funding.
The Promise Corps Manager leads and oversees the implementation of the Promise Corps program at 4+ high school sites inclusive of direct management of 2+ staff members and 15+ AmeriCorps members. The Promise Corps Manager maintains strong working relationships with school leaders, program partners, funders and all city departments and staff. This position is responsible for the overall vision and strategy for program implementation, growth and funding with specific attention to AmeriCorps funding and program growth.
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