Behind the Book is hiring! We seek to fill two positions:
Director of Development with the skills and vision to garner support and funds for our school programs. The DoD will manage all aspects of fundraising for the organization, including contributing to and executing the organization’s strategic fundraising plan. Learn more and apply.
Director of Programming will organize and manage all aspects of programs from conception to execution and measurement. The Director of Programming works closely with the ED and with partner schools and manages a team of program coordinators, including part-time and volunteer. Learn more and apply.
Behind The Book's mission is to motivate young people to become engaged readers by connecting them to contemporary writers and illustrators. We bring authors and their books into individual classrooms to build literacy skills and create a community of life-long readers and writers. Our programs take place in underserved K-12 public schools, are part of the class curricula and meet the Common Core Standards.