Join Our Team

The Emily K Center seeks to hire talented, committed individuals who believe in and represent our organizational mission and values. Any open positions will be listed below. We kindly request that interested candidates follow application steps as outlined in the job posting. Thank you for your interest in joining our team!

Current Job Openings
Postsecondary Transition Advisor

The Postsecondary Transition Advisor is responsible for supporting the execution of the Citywide Summer Melt campaign, an effort to ensure that students in Durham complete the necessary steps required for matriculation to postsecondary education. The Postsecondary Transition Advisor will oversee the identification of a text messaging platform, convene strategy meetings with team members and affiliated stakeholders, conduct outreach to prospective participants, support their successful matriculation in the fall, and follow up with students served after they have enrolled. For more details on the position, please click here. 

Pioneer Scholars Lead Tutor

Do you have a passion for teaching elementary and middle school students and making learning fun? Are you great at building relationships with students and their parents and caregivers? Would you be excited to help develop curriculum that supports the development of academic skills and habits that will help students who are traditionally underrepresented in higher education prepare for long-term academic success? If so, please consider applying for our part-time Lead Tutor position with our Pioneer Scholars program for the 2023-2024 school year. For more details on the position and how to apply, please click here. Teachers of color and teachers that identify as male are strongly encouraged to apply.