Job & Internship Descriptions

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The Afterschool Alliance is a nonprofit advocacy and public awareness organization based in Washington, D.C. working to ensure that all children and youth have access to quality afterschool programs. The Afterschool Alliance is an equal opportunity employer.

Current openings

VISTA Openings 

Interested in a national service opportunity through our AmeriCorps VISTA program? Check out our Afterschool VISTA openings!

Afterschool Alliance Openings 

Research Associate

We are seeking highly-qualified applicants for a Research Associate position, which will be a good fit for applicants with a strong interest in youth development and a deep appreciation for the role of research and data in supporting and advocating for high-quality afterschool programs. You will be contributing to an array of influential research projects at the Afterschool Alliance, the most central of which is the highly cited America After 3PM study, a large-scale survey of parents of school-aged children. This research plays a critical role in helping us communicate the impact of programs and expanding quality afterschool, before school, and summer programs nationwide, with a focus on advancing equitable opportunities for young people. The role holder will be a key contributor to the Research team. Read more about the position.


Administrative Assistant

The Assistant will support the Afterschool Alliance’s mission by working directly with our Executive Director and Director of Philanthropic Strategies to provide administrative and strategic support while engaging in all aspects of a fast-paced, team-oriented, and mission-driven nonprofit organization. The Administrative Assistant Role requires careful attention to detail, discretion, an ability to take initiative, critical thinking, and a collegial attitude. Read more about the position.