Employment Opportunities

Foster Youth in Action is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

The Lead Organizer coordinates all efforts related to FYA’s national youth committee, Leaders United.  This is a part-time position (up to 16 hours per week) with a hourly rate of $18-$23.  A ideal candidate is young adult with lived experience in foster care, and who has had organizing, advocacy, and training experience, ideally in local or state work in child welfare or youth justice.  FYA’s Office is located in Berkeley, CA but candidates based in other locations will be considered. Some travel is required.   Click here for the job announcement.

The Communications Associate coordinates critical communications functions at FYA.  This is a part-time position (up to 16 hours per week) with an  hourly rate of $22-$26/hour.  The Associate will partner with FYA staff to secure, compile and write compelling stories that effectively communicate our impact and results for print and online publication; coordinate the planning and production of periodic print and email newsletters, appeals, and other communications and development materials; and assist the Executive Director to produce electronic and print versions of communications materials.  FYA’s Office is located in Berkeley, CA but candidates based in other locations will be considered. Click here for the job announcement.