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Updated: 12/14/21

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Full-time jobs in Kensington

Asociación de Puertorriqueños en Marcha (APM)

APM has multiple positions available, from Adoptions Case Manager to Head Start Teacher. You can view a full list of available positions, here

Residential Counselor II

COMHAR

COMHAR’s Community Residential Rehabilitation Services (CRRS), located in the Kensington section of North Philadelphia, are a homelike environment providing clients with the maximum possible opportunity for independence and self-determination within a structured living situation. COMHAR’s CRRS is now looking for Residential Counselor II who will be responsible for the supervision and required case management of CRRS clients while in residence at the site. Be knowledgeable of current CRRS regulations and follow them in the program. Multiple shifts are available.

For more information, click here.

Congreso

Congreso has multiple full-time and part-time job opportunities available, from Director of Adult Education to HIV Navigator. You can view a full list of available positions, here.

Esperanza Health Center

Esperanza Health Center has multiple full-time and part-time job opportunities available, from Custodian to Dental Assistant. You can view a full list of available positions, here.

Deputy Director

Galaei

Galaei is searching for an individual to fill the position of deputy director. The deputy will assist the executive director in areas such as: 

  • Operational requirements 
  • Administrative duties
  • Organizational effectiveness  
  • Security
  • Assistance with maintenance of the website
  • Responsible for upholding COVID safety standards
  • Assist in developing and securing professional development trainings, conferences, workshops, and certifications 
  • Assisting in design, planning, control, performance improvement, and operations strategy. 

Salary: $50,000-$55,000 Annually

For more information, click here. To apply, email a cover letter and resume to info@galaei.org

General Staff Position

Kensington Community Food Co-Op (KCFC)

KCFC is a cooperative grocery store owned by its members and has a “one member, one vote” rule. KCFC hires local residents and sells locally made products. The store is currently looking to fill a full-time staff position with:

  • A friendly face and positive attitude
  • A willingness to learn
  • Someone seeking a rewarding, challenging, and creative opportunity
  • A passion for food

Pay rate: $13 per hour

Must be 18 years old or older. If interested, email your resume to the general manager, Mike, at GM@kcfc.coop.

Project Manager

Kensington Corridor Trust (KCT)

KCT is hiring a project manager to plan and oversee commercial and commercial mixed-use projects to ensure they are completed in a timely fashion and within budget.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and nurture contractor relationships, with an emphasis on minority- and women-owned businesses and a deep focus on Kensington Avenue.
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, etc. to determine the specifications of the project.
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties for the flawless execution of projects.
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
  • Meet with contractors, city officials, and other pertinent stakeholders to clarify the specific requirements and scope of each project.
  • And more

Salary: $80,000-$100,000/year

For more information and how to apply, click here

After-School Soccer Coach

Kensington Soccer Club (KSC)

Kensington Soccer Club is looking for a coach for their after-school program. The schedule depends on how many sites you coach. Each site is at least two days a week, usually from 3:30 to 5pm with the possibility of Saturday and evening sessions for some coaches. Kensington Soccer Club has 20 sites, with different schedules so a site can be found to fit your schedule.

Their curriculum is Soccer For Success, which incorporates health/nutrition education, anti-violence components, and mentorship along with fun soccer activities designed to build skills and teamwork.

Pay varies with experience level.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to employment@kensingtonsoccer.org

Accounting Specialist

New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC)

NKCDC is searching for an individual to assist with accrual accounting procedures as well as the main point of contact for employees who are experiencing computer issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with other Finance Team members in recording accrual processes including but not limited to accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.
  • Provide grant contract requirements for invoicing, reporting and contract reconciliation.
  • Troubleshoot employee technology issues.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Salary: $1,107.58 per week, with a full‐time schedule, 35 hours per week.

Benefits: MO health plan, long‐ and short‐term disability insurance, life insurance, paid vacation, and 403(b) retirement plan.

For more information, click here. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to Severa Kata, Human Resources Director, at HR@nkcdc.org, with “[YOUR NAME] Accounting Specialist Application” in the subject line.

Norris Square Community Alliance (NSCA)

NSCA has several available job opportunities including positions for a counselor, workforce development case manager, and teachers. You can view a full list of opportunities, here

Project Manager

Philly Community Wireless

PCW is looking for a project manager that will collaborate with institutions like the Free Library of Philadelphia, Called To Serve CDC, PhillyWisper, HACE CDC (to name a few). This is a full-time, grant funded, 2-year term position. This position is mostly remote but with on-site events as a part of the project.

Responsibilities: 

  • Managing PCW’s project development
  • Tracking purchases and budgeting
  • Scheduling and moderating meetings
  • Communicating with partner organizations
  • Leading the volunteer recruitment effort and managing volunteers
  • Directing communications between steering committee, staff, and volunteers
  • Leading community outreach programming
  • Coordinating with tech team on hardware installations, network management, and R&D
  • Developing fundraising initiatives
  • Supporting community-based research projects with partner institutions

Salary: $55,000-65,000/year

For more information and how to apply, click here.

Assembly Operative

Snap Kitchen

Snap Kitchen is hiring a full-time assembly operative for their food manufacturing facility located at 3401 I Street. Assembly operatives ensure that each of Snap’s items is packed accurately and up to quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to portion and handle Meat, Fish and Poultry
  • Work within a fast pace kitchen and team environment
  • Learning Snap menu and meals that change seasonally and working with unique ingredients – coconut sugar, protein substitutes and gluten free flours
  • Ensure food is portioned, and held at correct temperatures to comply with food quality and safety
  • Use established production sheets.
  • Responsible for HACCP records from area worked during scheduled shift
  • Assists in production planning, record keeping and reporting as required
  • Attends daily briefings in-service and safety meetings

Pay rate: $13 per hour

For more information and to apply, click here

Assistant Production Manager

Snap Kitchen

Snap Kitchen is hiring a full-time assistant production manager for their food manufacturing facility located at 3401 I Street. Assistant production managers are responsible for all kitchen functions including culinary operations, production and maintenance of quality standards, sanitation, and cleanliness; training for employees; management of goods-in, storage and internal distribution. 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the production of all Snap Kitchen meals.
  • Ensure that all food and products are consistently prepared and packaged according to the company’s standards and specifications.
  • Make employment and termination decisions including interviewing, hiring, evaluating, and disciplining kitchen personnel as appropriate.
  • Provide orientation of company and department rules, policies and procedures and oversee training of new kitchen employees.
  • Support Operation Team with new product launches.
  • Prepare all required paperwork, including forms, reports, and schedules in an organized and timely manner.
  • Ensure that all equipment is kept clean and kept in excellent working condition through personal inspection and notifying the facilities team of any issues.
  • Manage food costs by coaching the team on best practices regarding food waste and recipe adherence.
  • And more

Pay rate: Depends on experience

For more information and to apply, click here.

Production Cook 

Snap Kitchen

Snap Kitchen is hiring a full-time sanitation technician for their food manufacturing facility located at 3401 I Street. Production cooks ensure that each of Snap’s items is prepared accurately and up to quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Assembling and preparing Snap meals per our recipes and standards
  • Learning recipes that change seasonally and working with unique ingredients – coconut sugar, protein substitutes and gluten free flours
  • Ensure food is cooked, portioned, and held at correct temperatures per food quality and safety standards
  • Prepare high-quality food items according to standardized recipes and instructions to meet production kitchen departure times
  • Use established production sheets.
  • Responsible for HACCP records from area worked during scheduled shift
  • Assists in production planning, record keeping and reporting as required

Pay rate: $15 per hour
For more information and to apply, click here.

Part-time jobs in Kensington

Clinical Social Worker

Fab Youth Philly 

Fab Youth Philly is seeking to hire a Licensed Clinical Social Worker to support both adults and teens via our various youth programs.

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Developing supportive relationships with both youth and adults
  • Coaching adult staff to use a strengths-based approach for supporting the teens they work with
  • Providing guidance to the Executive Director when Fab Youth Philly is developing plans for dealing with traumatic events both nationally and locally
  • Helping staff work through vicarious trauma including, but not limited to facilitating and holding space for processing
  • Providing 1:1 brief supportive counseling to both Fab Youth Philly adult staff and Fab Youth Philly teens experiencing stress and or/trauma
  • Collaborating with teens, FYP staff and community partners to accomplish these duties

Requirements:

  • Must hold the highest level of Pennsylvania licensure, a LCSW.
  • Must hold professional liability (malpractice) insurance with coverage at a minimum of$500,000/occurrence and 1,500,000 aggregate.
  • Minimum of 2-years’demonstratedexperienceprovidingtrauma-informed counseling to teens

All three of these clearances are required: Criminal background, Child Abuse, FBI Fingerprints 

Pay rate: $35 per hour/20 hours per week

For more information, click here. To apply, send a brief cover letter and resume to info@fabyouthphilly.com.  

Maker Facilitator

Fab Youth Philly 

Fab Youth Philly is seeking to hire a Maker Facilitator to provide interest-driven programming, hands-on technology support, homework help, and mentoring for those who attend the Free Library of Philadelphia’s LEAP/Maker out-school-time program at McPherson Square Library, located in Kensington (19134).

This position requires availability from 11am-3pm on Wednesdays and from 3-6pm EITHER, Monday, Tuesday OR Thursday and will be in-person at the McPherson Square Library Branch. Two hours per week of planning time can be done anytime/anywhere for a total of 10 hours per week.

Pay rate: $17-$20 per hour

For more information, click here. To apply, send a brief cover letter and resume to info@fabyouthphilly.com 

Bookkeeper 

Kensington Soccer Club (KSC)

Kensington Soccer Club is seeking a bookkeeper to improve their existing systems and then manage all day-to-day financial work of the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Enter time sensitive accounting data into Quickbooks online including deposits and withdrawals, generate invoices, run reports and other miscellaneous activities;
  • Track grant expenses and generate grant expense reports;
  • Manage weekly organizational payroll;
  • Work with board Treasurer and finance committee to improve financial and payroll systems;
  • Meet bi-weekly with Administrative Assistant and Executive Director;
  • Assist with annual tax reports and other annual report requirements;
  • Assist in budget preparation.

Pay rate: $15 to $25 per hour

For more information, click here and to apply email your resume and cover letter to admin@kensingtonsoccer.org

Production Cook 

Snap Kitchen

Snap Kitchen is hiring a part-time sanitation technician for their food manufacturing facility located at 3401 I Street. Production cooks ensure that each of Snap’s items is prepared accurately and up to quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Assembling and preparing Snap meals per our recipes and standards
  • Learning recipes that change seasonally and working with unique ingredients – coconut sugar, protein substitutes and gluten free flours
  • Ensure food is cooked, portioned, and held at correct temperatures per food quality and safety standards
  • Prepare high-quality food items according to standardized recipes and instructions to meet production kitchen departure times
  • Use established production sheets.
  • Responsible for HACCP records from area worked during scheduled shift
  • Assists in production planning, record keeping and reporting as required

Pay rate: $15 per hour

For more information and to apply, click here.

Gigs, internships, and short-term jobs

Community-Based Soccer Coach

Kensington Soccer Club (KSC)

Kensington Soccer Club is seeking enthusiastic individuals, with a passion for soccer and a desire to help their community, to join their team as a Community-Based Soccer Coach.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead after-school, evening, and weekend soccer sessions
  • Lead community soccer clinics
  • Orient, train, and mentor children, assistant coaches, and volunteers
  • Assist in season planning, community outreach, and fundraising efforts
  • Help maintain and organize facilities, fields, courts, and equipment.

Pay rate: 

  • Base stipend of $300 every two weeks paid by AmeriCorps and Up2Us Sports.
  • With reliable performance, earn an additional $200 to $350 every two weeks paid by KSC directly.
  • Earn $3,097.50 award towards education expenses upon successful completion of the year.
  • Average hourly rate not including the award is from $12 to $15 an hour.

You can learn more about the position here. To apply, send your resume and cover letter to admin@kensingtonsoccer.org

Director of Development – America Vistacorps Position

Kensington Soccer Club (KSC)

Kensington Soccer Club is seeking enthusiastic individuals, with a passion for soccer and a desire to help their community, to join their team as a Director of Development. This is a contracted position for one year. 

The Director of Development will oversee their fundraising program and position the organization for further growth. In partnership with the Executive Director, other administrative staff, and the Board of Directors, the Director of Development will oversee strategies to raise funds from individuals, foundations, corporations, and the government sector. 

Responsibilities:

  • Development planning
  • Donor relations
  • Grant Writing and grant management
  • Event planning
  • Information management
  • Sponsorships

Stipend: From $18,560 to $26,944 per year, depending on experience.

For more information, click here. To apply, send your resume and cover letter to admin@kensingtonsoccer.org


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