Job Opportunities

Full-time Chief Program Officer

As part of Casa Chirilagua’s Senior Leadership Team, the Chief Program Officer (CPO) performs functions to lead, manage, and develop program staff members both professionally and spiritually and ensure the success of the Leadership Pipeline.

In collaboration with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the CPO will articulate and implement the strategic vision and leadership of the organization; oversee the Leadership Pipeline; evaluate the effectiveness of programs to provide ongoing feedback; strengthen current and new partnerships within the City of Alexandria and the Alexandria City Public School district (ACPS) in order to leverage resources and enhance the organization’s reputation; provide mentoring, guidance, supervision, professional and spiritual development to the Leadership Pipeline staff; serve as the Child Protection Policy officer; and enhance the structure of the organization by staying abreast of developments in education, Christian discipleship, and community development.

The CPO is a seasoned supervisor and coach and is comfortable with and committed to fostering the development of staff and programming in this new strategic direction. The ideal candidate is passionate for Casa Chirilagua’s mission and purpose and has the ability to communicate this passion to others; is an experienced project manager and committed to guiding community-based work in a Christ-centered and growing organization. He or she is looking for an opportunity to establish the academic, social, emotional, and spiritual foundations for the next generation of young Latino professionals, entrepreneurs, Christian faith leaders, and change-makers in the Chirilagua neighborhood.

To apply please send a resume and thoughtful cover letter that includes how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of this position, to, and complete the online application found below. Expected hire date, June 2023.

Part-time Grants Manager

This position has a signing bonus. A part-time position that identifies, drafts, and submits grant proposals toward achieving the mission and vision of the organization with an annual budget of $850,000.   To apply please complete the online application below and send your resume, a writing sample related to grant writing, and a cover letter to Start date: ASAP. 

Part-time Local Leader

Perform duties to aid the Kids Club Director in the execution of daily program activities. Assist in the development of program activities, behavior management, and the supervision and safety of children participating in school year and summer children’s programming, working within the limits of prescribed routines. To apply please complete our online application and send your resume, and a cover letter to Start date: ASAP.

Full-time Director of Elementary Leadership

As part of Casa Chirilagua’s Leadership Pipeline team, the Director of Elementary Leadership will perform functions to lead and manage the coordination and administration of Casa Chirilagua’s elementary school programming; strengthen relevant partnership that support 1st-5th grader’s academic success and leadership development; and will work with the Leadership Pipeline team to provide mentoring and guidance to children involved in Casa Chirilagua’s programming.

To apply please complete our online application and send your resume, and a cover letter to Start date: summer 2023.

Get Involved

Our relational network of volunteers and donors reflects a diverse group of individuals from all over the Washington, D.C. metro area. As a non-profit, we rely on the community for assisting program directors on-site, being mentors, supplying the needs of our food pantry, and everything in between. Each member of our Casa community holds a unique gift, whether time, talent or treasure.