Job opening – we’re hiring a Manager for the Allentown Promise Neighborhood

Position Announcement – Manager, Allentown Promise Neighborhood

Posting Date: September 5, 2014


Department: Allentown Promise Neighborhood

Supervisor: Dr. Yamil Sanchez, Executive Director

Status: Exempt, Full-time

Location:  Allentown Office



Allentown Promise Neighborhood is excited to share a job posting for a Manager.  The Manager for the Allentown Promise Neighborhood will lead effective and efficient coordination of services related to the 9 Promises for students and families living in the Promise Neighborhoods.  As a member of the Promise Neighborhoods team, the Manager will work closely with the Executive Director, other Managers, the Administrative Support Staff to provide seamless, in-neighborhood access to resources to children and families.  This position is an Exempt, Full-time position.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Education (Elementary or Early Childhood)
  • 5 plus years of experience in early childhood program planning, implementing and/or management of programs
  • Ability to lead collaborative efforts
  • Skilled in working with collecting, interpreting and managing data
  • Demonstrated ability in the composition of compelling written communication
  • Computer Skills:  proficient in Microsoft Windows, Outlook, Word, PPT, and Excel
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) speaking skills (required)


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.  Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley is an equal opportunity employer.



Interested candidates may e-mail, fax or mail a resume and/or cover letter to:

Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley

Attn: Yamil Sanchez, Executive Director

347 N. 8th Street

Allentown, PA  18102

Phone 610-351-4288

Fax 610-351-4275


Deadline to apply will be September 30, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.

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