Community Employment Opportunities

Members of the Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands are invited to share available career opportunities with our community.


Director of Advancement and Donor Relations
WE CAN

The WE CAN Director of Advancement and Donor Relations will successfully lead and implement an integrated development strategy to secure a diverse and sustainable revenue portfolio to support WE CAN’s program growth and achievement of strategic goals. This position manages and leads major gifts functions. It also identifies and pursues opportunities to build new revenue streams such as principal gifts, planned giving, donor and foundation prospecting and research, and special one- or multi-year fundraising campaigns. An entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to empowering women and families, and the ability to inspire donors to fulfill their philanthropic goals through support of WE CAN’s mission are key attributes.

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To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to [email protected] or mail to Lisa Guyon, Executive Director, WE CAN, 783 Route 28, Harwich Port, MA 02646.

WE CAN is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. WE CAN does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran or military status, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Updated: November 4, 2020


Executive Director
Pleasant Bay Community Boating

PBCB seeks an experienced manager with understanding of the nonprofit environment to serve as Executive Director. This person will be passionate about enriching the lives of all members of our community through marine recreation, education and environmental sustainability, with special attention to those who would otherwise not have the ability to learn the life lessons of sailing, marine education and other water-based activities. Such person also will have a notable record of leadership and the demonstrated capacity to further develop an organization in fulfilling its mission.

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Please submit a cover letter describing your qualifications and experience, including how you understand their relevance to this position, along with your resume and the names and contact information of three references (email, phone and address). Respond to the position announcement (electronic preferred) as below or on Indeed.com; or mail submittal to: Jeanne McNett, Vice PresidentPleasant Bay Community [email protected] or to Pleasant Bay Community Boating, P.O. Box 21, North Chatham, Massachusetts 02650

Updated: September 24, 2020


Education Coordinator
Cahoon Museum

The Cahoon Museum seeks an enthusiastic educator with excellent interpersonal skills to develop, implement, and evaluate educational programming at the museum. This position is responsible for the management of a wide range of educational programs for students, teachers, families, and life-long learners that bring the Museum’s exhibitions and mission to life.

The Education Coordinator will implement educational programming for school groups by designing and leading group visitor experiences -both in-person and virtual- for K-12 students, their chaperones, and their teachers. Responsibilities include outreach to schools and teachers; developing and implementing school visits and teacher opportunities; and developing curriculum and participatory programming aligned with the museum’s exhibitions and initiatives.

The Coordinator must be highly organized, energetic, a strong communicator, flexible and responsive to needs of visitors, passionate about art education, and work well in a collaborative team-based approach. Qualifications: Minimum of 3-5 years experience in education, preferably museum or arts education; familiarity with Massachusetts K-12 curriculum frameworks; ability to work both independently and collaboratively; some understanding of American art history preferred.This is a part-time, grant funded position; ability to work some weekend and evening hours. Please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected] Complete job description is available on the Museum website: https://cahoonmuseum.org/employment/. No phone calls please.

Updated: August 13, 2020