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Join Team Ifetayo!

Open Administrative Positions

Executive Director (F/T)
Reporting directly to the Board of Directors the Executive Director (ED) will need an entrepreneurial style to identify strategic growth opportunities and secure the necessary unrestricted resources to achieve that growth. A key initiative is the securing of new facilities for the administrative offices and establishing the program space onsite. Therefore, proven experience in real estate or community development is needed.  S/he will be a successful fundraiser and skilled spokesperson, set a clear vision, and be a team player who imparts a sense of accountability throughout the organization. It is imperative that the ED operates with tangible objectives and prioritizes his/her responsibilities. (View Full Job Description)
A Master’s degree in Education, Youth Development, Organizational Management or a related field, and
proven management experience.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
How to Apply: This search is being led by the Support Center, please do not call the administrative offices for information.  Interested candidates should email their resume, cover letter and salary requirements to:  Ifetayo Search Committee at  Applicatins will be considered on a rolling basis, so interested applicants are encouraged to apply early. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.


College and Career Coach (P/T)
The College and Career Coach will be part of a team that will work with young people of our Rites of Passage programs (Sisters in Sisterhood and I am My Brother) and graduates/alumni to encourage positive development by providing and coordinating a wide range of individualized services around college advising including providing workshops, setting up visits with schools, individual one-on-one time to provide in-depth/hands-on college application activities, career planning and opportunities to engage in specialized programming about college.  The College and Career Coach will ensure that every graduate from Ifetayo is admitted into a best-fit college, and we seek to matriculate at least 95% of our seniors into college. The College and Career Coach ensures that our students successfully navigate the college process and begin their college careers well prepared with the knowledge, skills, and support necessary to graduate. (Full Job Description)

Please submit a cover letter, resume, bio to  Please put the  “Position Title” in the subject line of the email. Ifetayo Alumni are encouraged to apply.


Open Faculty Positions

Ifetayo welcomes your interest in joining its dedicated staff and teachers. Ifetayo offers a professional artistic and cultural educational environment, which fosters interdisciplinary teamwork.

Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy is currently seeking candidates for teaching positions within our on campus arts programs including the Cultural Arts Program (CAP) and Ifetayo Youth Ensemble (IYE) and the Arts Education (AE) program in partnership schools.  Specifically we are seeking:
  • Ballet Dance Teachers  
  • Modern Dance Teachers (Dunham, Graham and Horton)
  • African Dance Teachers (West African, Sabar, Kutiro)
  • Hip Hop Dance Teachers
  • Acting Teachers
  • Voice Teachers
  • Instrumental Music Teachers (Guitar, Piano, Woodwind, Trap Drum)
  • Traditional Music Teachers & Accompanists (Djembe Orchestra, Sabar Orchestra, Kutiro Orchestra)
  • Visual Arts Teachers (Painting & Sketching, Fashion Design, Beading) 
  • Martial Arts (Capoeira, Tae Kwon Do)
  • Digital Media (Film, Photography, Audio Production)
Please submit cover letter, resume, bio, faculty application and sample lesson plan to  Please send “Faculty Application” in the subject line of the email. Ifetayo Alumni are encouraged to apply.