Career Opportunities

Denver Public Schools Foundation believes our city is strengthened by every student who graduates ready to lead a successful life. As the strategic fundraising partner to DPS, we work alongside district leaders and educators to advocate for the highest impact investments and galvanize the philanthropic and community support necessary to ensure Every Child Succeeds. Every day, DPS Foundation invests in accelerating progress for our schools and students; connects the community to our classrooms; and inspires confidence in the promise of public education for DPS’s more than 92,000 students and nearly 200 schools. For additional information, please visit www.dpsfoundation.org.

Grants Management Officer

The Grants Management Officer will play an important role in helping Denver Public Schools Foundation reach its fundraising goals by leading the conceptualization, strategic implementation and overall administration of DPS Foundation’s grant fundraising activities. The primary responsibilities of this position include researching philanthropic funding opportunities, writing grant proposals/applications, reviewing grant proposals by DPS grant managers, and ensuring compliance with awarded grants requirements. This position also will ensure specific, measurable outcomes are delivered in support of each proposal or project. This position also operates and manages the A to Z Fund, which provides grants to DPS schools for programs and activities that go beyond schools’ limited budgets.

For the full job description and details on how to apply, please click here.

 

DPS Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages qualified, diverse candidates to apply.

Volunteer Opportunities Available!

Interested in volunteering with the DPS Foundation? Click here for a list of our volunteer opportunities.