Job Opportunities

The Delaware County Literacy Council (DCLC) currently has the following openings:

Executive Director (FT)

The Delaware County Literacy Council is seeking an Executive Director.

The Executive Director (ED) is the chief executive of Delaware County Literacy Council. The Executive Director is responsible for leading all aspects of the organization, including strategic planning and execution, programs, communications and community outreach, fundraising, and financial and general administration.

Qualified applicants will have a bachelor’s degree or higher and 10 or more years of work experience, including 5 or more years of nonprofit leadership experience. Also required are strong internal and external communication skills; fundraising expertise with individuals and foundations; and experience overseeing operational and administrative functions, including financial management, facilities, technology, and human resources.

Executive director experience, knowledge of adult education and literacy, and experience with government grant programs are preferred. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors.  Salary commensurate with experience.  References to be provided upon request. The full job description is available here.

Interested individuals should send resume and cover letter to Deb Charley by September 30, 2020, at

DCLC is a community-based nonprofit organization that serves adults who want to improve their reading, writing, math, and English language skills to gain or improve their employment opportunities. DCLC works across Delaware County with offices in Chester and Upper Darby.