Receptionist (Immediate Hire)

Who You Are

  • An education reformer with an unwavering commitment to the Democracy Prep mission of college success and authentic civic engagement for our scholars.
  • A flexible professional with outstanding written and oral communication skills in both English and Spanish.
  • A graduate of a Bachelor’s degree program (required) with related work experience (preferred).


What You’ll Do

  • Ensure that daily student attendance and other required data is recorded in student information systems.
  • Coordinate communications and notices home to parents in both Spanish and English.
  • Ensure office is clean, organized, and welcoming to parents, staff, visitors, and students.
  • Work with school vendors and assists with facilities management as needed.
  • Coordinate ordering office supplies and uniform inventory, answer phone calls, answer emails, and serve as the first point of contact for any school visitors



Salary range is $35,000-$40,000 commensurate with your experience. Democracy Prep employees are provided with a benefits package that includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, 403B matching, parental leave, tuition reimbursement, a smartphone, and a laptop.

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