President and Chief Executive (CEO)
Parks & People Foundation (Parks & People) seeks a dynamic, entrepreneurial professional to serve as its next President and Chief Executive (CEO). The volunteers and staff of Parks & People work to improve the environmental, physical and social health of Baltimore by creating a healthy environment and vibrant public recreation and parks system. The work happens through a unique collection of partnerships. Parks & People is creating real and sustainable change in Baltimore neighborhoods.

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Salary will be commensurate with experience and proportionate to the budget. Parks & People offers excellent benefits. Interested candidates should email a cover letter detailing your fit with the position’s requirements, a resume and salary requirements to: ParksandPeople@raffa.com. Please direct all inquiries to Raffa, which is conducting the search. Contact: Ginna Goodenow:ggoodenow@raffa.com.

Updated: August 25, 2014

Parks & People Foundation Part-time Assistant Environmental Educator Position Openings
Parks & People's EE department is seeking experienced and enthusiastic Assistant Environmental Educators for their after-school, grades K-8 Environmental Education (EE) programs for Baltimore City youth.

Parks & People's KidsGrow afterschool program is designed to improve academic skills in math, science, and literacy while also providing meaningful experiences in nature and exposure to green careers. EE programs are place-based and immerse students in the discovery of watersheds and urban ecosystems through hands-on interactive activities, field investigations, and creative art projects. Students learn about environmental literacy topics related to water quality, soils, biodiversity, air quality, natural resources, urban food gardening, health and nutrition. The programs also feature service learning opportunities where students engage in restoration and community outreach projects that encourage students to become environmental stewards in their own communities.

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To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Candace Chance at candace.chance@parksandpeople.org by 9/1.

Updated: October 16, 2014

Baltimore Starlings Volleyball Head Coach
Parks & People is looking for an experienced coach to facilitate the overall management of the Starlings Volleyball team. This position will assist in providing young women with an outstanding youth development and athletic experience which will foster their positive growth.


Interested applicants may send a cover letter and resume to David Johnson at david.johnson@parksandpeople.org.

Added: June 2, 2014

John Hopkins University Federal Work Study 

GIS/Database Analysts and Mapping Assistant





The GIS/Database Analysts and Mapping Assistant works with the Parks & People Foundation’s Great Parks, Clean Streams and Green Communities to develop and maintain GIS databases, prepare maps using existing data in various formats, and to create and organize related GIS documentation.