OUR KIDS ARE THE SOLUTION.

You can make it possible.

Welcome to our career site. We’re always looking for people who have a heart for God and a love for kids—and who are passionate about making a difference. If you have a strong desire to be a part of something significant, something big, something that has a lasting impact on others and the world… we invite you to apply.

A ministry with a mission

By The Hand offers a wide range of employment opportunities that involve the classroom, administration, and many other functions—and each is part of our ministry. Our culture is Christ-centered, people-focused and results-oriented. We hope you will consider joining our team and help our kids become The Solution.

  • Five locations across Chicago
  • Full- and part-time positions
  • Life, health, dental and savings benefits
  • Gas/mileage reimbursement
  • Cell phone stipend

View our current positions available or apply for an internship.


CHANGING A CHILD’S LIFE CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE, TOO.

Working at By The Hand isn’t just a job. It’s an investment in kids and in God’s kingdom. An investment that lasts a lifetime. There is no greater return on this investment than helping children have abundant life—mind, body and soul. We invite you to join us on this journey. We need more staff who love God, love kids and who desire to help us reach more students as we make an even greater impact in Chicago’s most under-resourced neighborhoods.

Listen to our employees. Their own words are better than our’s.

A CULTURE OF GROWTH

As we take a holistic approach to child development, we are also committed to helping our staff develop professionally and personally. We foster a supportive culture of collaborative and positive communication and encourage employees to embrace learning as a lifestyle. And we provide opportunities to advance your career skills and knowledge base.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Our employees are our most valuable asset. Which is why we are committed to providing a comprehensive employee benefits program that helps our employees stay healthy, feel secure and maintain a work/life balance. For eligible employees, we offer medical and dental insurance; flexible spending accounts; and life, accident and disability insurance. We also provide paid time off, employee assistance programs, a retirement plan and a cell phone stipend, depending on the employee’s position.

JOIN OUR TEAM.

We have six locations spread across the city of Chicago. Join our team and help our kids be The Solution to Chicago’s greatest needs.

Or learn about internships

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By The Hand
P.O. Box 10043
Chicago, IL 60610

info@bythehand.org
(773) 413-0895


INTERNSHIPS

Interning at By The Hand is a great way to gain experience and an even greater way to make a difference in the our children’s lives. We welcome interns from a variety of majors including social work, education, business and HR.