Careers

Make a difference in the lives and futures of millions of children.

Employment with Reach Out and Read represents more than just a job.  Our team is comprised of highly-skilled professionals who have a deep commitment to excellence, and to the children and families we serve.  Every member of our dedicated organization is critical to fulfilling our mission.  Employees enjoy a pleasant and productive work environment, and enjoy excellent benefits that include health and dental coverage, generous vacation and holidays, life insurance, short and long term disability, and 401k/403b opportunities. We value diversity and are committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. 

Americans with Disabilities:
External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled as defined under the Americans With Disabilities Act, must be able to perform the essential job functions (as listed) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by management on a case-by-case basis.

Available Positions

National Center

Communications Manager

Development and Communications Intern

Volunteer at a Reach Out and Read Program Site

 

Regional Offices

Regional Development Director, Carolinas

Regional Program Specialist, Carolinas


Volunteer at a Reach Out and Read Program Site

The Reach Out and Read model depends on the support and involvement of thousands of volunteers nationwide. If you'd like to learn more about volunteering at an individual Reach Out and Read program site, click here.

Awards & Endorsements Recognition for Reach Out and Read's Impact Nationwide.
Endorsed By American Academy of Pediatrics
Award Winner 2013 David M. Rubenstein Prize
Endorsed by National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
Literacy Partner American Academy of Family Physicians
Contact Reach Out and Read
Reach Out and Read National Center
56 Roland Street, Suite 100D
Boston, MA 02129-1243

Parent Resources

A Prescription to Read 20 Minutes Every Day.

Suggested Reading:


Title: Smile!
Author: Roberta Grobel Intrater
Reading To Your Six To Twelve Month Old

Board books with photos of babies fascinate infants.  Name the parts of the babies' face as you speak to your child. For example, "See the baby's nose.  You have a nose too." You can touch the photo and then your baby's nose as you say this to reinforce the word "nose."

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