Friends of the Children–SF Bay Area is committed to our community, equal employment opportunity and diversity in our workplace.


Program Operations Assistant

We are seeking an individual to help our growing organization serve our children and families. A successful Program Operations Assistant is highly organized, flexible, reliable, with a positive outlook, strong communications skills and ability to work effectively with others as well as motivated by the opportunity to help children and families break the generational cycle of poverty.

The Program Operations Assistant will report directly to our Director of Operations with dotted line reporting to our Director of Programs. This role provides administrative and logistical support to the Program Leadership Team, which includes our Director of Programs, Program Manager and two Team Leads.

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Professional Mentor K-5 Progam

Friends of the Children – SF Bay Area (Friends-SF) is part of a growing national network of mentoring chapters with a proven long-term track record of helping children break the cycle of generational poverty.

We employ trained, full-time professional mentors – we call them “Friends” – to provide a stable, caring, and sustained relationship in each child’s life. Our program works to empower each child for 12-1/2 years, no matter what!

Each of our Professional Mentors develops intensive, long-term, trusting relationships with eight children utilizing a trauma informed lens in a classroom setting.

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