Career Opportunities

Esperanza Arts Center

Esperanza is a faith-based organization committed to strengthening the Hispanic community through a variety of programs and services, focused primarily on community development, capacity building, workforce development; education; and advocacy. Through our work, we strive to follow the biblical mandate to serve “the least of these” by equipping and empowering Hispanic communities for advancement. To carry out our mission successfully, we rely on a diverse and talented group of individuals united by a common commitment to the core values of faith, integrity, and excellence.


Guided by these core values Esperanza Arts Center will touch the lives of, and foster positive social change in, the Hunting Park neighborhood and the Latino community through the arts. We offer an exciting, dynamic, and rewarding work environment where we commit to fostering the professional development of our staff and value the contributions of each team member.


Mentor-Fellows get paid on-the-job training with accomplished industry professionals by assisting in all facets of live, recorded, streamed, and broadcast productions and arts marketing and communications. Fellows who have successfully worked through the Esperanza Arts Center Mentor Fellow program will be offered opportunities to work in training programs, internships, and entry-level positions at venues throughout the Philadelphia region.


If you’re a junior/senior level high school student or a freshman/sophomore level college student attending school or residing in Hunting Park, we encourage you to apply for these paid apprenticeships at Esperanza Arts Center!


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How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a brief cover email explaining why they’re interested in working at Esperanza Arts Center to: brhoads@esperanza.us. Please indicate the job position you are interested in on the subject line.