The Jefferson Scholars Foundation is committed to building a cohesive team of talented, mission-driven individuals who are eager to work together towards a common cause. The Foundation seeks qualified applicants for the following position:

Administrative Assistant, Programs Team

The selected candidate will provide the administrative and clerical support for the scholarship and fellowship programs teams, serve as a customer service ambassador, and provide event/project task support for the organization.

How to Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to:

Helen M. Dwyer
Director, Business Planning & Operations
Jefferson Scholars Foundation
112 Clarke Court, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Electronic submissions are strongly preferred. 

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. We look forward to hearing from you.




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