Job Opportunities

PENCIL is a dedicated and diverse group of individuals working to support public education in Nashville by connecting businesses, organizations of faith and higher education with MNPS students and schools. We are looking for passionate and creative individuals who want to join our organization to make a difference in our community. If you are interested and qualified for one of the positions below, please submit your resume, salary requirements and other writing samples as directed to


We are currently hiring for the following position(s): 


Vice President of Finance and Operations - please see job description here 

Do you want to change the world?  Then join the PENCIL team!  We are seeking a Vice President of Finance and Operations who knows debits and credits like the back of their hand, is energized by providing top-notch personnel management to the team, and who has been very successful in managing all operational aspects of a mid-sized nonprofit organization. 

Please submit a resume, cover letter, references and the following items by 5 pm on July 7 to

Additional submission items:

  • A sample orientation checklist to use with all new hires
  • A sample budget which will be included in a grant application seeking funding for two part-time Reading Clinic Coordinators who will office in Metro schools