The Partnership for Better Health offers attractive career opportunities that are rewarding in many ways. Combining a collaborative work environment with a keen mission focus and love of the community, the foundation is supported by individuals who are driven to make a difference in the health and lives of our neighbors.

Current Openings

The Partnership for Better Health is seeking a Director of Grants and Public Policy to lead all day-to-day aspects of the foundation’s grantmaking, initiatives, coalitions and policy advocacy work, to improve the health of the people and communities in our region of South Central Pennsylvania. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Grants & Public Policy oversees the foundation’s grantmaking, policy and community engagement activities, and collaborates with staff team members and board volunteers to develop strategic goals and related priorities. The director is the point person for the Community Policy & Engagement Committee and the Community Investment Committee

This is a full-time position, at 40 hours a week. The Partnership for Better Health offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that is commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should review the full job description for Director of Grants + Public Policy 2017, then email a cover letter, resume and three references to Casandra Jewell ( The position will be open until filled.

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Volunteer Program

Our work is made possible by the dedication of Board volunteers, committee and community members. Presently, we seek volunteers to support our special events,  health fairs, general office work and greening efforts. If you have a passion for health and would like to get involved, please contact us.

Internship Program

Internships at the foundation offer unique opportunities to learn, grow and champion vital community health programs. The Partnership for Better Health is pleased to offer up to two internship positions per year, and we post all active openings on our website. Please check back again for future postings.   

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