Interested in joining our team?  Here are current job opportunities available at Philadelphia Academies, Inc. 

For all positions, applicants must submit a cover letter with salary requirements to Cheryl Lafferty, Chief of Staff: 


Position: Hospitality Business Specialist (Full-Time)

Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of students? Are you ready to put your skills to use as part of an energetic team? Are you passionate about engaging students in career connected learning focused on Philadelphia’s Hospitality sector? As a PAI Hospitality Business Specialist these will be key roles you will play as we partner with schools to support student success!

The Hospitality Business Specialist is responsible for supporting a wide range of hospitality-focused college and career readiness programming for partner schools. Working directly with students and teachers in Hospitality programs that include Baking, Culinary Arts, Digital Media, Graphic Arts, Accounting, Financial Services, Sports Marketing and Entertainment Management, and Business and Administration, the Specialist will also network with the Hospitality Industry to ensure their engagement and participation. Working in multiple high schools and with a team of PAI colleagues, the Specialist will design and implement college and career activities for in-school, after-school and summer programming. Additionally, the Specialist will be responsible for the preparation and recruitment of students for internships and industry pipelines. The Hospitality Business Specialist will report to the Director of WBL and The Business of Hospitality Program.

The ideal candidate for this position will have experience working in public schools and be: creative; a confident public speaker; detail-oriented; self-motivated and action-oriented; able to plan and facilitate multiple projects simultaneously; flexible and able to adapt to unexpected situations or challenges; and a team-player whose passion and skills motivate others and supports the teachers and youth we serve.

This is an excellent opportunity for an up and coming professional who is interested in expanding their skill base while supporting students and teachers through career connected education.

For more information please click here: Hospitality Business Specialist (Full-Time)