Third Place Commons seeks new Development and Programs Assistant.

It’s a Real Space for Real Community! Third Place Commons is seeking a Development & Programs Assistant to provide operational support across a variety of areas including fundraising, community programs, the LFP Farmers Market, and general administrative functions

This flexible, part-time position (6-12 hours/week) will be perfect for someone with development, administrative, and/or event experience who is highly organized, detail-oriented, and a great communicator!

Development & Programs Assistant Position Description and Application Process

Position will remain open until filled, however priority consideration will be given to applications received by Sunday, August 25th.

Friends of Third Place Commons, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1999, manages the Commons for the community. Adjacent to Third Place Books on the upper level of the Town Center at Lake Forest Park, the Commons is a large and flexible community space that encourages both spontaneous and organized activities. Features include seating for restaurants, free Wi-Fi, a safe place for children to play in sight of their caregivers, a semi-private meeting room, and a stage.

Every year, Third Place Commons hosts over 900 free public programs for people of all ages, interests, and abilities. With play and learn programs for infants, concerts by local students and other community groups, educational opportunities for adults, Friday and Saturday night music, book clubs, Mahjongg and arts gatherings, plus the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market, the Commons is a lively and welcoming place.