Careers at Room to Read

World Change Starts with Educated Children.® Here at Room to Read, we believe there is no better investment than a child's education. If you are as passionate as we are, we invite you to explore a career with Room to Read.

We’ve built a team of highly committed individuals who are transforming the lives of millions of children in the developing world. As we continue to scale, we’re always looking for passionate, results-driven, entrepreneurial people to join our worldwide team. If you enjoy a work environment that has a global impact, is opportunity rich, fast paced and fun, we invite you to explore a career opportunity with us.

Below is a list of our current opportunities. To learn more about working with Room to Read in a different capacity, please read about our Internship Opportunities and our Volunteer Opportunities.

Room to Read is an equal opportunity employer. 

Global Office

Room to Read's global office works collaboratively, across multiple geographies, to design programs, develop and oversee worldwide policies, and raise funds and drive awareness. Our Global Office is staffed by passionate, talented individuals from around the globe, with locations in North America, Europe, Asia/Pacific, Southeast Asia, South Asia and Southern Africa.


Country Office

Room to Read's country offices work to contextualize and implement high quality programs based on Room to Read's global design. Through our commitment to supporting local initiatives, our Country Offices are staffed primarily by local/regional nationals. We maintain Country Offices in Southeast Asia, South Asia and Southern Africa.




Literacy Program Schools 18,699
Books Checked Out per Student


Books Published 1,290
Books Distributed 18 Million
Girls' Education Participants


Children Benefited 10.7 million

results updated annually

2014 Annual Report

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