Careers & Volunteering


Briya’s highly engaged employees share a passion for education and social justice. Early childhood and adult education teachers work side by side with administrative, communications, IT, and finance professionals to create a dynamic school community across four sites in Washington, DC. With an emphasis on professional development and peer collaboration, Briya offers professional growth in a supportive work environment.

Briya is committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) within our organization and the communities we serve.  We embrace diversity of experiences, ideas, and individuals, and seek to bring diverse candidates to the table.

Briya, along with its partner Mary’s Center, was named a Washington Post Top Workplace in 2020.

Job openings at Briya:


Briya contracts with full-time volunteers each year through AmeriCorps and faith-based volunteer programs. Volunteers are matched with positions that fit their experience and can be found anywhere from teaching in the classroom to editing the website to serving as school medical staff. Briya encourages leadership from its volunteers while offering a supportive mentoring environment for professional and personal growth.

To learn more about open volunteer positions, please email a letter of inquiry to