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Careers At Reality Changers

Our staff champions higher education for all, every day. To best support our students, we recruit, develop, and retain amazing and curious professionals. We are strongest when our staff is empowered, energized, and engaged with both our programming and professional development opportunities.

Working at Reality Changers


College Ambassador

Development Manager

Reality Changers Staff in Action

Perks & Benefits

  • health


    Reality Changers covers 75% of the employee premium for medical insurance and contributes 50% toward an employee’s dependent(s). Dental, vision, and life insurance are also available.

  • retirement

    Retirement Plan

    Eligible employees may elect to make salary deferral contributions to the Reality Changers 403(b) retirement plan.

  • tuition

    College Tuition Benefit

    Insurance plan participants can get insurance that includes a college tuition benefit for employees’ family members.

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    Professional Development & Tuition Reimbursement

    In addition to organization-required certifications, staff receive a $500 annual stipend to use either on personalized professional development or tuition reimbursement/loan repayment. 

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    12 holidays, 10 sick days per year, one week of paid organization-wide vacation, and generous additional paid vacation. More to come!

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    Fun & Community

    Bi-annual staff teambuilding days (past experiences include: footgolf, escape room, cooking class, axe-throwing, and more); monthly lunch & learns; occasional free tickets to concerts and sporting events; and more! 

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    Future Benefits

    As a growing education non-profit, Reality Changers is currently exploring additional employee benefits that will be implemented over the upcoming years.


Being the change we wish to see

At Reality Changers, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion (D.E.I.) are connected to our mission and critical to the well-being of our staff and our community. In 2021, we were recognized as an “Outstanding Organization for Diversity & Inclusion” by the Association of Fundraising Professionals San Diego Chapter.

Frequently Asked Questions

To apply for an open position, email the following to

  • A thoughtful cover letter outlining your interest in the position and how your qualifications align with the job requirements as well as Reality Changers’ mission
  • Current resume
  • Include the position title you are applying to in the subject line


  • No phone calls
  • Relocation support is not available
  • All prospective staff will be fingerprinted and must pass a background check

Reality Changers regularly monitors our jobs email when there are open positions. Please understand that due to high volume, we are unable to respond to every message. If you applied for an open position and you are selected to continue in the hiring process, one of our hiring committee members will contact you to schedule an interview.

Please do not submit applications for employment when there are no open positions.  If you are interested in a future position at Reality Changers, please indicate your interest here.

Staff are based out of Reality Changers’ headquarters in City Heights, at 4251 37th Street, San Diego, CA 92105. However, staff work with their respective managers to set in-office expectations and working hours that are most appropriate for their position.

Staff are provided with a laptop and associated accessories  for their normal work. Should staff require specialized equipment, managers will work with their team members to see how the organization can support those needs.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Reality Changers’ staff is incredibly mission-focused. Over the past 20 years, we have purposefully engaged in several growth-driven evaluations to see where we are the strongest. Without fail, our staff and their sense of purpose is our best asset. Reality Changers’ staff love working with our students and their colleagues. Our staff is adaptable, lively, and strategic. They take ownership of creating a fantastic student experience and they have fun while doing it.


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