Since 1945, FCCLA positively affects families, careers, and communities across America. Interested in being a part of FCCLA’s team and having a hand in cultivating the next generation of leaders? Check out FCCLA’s career and internship opportunities.

Current Openings

Graphic design and marketing manager

The Graphic Design and Marketing Manager is responsible for leading the development, implementation, and management of all graphic design and a targeted marketing and communications strategy that will contribute to an overall effort to build the branding and visibility of FCCLA. The Manager will work with the staff to fulfill all public relations, marketing, and communications needs of the organization with a focus on consistent branding and new opportunities in media and promotion.  Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume to Karen Patti at


The Purdue University Family and Consumer Sciences Education (FCSE) program is a collaboration between the College of Education (CoE) and the College of Health and Human Sciences (HHS). The program focuses on undergraduate teacher education; students matriculate and receive their B.S. degree from the Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) within HHS. Curriculum approval and student advising are through HDFS, while program administration, pedagogical instruction, and student teaching supervision are by FCSE staff in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction (EDCI) within the CoE.

This FCSE Clinical Open Rank Professor position is a full-time, academic-year position beginning in August 2022. It is a joint faculty position with 60% effort in CoE and 40% effort in HHS. This position is a three-year appointment with the possibility of re-appointment. The position is non-tenure track with full faculty status, benefits, and opportunities for promotion.

2022 Summer Internship Opportunities

FCCLA is seeking four individuals for paid internships during the spring/summer of 2022 for approximately 9 weeks, based on the intern’s availability. The internship period will be split between remote and in-person work at the national headquarters office in the Dulles Corridor. Internship opportunities are available in the areas of Leadership, Competitive Events, Conferences, and Programs, and Professional Development. Click the links below for more information and to apply.

FCS Career Connection

Are you considering a career in family and consumer sciences education or a related field?  If so, this resource can help. Here you will find the education job listing sites for each state as well as links to AAFCS’s premier job site for FCS professionals. If you have any questions, please contact

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