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Program Coordinator

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California Center for Civic Participation | Sacramento, CA
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California Center for Civic Participation


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Published 25 days ago

February 10, 2020
January 10, 2020
$21,216 - $31,200Range is $17-$20 an hour.

We are seeking a highly motivated Program Coordinator who values the power that youth have and can help them uncover that power as they strive to influence local and state policies through grassroots organizing and advocacy. The chosen candidate will work alongside the Executive Director to develop two new pilot programs addressing the School to Prison Pipeline and identify ways for youth to take meaningful civic action by utilizing historically successful strategies, while creating and incorporating new, innovative methods of advocacy. The Program coordinator must be familiar with political/social justice organizing and the current political climate at the local, state and federal level, and how it’s affecting young people’s ability to thrive physically, emotionally, mentally and economically.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

1.      Assist Executive Director (ED) with preparation and facilitation of regular bi-weekly meetings with the Youth Advisory Group (YAG)

2.      Work alongside and support YAG and ED to identify best advocacy strategies and outcomes for programs

3.      Collaborate with the YAG, ED to create relevant and meaningful curriculum that inspires, educates and empowers youth to make positive change in their communities through civic action

4.      Conduct research and be able to provide non-partisan sources; fact-check all research done by the YAG

5.      Communicate effectively with community partners and allies to build relationships and collaborate

6.      New Program Conferences- Manage program instructors and volunteers; prepare activities, materials, contributors; facilitate and manage any follow-up activities/assignments

7.      Assist with social media outreach by co-creating content and post concept ideas

8.      CA Roast event and She Shares program- Assist with a variety of planning duties for the annual fundraiser and serve as on-site staff for these events (4). Assist with some general office administration.

Requirements of the position:

At least a two-year college degree or two years of undergraduate completed; at least two years of experience in political/social justice organizing or policy; must have experience working with high school aged youth; excellent writing and communication skills; professional demeanor and attitude; must have a passion for civic participation and youth development; organized and punctual; comfortable working in a small office; excellent time management skills.

We are seeking a highly motivated Program Coordinator who values the power that youth have and can help them uncover that power as they strive to influence local and state policies through grassroots organizing and advocacy. The chosen…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Benefits (vacation, medical, dental, vision and Sep IRA contribution) are provided if the candidate is offered to work 30 hours a week. Hours range from 24-30 hours per week depending on the offer.

Benefits (vacation, medical, dental, vision and Sep IRA contribution) are provided if the candidate is offered to work 30 hours a week. Hours range from 24-30 hours per week depending…

Level of Language Proficiency

A two-year degree or two years completed towards a bachelor's degree.

Must have excellent writing and communication skills in English.

A two-year degree or two years completed towards a bachelor's degree.

Must have excellent writing and communication skills in English.

How to Apply

Visit our website for the application link. Complete the application and submit a resume and cover letter to bflores@californiacenter.org

Visit our website for the application link. Complete the application and submit a resume and cover letter to bflores@californiacenter.org

Location

1220 H Street, Suite 102, Sacramento, CA 95814

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