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Jewish Youth Climate Movement (JYCM) Programming Volunteer

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Hazon
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New York, NY
New
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Published 20 days ago

The Jewish Youth Climate Movement (JYCM) was founded by Hazon in 2020. We are dedicated to mitigating climate change by empowering teens, mobilizing our communities and taking action. JYCM believes in using Jewish values as a motivation to create a more equitable and sustainable world for all.

Hazon is seeking a part-time volunteer position with Hazon’s National Programs team for 8-12 hours per week from September 9, 2021 - December 20, 2021. This volunteer opportunity is remote and will be supervised by Liana Rothman, National Programs Manager.

Your responsibilities will include:

Weekly meetings 

  • 45 minute check-in and thought partnership session once a week with either the supervisor to touch base on how things are going. Space for questions and concerns.
  • Twice a month Actions working group meetings (1 hour in the evening).
  • Monthly full leadership board meetings (1.5 hrs on Sundays).

Support Internal and Public Programming

  • Support the development of and attend public programming JYCM participates in, co-hosts, or leads.
  • Communicate with partner organizations and institutions about running public education programming and trainings together.
  • Support the creation and execution of public-facing events during larger campaigns.
  • Support the implementation of the winter/spring JYCM Jewish Climate Activism Certificate program.
  • Support planning, implementation and logistics of JYCM national youth climate conferences (virtual or in-person) and the annual JYCM national leadership board retreat.
  • Maintain clear tracking of program participation through effective data systems and intentional digital recruitment designed to increase and improve JYCM’s engagement.
  • Center DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion) in all internal and public programming.
  • Support planning of online fundraising campaigns.

Thoughtful Thursdays

  • Send an email every Thursday to the national leadership team with 3-5 interesting and relevant resources that you find.  

Looking for qualified applicants, with experience in:

  • Ability to work in groups, and work independently.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Experience working with (or being part of) youth groups preferred.
  • Great people skills, ability to meet new people and speak clearly and comfortably about the project.
  • Experience leading or supporting online campaigns and events.
  • Data management experience; experience with Google Drive and Excel.
  • Strong social media and digital marketing experience.
  • Experience with fundraising a plus. 
  • Strong writing skills.

The Jewish Youth Climate Movement (JYCM) was founded by Hazon in 2020. We are dedicated to mitigating climate change by empowering teens, mobilizing our communities and taking action. JYCM believes in using Jewish values as a motivation to…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    September 9, 2021
    12:00 AM EDT
    4:00 AM UTC
  • End Date
    December 20, 2021
    11:59 PM EST
    4:59 AM UTC
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location

Hazon

25 Broadway, New York, NY 10004, USA
Suite 1700

How to Apply

  • Please submit your resume with cover letter, names and contact information of two references to: jobs@hazon.org with the name of the Volunteer opportunity as the subject. 
  • You must be able to commit to 8-12 hours of work per week.
  • As a volunteer, you will not be paid. If you are a student, academic credit is available.
  • Volunteers must have their own computer, phone, and work space. 
  • We will be accepting applications on a rolling basis until the Volunteer opportunities are filled. We thank you for your interest in volunteering with Hazon. Due to high volume, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • Please submit your resume with cover letter, names and contact information of two references to: jobs@hazon.org with the name of the Volunteer opportunity as the subject. 
  • You must be…

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