For All Points-Of-The-View.
Families for Freedom seeks an experienced organizer for a full-time position that will focus on retention, recruitment and base building. The organizer will work primarily
with the Lead Organizer to execute all tasks. The organizer will also work closely with
the Director, member leaders, and on occasion with allies and funders.
Recruit and build the base of members through intakes, case follow-up, and weekly
collective clinic Conduct outreach and community education drives in at risk communities
Train and recruit new members through educational workshops at Rikers Island
Support the campaign work of member leaders: including strategic campaign
development, press and media relations, generating materials
Develop membership structures
Expand leadership development opportunities
Identify, train and develop member leaders
Build and partner with ally organizations to garner support and win campaigns
Provide administrative support
Fluent in Spanish
Have at least 2 years organizing and movement building experience
Have at least 3 years experience working with immigrant families and/or formerly
Have excellent written and verbal communication
Be comfortable with a flexible work environment and able to work some nights and
Respect and work for the human rights of all people
Have experience in community education and public speaking
Salary commensurate with experience
How to Apply
Please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and list of two references.
Applications can be submitted electronically or by regular mail.
Email:firstname.lastname@example.org with subject Organizer Position or mail:
Families for Freedom, Attn: Organizer, 35 west 31ststreet, NY, NY 10001.
Families for Freedom encourages applications from women and people of color.
All info also available on our website
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