Careers and Job Opportunities

Community Activist

Part-time (54 hours per month)

Wages: $25 hours per hour

Position Description

The Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow Delaware is hiring a part time community organizer.  The community organizer will coordinate the Coalition’s action committees. This includes assisting with:

  • Developing community-led action committees and assisting them to accomplish their goals
  • Helping action committee identify volunteer committee leaders
  • Helping to coordinate dialogue groups on racism
  • Acting as the Coalition’s representative as needed

 

A self-starter with a commitment to racial justice and criminal justice reform with some knowledge of pertinent issues is required.  The position will also require good people skills, as well as good computer/social media skills. Candidates should be comfortable in doing policy advocacy work, as well as awareness-raising activities with the Delaware community. Local and community relationship-building is key to success in this position.

Candidate should have a flexible schedule and is expected to attend monthly public meetings, action committee meetings, and board meetings.

Candidate resumes are sent to Rev Paula Maiorano at paulamaiorano32@gmail.com.

Interviews will take place at the board meeting of the Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow on June 11, between 5:30 and 7:30. Location to be advised.