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

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.