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Schools and Communities United Organizer

Position Description

Schools and Communities United is seeking an individual to coordinate community partners, support parent and student engagement at community schools, and increase parent outreach and education. The Schools and Communities United Organizer is a part time position that will be responsible for coordination and outreach to community organizations, support in the development of community school councils, and development of community education outreach events.

The ideal candidate will have a background of Milwaukee’s educational landscape, experience in organizing, the ability to work with a diverse population, some social media and computer experience, and the ability to coordinate events. A commitment to working for progressive change in K-12 education and support for public education is required.  Bilingual in Spanish is preferred.

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About Schools and Communities United

Schools and Communities United is a coalition committed to defending and improving our public schools. The coalition is comprised of community, educator, civic, student, labor and religious organizations. The coalition is committed to a long-term, multi-pronged approach that frames issues as part of a broader progressive agenda.

Application Information

A complete application must include a one-page cover letter, a resume, and include the names and contact information for three professional references.

Submit application to Ingrid Walker-Henry, Co-Chair of Schools and Communities United, 5130 West Vliet Street, Milwaukee WI 53208 or via e-mail to ingridmtea@gmail.com no later than 4:00 p.m. on January 24, 2017. Schools and Communities United is an equal opportunity employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.