One-year training academy for activists (paid).
Change Corps is group of experienced organizers who understand that new organizers need a place to start, learn and make their mark. They have been doing this for more than 20 years with Green Corps, the field school for environmental organizing, whose graduates now work at such groups as Sierra Club, Greenpeace, Environment America, Environmental Action and MoveOn.org.
What will you work on?
Organizers receive eight weeks of classroom training and spend most of the year gaining hands-on field experience working to make a difference on issues like women’s rights, gun violence, immigration reform, voting rights, and money in politics. Organizers will work on three to five different campaigns throughout the year in cities across the country, providing critical field support for partner groups leading the charge on these issues and many more. This past year, our campaign partners included the National Education Association, MoveOn, and Everytown for Gun Safety.
Salary and benefits
The target annual compensation for this position is $25,500. We also offer an excellent training program, a competitive benefits package, and have opportunities for advancement.
How to apply
Apply online at http://changecorps.org/apply. Immediate Start Positions Available.
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Posted February 1, 2016