The Providence-based Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island (EJLRI) is looking for a youth leadership coordinator. It’s a part- to full-time position, 20-30 hours a week.
Responsibilities: Implement, manage and document EJLRI’s youth leadership development programs and projects; prepare youth to lead EJLRI’s grassroots campaigns by training young people in community organizing outreach, selecting and researching issues, campaign development and coalition building; promote environmental justice principles that enhance the ability to create social change.
Qualifications: Youth organizing and leadership development experience; community organizing experience; bilingual English/Spanish (speaking and writing) strongly preferred; high level of experience, familiarity and understanding of environmental justice organizing work.
Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience and dependent on availability of funding. Benefits include health care, vision and dental insurance, vacation days, personal days and sick days.
To apply: e-mail a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.