Founded in 1933, the IRC is a leading nonsectarian, voluntary organization providing relief, protection and resettlement services for refugees and victims of oppression or violent conflict. One aspect of the IRC is to provide assistance to refugees resettling in the United States. The IRC opened an office in Phoenix, Arizona in 1994 to provide reception and placement services to newly arrived refugees. The office resettles refugees and provides numerous program services to assist refugees from their arrival through citizenship.
The Citizenship Education Coordinator’s primary role is to increase the number of legal permanent residents applying for citizenship through ESL and Civics instruction, outreach and coordination, and collaboration with immigration services.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Standard office work environment combined w/standard classroom setting and travel throughout service delivery area. Must be available to work evenings and Saturdays.
***Interested Candidates MUST apply on our website at www.rescue.org/careers - search open positions in Phoenix***