Job Title: Mujeres en Acción Program Coordinator
Reports to: Project Manager & Executive Director
Status: Full-time position (Non-Exempt, 40 hours/week)
Start date: August 16, 2017
End date: June 30, 2018
The Institute of Popular Education of Southern California (IDEPSCA) is a nonprofit community based organization whose purpose is to promote self-determination in the Latino community in Southern California politically, culturally, and economically using popular education methodology. We promote the development of collective solutions to community problems.
Mujeres en Acción is a project currently under IDEPSCA’s Workers Health Program. Originally started by domestic workers members of the organization in 2011, Mujeres in Acción is now a project that focuses on the interests and needs of immigrant women through weekly meetings and advocacy. Mujeres en Acción values the paid and unpaid work of all women and seeks to support them in their personal, community and family development.
The Mujeres en Accion Program Coordinator will take the lead in accomplishing the goals, plans, activities, evaluations and performance of the Mujeres en Acción project. This includes supporting the Project Manager with administrative work ensuring fulfillment of grants/contract requirements and, funding compliance reporting, and other financial and accounting procedures to maintain accountability in the project. Main areas of focus will include development of new membership model for domestic workers, leadership development and parent engagement of existing members, and worker rights enforcement and advocacy. The Coordinator will be in charge of providing technical support to Outreach staff and volunteers; she/he/they will dedicate her/his/their entire time to the overall coordination, planning, and ensure implementation of the Mujeres en Accion project which will work closely with existing partners/coalitions, such as, UCLA Labor Center, California Domestic Workers Coalition, Los Angeles Worker Center Network and the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA).
JOB REQUIREMENTS: (Skills and Qualifications)
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: Salary, $2,947 per month. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance; sick days, vacation days and holidays.
Women, LGBTIQ+, People of Color urged to apply.
IDEPSCA is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three references with name, address and telephone number to IDEPSCA, Attention: Nancy Zuniga at 1565 W. 14th Street, Los Angeles, California, 90015. Please include a daytime phone number where you can be contacted. You can also send information by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax to (213) 252-2953. For more information, please call (213) 252-2952, Ext. 12.