P.S. 305 is a young, scrappy, and hungry grassroots education non-profit organization based in Miami, Florida. Through community organizing and advocacy, we aim to achieve educational equity in Miami in our lifetime. Our mission is to inform, organize, and empower leaders that advocate for a rigorous system of high quality schools across Miami. Through our work, students, parents, teachers, and community members are informed about the performance of schools and are actively working to improve academic outcomes through advocacy at all levels of the education system. This diverse group of stakeholders improves outcomes primarily through grassroots organizing around local issues, best-practice policies, and taking on policy campaigns.
The P.S. 305 Lead Organizer will play a key role in informing and activating the Miami education community. Education Organizers will receive training on organizing and advocacy skills and lead projects within P.S. 305’s Transparency and Leadership program strands. The Lead Organizer will act as the main point of contact between families, schools, policymakers, and community organizations. We value our organizers and will do our best to ensure that projects will be aligned to their individual career goals.
Key Skills, Abilities and Experiences
Position is based in Miami,FL. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. 50CAN offers a comprehensive benefits package. Please include two references for consideration for this position.
50CAN is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.