Welcome to the Nonprofit, Social Justice, and Education interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that support, teach, advocate for diverse populations including members of underrepresented communities, young adults, and children. People who pursue careers in nonprofits, social justice, and education collaborate well with diverse groups, are adaptable, and have outstanding communication skills. Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): Early childhood and K-12 educator, counselor, volunteer coordinator, victim advocate, academic adviser, community organizer, and fundraising manager.

National Non-Profits Civil Rights and Social Justice Jobs

National Non-Profits Civil Rights and Social Justice Jobs

Identifying opportunities to pursue a passion and/or commitment to social justice can be challenging. Looking for positions with reputable companies that demonstrate a commitment in this area can also contribute to this challenge. In addition to several resources available to …

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How to Break Into Non-Profit Work (Shared Article from The Muse)

How to Break Into Non-Profit Work (Shared Article from The Muse)

This is a shared article from The Muse that shares valuable insights on how to break into non-profit work:

“Want to make the world a better place, but aren’t sure where to start? A career in the nonprofit world could …

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Expanding Your Understanding of Education as an Industry (shared article from The Balance Careers)

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When we think of the industry of education, many jump straight to the profession teaching. While teaching is certainly within the industry of education, there are many professions that expand beyond this traditional understanding of the industry. Alison Doyle from …

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Seattle Non-Profits (Shared Article from Vocation Village)

Seattle Non-Profits (Shared Article from Vocation Village)

Sometime, getting to know what options are out there is half of the challenge when it comes to learning about career interests. After all, it’s hard to know what you don’t know. If you’re interested in better understanding the breadth …

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Impact Public Schools is hiring Lead Teachers and Teaching Fellows!

Impact Public Schools is hiring Lead Teachers and Teaching Fellows!

Impact Public Schools is hiring Lead Teachers and Teaching Fellows for the 2021-22 school year. Teaching at Impact is an incredible opportunity. Our schools are small, tight knit families and we are deeply committed to closing the opportunity gap. 

Impact …

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