Join the WAESN Family!

WAESN is growing faster than we ever expected. We are in need of a part time associate. See details below.

Job Title: Associate

Division: General Staff

Status: 0.2 FTE (up to 32 hours/mo), Exempt

Compensation: $800 – $1300/mo DOE

Detailed Job Description:

The WAESN Associate supports the needs of the Executive Director. Their role can be defined as below, and is subject to change depending on the needs of the Executive Director.

  • Facilitating professional development (75%)
  • Record keeping (10%)
  • Electronic communication with clients (10%)
  • Other planning and organizational support (5%)

This position is a new role in a new and growing organization. The ideal candidate will help define and grow this role over time.

Work Experience Requirements:

  • At least 1 year of racial justice and/or ethnic studies experience
  • At least 1 year of teaching in K-12, including paraeducator experience
  • At least 1 year experience delivering professional development to educators in K-12

Other Requirements:

  • Must be available afternoons, evenings, and weekends (especially Wednesday afternoons)
  • Experience with Google products, such as Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Calendar, and Gmail
  • Must be skilled at facilitating via Zoom
  • General tech skills, including use of virtual collaboration tools such as Padlet and Poll Everywhere

Work Experience Preferred:

  • community/union organizing
  • non-profit experience

Education Requirements:

  • education degree; BA or higher

Preferred Education:

  • ethnic studies degree/major with teaching certification

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to tracy@waethnicstudies.com

Deadline to apply is April 14th, 2021, 5:00 pm