Most Recent Job Opportunity listings received. For job descriptions, details and qualifications; follow the contact or application instructions included below.
On-going Job Fairs: State site http://www.dol.state.ga.us/
Also: There is an excellent page on Cong. Hank Johnson’s website that has links to job openings, career planning, job fairs, recruiters, job search engines, etc. Check it out at http://hankjohnson.house.gov/
Hiring Event: Friday, March 24, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Certified Teachers Wanted for Clayton County Schools. On-site interviews, signing bonus and performance bonuses. One-time bonus for Paraprofessionals. Bring: resume, Teaching Certifications, College Transcripts. At Clayton State University, 2000 Clayton State Blvd., Morrow, 30260.
HIRING FAIR: Saturday, March 25, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Atlanta Chapter of National Domestic Workers Alliance will host their 1st Hiring Fair. This event will connect Domestic Workers that are seeking employment with agencies or persons who are looking to hire skilled and available employees. There will be several employers from agencies seeking Nannies, Housecleaners, and Home Care workers. Also attending are agencies and persons that recognize and honor the value of domestic work and agree to ensuring fair pay, dignity, and respect in the workplace of Domestic Workers. In advance of the Hiring Fair, NDWA will be offering domestic workers assistance to build their portfolios. Join in on Thursday, March 23 at 6:30 pm for a Portfolio Party. There will be wine and light refreshments. Bring your resumes, cover letters, reference letters, and any other supporting documents printed or on a flash drive. You can also email them to Jacklyn. Members who need support in updating their resumes or cover letters should contact Jacklyn to make an appointment for assistance.
The local Patch websites have both news and job opportunities included. You can check by zip code for openings at http://patch.com/georgia/
decatur/jobs There are multiple listings for management and staff positions in retail, medical, office and other categories. Over 100 featured this week at http://patch.com/georgia/ decatur/s/g1l87/106-job- openings-right-now-in-atlanta- region
Associate Director – Detention Watch Network
DWN works to expose and challenge the injustices of the U.S. immigration detention and deportation system and advocate for profound change that promotes the rights and dignity of all persons. The AD assumes a key leadership role in the areas of fundraising, organizational sustainability, membership and network development, and coordination of the Network’s operations. In collaboration with the Executive Director, the AD fosters the formation of a national grassroots network and mutually supportive partnerships among members and allies. Full job description, requirements and how to apply at http://www.
detentionwatchnetwork.org/ sites/default/files/DWN% 20Associate%20Director%20Job% 20Posting.pdf
Policy Counsel – American Civil Liberties Union – GA
The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia (ACLU of GA) seeks a sophisticated and experienced policy advocate to advance its civil liberties and civil rights agenda. The Policy Counsel provides vision and direction for the ACLU of Georgia’s policy and legislative program. The position is primarily responsible for state legislative and executive branch advocacy but also engages with administrative agencies, local government bodies, ballot measure campaigns, and the Georgia Congressional delegation. JD required and at least one year of local, state, and/or national-level legislative, political or policy advocacy work, preferably in Georgia. And, of course, substantial knowledge of civil liberties and civil rights issues and a commitment to advancing the ACLU’s values, mission and goals. To apply: send a cover letter describing your interest and qualifications for the position, and indication of where you learned of this career opportunity, resume and three professional references (including contact information for each) to email@example.com Please reference Policy Counsel in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Community Organizer (East Burke County) – Women’s Action for New Directions – GA
Position will outreach to residents of East Burke County in order to provide educational information, share opportunities to engage with their neighbors, elected officials, agency representatives, and other members of the community; listen to people’s stories; and encourage and support the community to get involved with programs related to the environment (water, land, and air), health, civic participation, and other community matters. Part-time $20. Per hour. For full job description and how to apply visit http://gawand.org/
jobpostingburkecounty/?utm_ source=Last+day+to+act+on+ coal+ash+protections%3A+GA+ WAND+Weekly&utm_campaign= Georgia+WAND&utm_medium=email
Nurse Practitioner (full-time or part-time) – Feminist Women’s Health Center
FWHC seeking an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner to work on a full-time or part-time basis in its Cliff Valley Clinic. The NP works closely with physicians, nurses, and other clinical staff, providing quality and compassionate care for clients. Requirements: Dedication to providing Quality Gynecological Healthcare, Support for FWHC’s mission and reproductive health, rights and justice, Current GA APRN License or will obtain one, WHNP or FNP [new graduates will be considered], Women’s Health/GYN experience is needed. Ability to provide care to diverse people, Transgender friendly, Bilingual in Spanish is a plus, but not required. To be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter, Resume, and the Employment Application. (This form is located on the website: http://www.feministcenter.org/
jobs ) via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Email is preferred, however you may also mail or fax your resume to:
Feminist Women’s Health Center Attn: Administrative Assistant, 1924 Cliff Valley Way NE Atlanta, GA 30329 Fax: 404.417.0878
Part-Time Executive Director – The Trolley Barn
The Trolley Barn is searching for a part-time Executive Director to be responsible for overseeing daily operations of an historic building located in the heart of the Inman Park neighborhood. The building is owned by a non-profit organization, The Atlanta & Edgewood Street Railway Company, which is governed by a Board of Directors. The primary funding for the operations of the building has come from event rentals. The Trolley Barn also serves non-profits and the community. Responsibilities include serving as the key person of reference for clients, external vendors, and staff. Experience in event facilities management and the ability to lead a team is important. Hours and compensation are subject to negotiation. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Christel Sundin, VP Operations at The Trolley Barn
Georgia Organizer – National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
NAPAWF is seeking an entrepreneurial full-time Organizer based in Atlanta, Georgia to deepen base building work in Georgia; strengthen grassroots infrastructure to respond to national policy issues as well as inform and advocate communities of issues that impact their lives. Responsible for growing organizing capacity, which includes leadership and base building functions for the organization including the development and delivery of training programs and implementing the grassroots components of national advocacy campaigns. Full job description and how to apply at http://www.idealist.org/view/
job/xNHxw8M2ZGBD/ Job open until filled.
Several Positions – Planned Parenthood Southeast
Call Center, Health Center, Clinical, Medical. Both Associate and Management level positions available in Georgia and the region. Find out details at https://plannedparenthoodext.
Freelance Reporter – Atlanta Progressive News
APN is seeking experienced news writers with an interest in politics, public policy, elections, activism, and government, to write articles and blog posts for Atlanta Progressive News on a freelance basis. Pays $125 dollars per news article and $40 dollars per blog post. To apply: Please email Matthew Charles Cardinale, News Editor and Publisher, at matthew@
atlantaprogressivenews.com with your resume and writing samples. APN is looking for writers who can start immediately.
If you are in Cobb County, or can work there, check out www.cobbworks.org There are dozens of varied jobs from entry level on up, white collar and blue collar. Full job descriptions and requirements are listed as well as application information.
Multiple Positions – Georgia State University: Georgia State has a number of job opportunities, in several categories full and part-time. Go to https://jobs.gsu.edu/
applicants/jsp/shared/ frameset/Frameset.jsp?time= 1326752199805 and follow the guide to jobs and application.