US Trainings Coordinator

  • 350.org
  • United States
  • Mar 17, 2017
Full time Advocacy Climate Change/GHG Communication/Public Outreach Environmental Protection Management Natural Resources Training

Job Description

This position can be performed from our DC, Brooklyn, or Oakland office, or remotely in the following states: CA, GA, MD, MA, MT, NY, NC, PA, VT, VA, WA, or Washington, DC.

350.org is looking for a training coordinator to identify training and movement building opportunities in US campaigns and organizing, and to oversee their implementation.

About 350.org

350.org is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries. 350.org works hard to organize in a new way—everywhere at once, using online tools to facilitate strategic offline action. We want to be a laboratory for the best ways to strengthen the climate movement and catalyze transformation around the world.

About the US Training Coordinator

The training coordinator will support campaign and strategy development through training and facilitation. This includes building curriculum, finding appropriate trainers and facilitators, supporting strategic planning retreats to create alignment with political goals, building bridges to other movements and training institutes in the U.S, and occasionally representing 350 in movement-building and political power-building spaces.

The US Training Coordinator will coach and support organizers in the movement (including 350 staff) to lead trainings and facilitate strategy or campaign planning processes. The US Training Coordinator will offer feedback and ideas for content design, and provide occasional support on relational and interpersonal work.

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Required Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of intersection between racial justice and climate justice
  • Experience facilitating meetings and trainings and developing strategy with a variety of different populations in the US.
  • Strong understanding of curriculum development, strategic planning, and movement dynamics.  
  • Coaching and management of other trainers and facilitators.
  • Ability to identify emerging movement development and training opportunities, and coordinate our response in a movement-building context.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in teams.
  • Ability to oversee a budget and track expenses.

Position Type: Fulltime

Application Deadline: This job is open until filled, or the hiring manager determines that they can no longer accept applications.

Start Date: (flexible)

Compensation: competitive compensation based on experience, including benefits.

Location: This position can be performed from our DC, Brooklyn, or Oakland office, or remotely in the following states: CA, GA, MD, MA, MT, NY, NC, PA, VT, VA, WA, or Washington, DC.

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350.org strives to be an inclusive and collaborative group of people who bring a variety of approaches to the work we do. We’re committed to the principles of justice, and we try to build a workplace where everyone is treated fairly and enjoys working together. We value new perspectives, ideas of all sorts, and different ways of working. Diverse perspectives and experiences improve the way 350.org carries out its work – including what we decide to work on and how creatively/effectively we do that. We do our best to make staff positions accessible to all potential team members, regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation or identity.  We also strive to include team members in communities most impacted by climate change or impacted by other kinds of environmental, social, and economic injustice.

If you have suggestions for us on how to do this better, we really value your input and strongly encourage you to write to us at jobs@350.org with the subject line ‘Hiring Feedback’.

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