Los Angeles, CA
Overview of Responsibilities:
As a Youth Organizer you will have direct contact with your community to organize students and build teams throughout the greater Los Angeles area. This includes informing students and communities about charter school advocacy, policy, and legislative priorities that may affect school choice. Most importantly, you will be building power for the charter school movement. All youth organizers will be hired as part-time employees by the California Charter Schools Association and will also work on the behalf of our tandem 501(c)4 organization CCSA Advocates.
Please submit materials as one PDF or Word document including:
Save the document as "your first name and last name" - Youth Organizer, Los Angeles and send the attachment to: OrganizingCareers@ccsa.org. Do not write anything in the subject line or in the email body.
Position will be open until filled.
About the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA)(501c3)
The California Charter Schools Association is the membership and professional organization serving over 1,260 charter public schools and more than 630,000 students in the state of California. The Vision of the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is to increase student learning by growing the number of families choosing high quality charter schools so that no child is denied the right to a great public education. The Mission of CCSA is to have a million students attending charter public schools by 2022, with charter public schools outperforming non charter public schools on every measure.
About the California Charter Schools Association Advocates (CCSA Advocates)(501c4)
The California Charter Schools Association Advocates (CCSA Advocates) is a 501(c)(4) organization dedicated to increasing the involvement of the charter school community in the public policy arena, creating a pipeline of charter school supporters and activists, electing public officials who support California charter schools, and growing the political influence of the California charter school movement. The Vision of the California Charter Schools Association Advocates (CCSAA) is to increase student learning by growing the number of families choosing high quality charter schools so that no child is denied the right to a great public education. The Mission of Advocates is to increase the number of students attending quality charter schools in California as quickly as possible by creating a political environment that is supportive of charter schools. For more information, please visit http://www.ccsaadvocates.org/.