The Education Trust—West (ETW) seeks a full-time External Relations Associate to support the organization’s efforts to increase awareness of and commitment to The Education Trust—West mission through strategic community engagement efforts.
Ed Trust—West works for the high academic achievement of all students at all levels, pre-k through college. We expose opportunity and achievement gaps that separate students of color and low-income students from other youth, and we identify and advocate for the strategies that will forever close those gaps.
Interested candidates are invited to join a vital and dynamic team that designs and implements ETW’s external strategies for informing and influencing education policy, research and practice in California and beyond.
The position reports to the Director of External Relations and is responsible for executing comprehensive community engagement and effective outreach activities to mobilize a variety of local education stakeholders across the state, such as students, parents, community based organizations, business and civic leaders.
Candidates with solid experience and demonstrated skills in community or labor organizing, broad coalition building, grass roots mobilizing and issue campaign execution are encouraged to apply.
For more information about EdTrust—West, please visit our website at www.edtrustwest.org.