Job Description Overview: Training Associate
The work of the Training Associate is to coordinate, (co-)facilitate, and evaluate training and technical assistance to an emerging local, regional, and national client base. SCOPE’s training clients have traditionally included: social justice organizations and coalitions; labor unions; service-providers; foundations; and networks. The Training Associate will provide direct training services to a range of participants including organizational staff, grassroots/rank-and-file members, academics, and executive teams. SCOPE’s training modules include, but are not limited to, Power Analysis, Social Change Spectrum, Community Organizing, Campaign Strategy Development, and Integrated Voter Engagement. The Training Associate reports directly to the Training Director and is expected to collaborate with all component directors and staff to seamlessly integrate training with SCOPE’s overall work.
Job Description Overview: Lead Organizer
The role of the Lead Organizer is to model effective community organizing through new recruitment and building of an active, politically conscious grassroots leadership and base, including supporting member team structure and development; assist in the supervision and coordination of SCOPE’s Organizing Team; provide overall support of voter engagement efforts; assist in the design and implementation of strategic organizing and outreach plans; coordinate special projects and develop tactical campaign tools; and consistently represent the vision of SCOPE in the social, economic, and climate and environmental justice movement. The Lead Organizer will work closely with the Organizing Director to ensure the Organizing component reaches its goals.
Job Description Overview: Community Organizer
The role of the Community Organizer is to recruit and sustain new members and leaders in SCOPE’s grassroots neighborhood organization. Organizers work closely with SCOPE’s leaders and members to develop their skills, political consciousness and increase their involvement. Additionally, organizers play a key role in planning and implementing campaign activities to exercise grassroots power, and developing a sustained and democratic organization.
Job Description Overview: Policy & Research Associate
The work of the Policy & Research Associate includes: research, analysis and tracking of state and local policy; developing policy
recommendations; data collection, preparation and analysis; and developing policy briefs, reports, and other
tools to educate staff, policymakers, grassroots members and the public on relevant issues. The Policy &
Research Associate will work under the Research Director and with the Campaign Team to produce high quality
research and policy analysis to reframe policy debates, engage directly affected communities, and
help move campaigns forward.
To apply send a cover letter and resume to “SCOPE/HR” via email, mail or fax:
firstname.lastname@example.org | 1715 W. Florence Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90047 | fax (323) 789-7939
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