(Northern Illinois University Faculty Workers Project)
Higher education and unions are under the attack. AFT members are fighting back against these attacks and for racial, economic and educational justice for all of us. Northern Illinois University Faculty Workers Project (NIUFW) seeks a full-time organizer in DeKalb, IL. The American Federation of Teachers is a 1.6 member union of educators and professionals that champions fairness; democracy; economic opportunity; and high-quality education, healthcare and public services for our students, their families and our communities.
This is a full-time position working on an organizing campaign located in DeKalb, IL. Organizers are responsible for a variety of aspects of a campaign including building relationships with workers, developing issues-based organizing plans for assigned areas, and for recruiting and sustaining motivation of organizing committee members and activists. This project is a joint venture with the American Federation of Teachers. This job requires long and irregular hours, with some additional weekend work.
Applicants must be flexible with regards to geography/be willing to relocate.
SUMMARY OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Competitive Salary and Benefits.
How to Apply
Please submit a cover letter and resume by clicking on the following link –
Equal Employment Opportunity and all are encouraged to apply.
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