The Hispanic Affairs Project—HAP is hiring for two positions based in Grand Junction!
HAP is a grassroots organization serving the immigrant community in Western Colorado, primarily in Mesa, Montrose and Gunnison counties. Our Mission is to promote the social integration of the immigrant community in Western Colorado through leadership development, community organizing, and providing key services. Our Vision is for Western Colorado communities to be places where cultural diversity is celebrated, and where immigrants actively contribute to change for a more just and equitable society.
Please help us find the right candidates to join our team and support this important work!
Community Outreach Coordinator: HAP’s Community Outreach Coordinator will lead the Cultivating Community Capacity Building Program focused on relationship building, deep listening, leadership development and capacity building within the Latino immigrant community with the goal of building and empowering a strong and active base of supporters to take action on issues impacting community health, safety and well-being. The Coordinator will also be responsible for organizing diverse educational programming to inform and engage the community. We are looking for a candidate that is reliable, community-oriented, has strong communication and facilitation skills, and is very detail oriented. View the full job announcement here.
Community Organizer: HAP is looking for a Community Organizer who will advocate for and organize alongside Latinx communities on local issues and initiatives that advance equity and inclusion. Additionally, the Organizer will drive local civic engagement programming and campaigns to promote active participation of the Latinx community in diverse community initiatives. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with organizing experience, strong attention to detail and ability to meet organizational goals. View the full job announcement here.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references in word or pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org with “HAP Community Organizer” in the subject line by August 30, 2019.