Director of Community Outreach & Engagement
The Director of Community Engagement is responsible for building community power through organizing, outreach, and education. The person who fulfills this role will provide educational opportunities directly to the immigrant community with the goal of identifying and training community leaders as well as enhancing the knowledge of basic legal rights among the community. They support currently and formerly detained individuals, families of immigrant detainees, and communities in the state of Washington that have been affected by local, state and federal immigration policies. They work in conjunction with Colectiva legal team to carry out advocacy projects/campaigns, identify and develop leaders within the immigrant community, research and provide resources to clients and overall immigrant community, and manage volunteers.
CLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees/applicants in all of our employment practices without regard to race, religion, color, sex or gender (including gender identity, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation), sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental ability, or any other basis protected by law.
We encourage applications from people of color, immigrants, women, people with disabilities, members of the LGBTQ community and other traditionally underrepresented groups.