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Center for Peacemaking and Conflict Studies Graduate Assistantships.

Posted March 28, 2015 with April 17 close.
Outreach Coordinator for southern San Joaquin Valley
Alternatives to Violence Project.

Posted February 23, 2015 with February 24 close (sorry about that)
Restorative Justice Director

The West Coast Mennonite Central Committee Restorative Justice Director (RJD) is responsible for managing the fulfilment of Reedley Peace Building Initiative’s mandate of restorative justice through juvenile criminal and behavioral offenses received from Reedley Police Department and Kings Canyon Unified School District. Provide overall leadership and oversight of all work related to the Victims Service Unit (WCMCC and Reedley Police Dept) and the Victims Service Collaborative (30 community agency partnership).

Please send cover letter and resume by February 24, 2015 to Renee Harder at Full description

Salaried: Salaried
Full time equivalent: Full time
Term: Indeterminate
Start date: Monday, March 2, 2015
Reedley, CA Reedley, CA

Posted February 23, 2015 with July 12 starting date.
Peace Program Coordinator

The Peace Program Coordinator (PPC) provides an Mennonite Central Committee presence throughout Palestine, builds relationships with Palestinian and Israeli groups committed to justice and peace; and communicates their stories, and the stories of MCC's partners, to MCC's Canadian and U.S. constituency and advocacy offices. Full description.

Salaried: Unsalaried
Full time equivalent: Full time
Term: 2-3 years
Start date: Sunday, July 12, 2015
Bethlehem, Palestine

Posted February 9, 2015 with no close listed.


Are you ready to fight for what you believe in? Do you want to do something to make a difference? Are you looking to work in the social and economic justice movement? If you answered 'Yes' to any of the questions above then the SEIU Organizer In Training program is for you!

The Organizer-In-Training Program is a 12-month training program. This program is designed to help train you on the many aspects of union organizing and learn skills that can be used in many aspects of the social justice movement. Candidate should have a track record of working or volunteering for underdogs and overlooked causes. Must be willing to work in stressful, hectic campaign environment and bring strong field and relational skills.

We are looking for energetic and passionate individuals who are ready to organize people to fight for better lives for themselves and their families. This is your opportunity to put your commitment to social and economic justice to work by learning the skills needed to build power for working people.

Position Details:
STARTING SALARY: $36,600 /annual

  • Comprehensive health benefits package for employee and eligible dependents.
  • $560/month car allowance
  • $60/ month cell phone allowance

To apply: Cover letter and resume are required for consideration for this position. Cover letters should describe your qualifications, experience and career goals, as well as a brief description of why you want to work to realize SEIU's vision for building a strong union.

SEIU is an Equal Opportunity Employer

It's not just a job….It's a movement!

Posted January 22, 2015 with February application reviews beginning.
Assistant or Associate Professor of Restorative Justice and Peacebuilding

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) invites qualified candidates to apply for a tenure-track, continuing faculty position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Restorative Justice and Peacebuilding to begin Fall Semester 2015. The faculty member will teach both graduate and undergraduate courses in restorative justice, conflict analysis and community assessment, design of interventions into conflicted relationships and systems, and basic skills for working with individuals and groups in conflict. Faculty member will work closely with a team in providing leadership in core courses, explore new courses and majors in the restorative justice field, and will engage in mentoring and supporting graduate students and traditional undergraduate students in practicums and professional fields. PhD and three to six years of field experience required. Application review begins February, 2015. Some applicants will be asked to respond to questions specific to EMU’s mission after the initial inquiry. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial acceptable), and three letters of reference to: Dr. Jim Smucker, Vice President and Dean of Graduate Studies, Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Road Harrisonburg, VA 22802 or For more information, visit our website: EOE

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