Hiring is under way for a Community Organizer for an East Portland neighborhood association focused on underprivileged residents of an East Portland neighborhood utilizing the organizing principals of Asset Based Community Development (ABCD).
Resumes are being collected until Friday November 12 with 16 already in!
The Community Organizer position will work under the supervision of the East Portland Neighborhood Office director; will build relationships among the underprivileged residents of Ritlow Alder, within the Centennial Community Association area; will assist residents in understanding their collective power to act together for the common good of the whole community; will connect/partner with associated institutions and associations as benefits residents of the immediate Ritlow Alder neighborhood.
We are using the name Ritlow Alder name as a placeholder to designate a neighborhood centered on the southern edge of the Rosewood Initiative boundaries on Alder Street from 160th to 162nd.
Here’s a link to the job description and instructions on how to apply: http://centennial.eastportland.org/centennial-community-association-%E2%80%93-abcd-americorps-position
Anyone interested in doing the work should apply!