Education Summer

Ed Summer is a three-week paid organizing internship from July 15 to August 2, 2019 for union advocates who want to gain knowledge and experience in building power for their local union.  

NEARI is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Summer Member Organizer. Our ideal candidate will contact, educate and engage members over three weeks in summer, July 15-August 2. This is a program (approximately 25 hours per week) that includes home visits, site visits, and member engagement. The goal of our contacts will be to engage in intentional conversations with members and conduct an interest inventory.  

Successful candidates will receive ongoing training and will be able apply the organizing skills in various capacities in the future. Hours are flexible, except for the training dates of July 15-17 which will be from 11am-4pm.

Our focus of Education Summer will be Living Wages for Support Professionals and all union members are invited to apply. So what are you waiting for?

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National Education Association Rhode Island (NEARI)

99 Bald Hill Road
Cranston, RI 02920-2631

P: 401-463-9630
F: 401-463-5337

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