Join Our Team!


Youth Rise Texas is hiring!  We are looking for a full-time Organizing Director and a part-time Administrative Assistant.  Please see below, and share widely.  Those with questions about these positions can email Youth Rise Texas Director Kandace via kandace [at] youthrisetx [dot] org.  Applications for both positions will close on September 7, and interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis.

Organizing Director

Youth Rise Texas is seeking an Organizing Director, who will report to, collaborate with, and support the organization’s Founding Director in program development and coordination, campaign work related to the organization’s immigrant rights and decarceration goals,  communications work, and youth membership building.  The Organizing Director will be responsible for managing current campaign work, maintaining coalition and ally organization relationships, coordinating weekly membership meetings and ongoing evening and weekend organizing meetings/events, and developing proposals for projects including but not limited to the above areas, with the goal refining these proposals in collaboration with the Youth Rise Texas Founding Director, Deputy Director, Youth Organizers, and youth membership.  

For more information about the Organizing Director position, and information on how to apply, see here.

Administrative Assistant

Youth Rise Texas is seeking an Administrative Assistant, who will report to, collaborate with, and support the organization’s Executive Director in all administrative activities.  The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for all levels of organizational administration, including expense tracking, evaluation, working with Board of Directors and bookkeepers, organizing all data across programs (member data, fundraising data, donor tracking, supporter database etc), supporting with database and website transition and expansion, office transition and expansion, and other duties as indicated below.  This position is part time at 20 hours per week, and will transition to a full-time position by mid- to late 2018, when the Administrative Assistant will also begin to work with a youth apprentice as part of a pilot apprenticeship program for youth members of Youth Rise Texas.

For more information about our Administrative Assistant position, see here.




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