PODER

A grassroots, environmental justice organization based in San Francisco’s Mission District

Job Announcement: Program Coordinator, Communities United for Health & Justice

We are looking for a dynamic and passionate leader to serve as program coordinator of the Communities United for Health & Justice collaborative.  We seek an individual that has a spirit of teamwork and cooperation, takes pride in inspiring others to take action, offers advocacy and policy expertise, and can play a leadership role in advancing the collaborative.   The position will be hosted and supervised by PODER in service to the Communities United for Health & Justice (CUHJ) collaborative.

Communities United for Health and Justice (CUHJ) was founded in San Francisco’s District 11 by base-building organizations with deep roots in our various ethnic communities and language groups. CUHJ’s mission is to build a united voice among low income, immigrant, working class, and people of color youth, families, and elders of District 11 to advance community based solutions, foster a just local economy, and housing justice.  The founding members include the Filipino Community Center (FCC), PODER (People Organized to Demand Environmental & Economic Rights), and Coleman Advocates for Children and Youth, with Chinese for Affirmative Action joining later on.  

To apply, submit a resume and letter describing what it is about your experience and/or interests that resonates with CUHJ’s mission as well as what makes you an exceptional candidate for this position.  Please include contact information for three references.  Applications must be sent to: newhire@podersf.org with “Program Coordinator, Communities United for Health & Justice collaborative” in the subject line.  Deadline to apply is October 22nd.

Full job description here:  Job Announcement – CUHJ Program Coordinator – 2021