Peace and Justice Jobs

Work for peace and justice!
Here are some of the job opportunities we've heard of.
Job notices are posted as they are received, and this list will be updated about once a week, so please check the application deadline before applying.

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Government Relations Director, United Council of UW Students 05/26/11

United Council is currently hiring for the position of Government Relations Director.

Full Position Description & Application form can be found here:

Government Relations Director
United Council of UW Students
Start Date: July 2011
Type: Full-time, 40+ hours, weekend work, and late hours
Salary: $26,800/year

Associate Director, Community GroundWorks 05/26/11

Community GroundWorks, a non-profit organization that connects a diverse network of people to nature and local food, is looking for a part-time Associate Director to manage our fundraising and community relations activities.    Successful applicants will have a minimum of two years experience in nonprofit fundraising, excellent written and public speaking skills and dedication to working in a collaborative work environment.

Madison Area Community Land Trust Manager 05/26/11

Common Wealth Development (CWD) is seeking a motivated, energetic housing professional to join our team to serve as Madison Area Community Land Trust (MACLT) Manager.  This is a 30 hour/week position with some evening hours required. The salary is $36,000 with full benefits.  Applicants are expected to have a strong commitment to sustainable development practices and permanently affordable housing.

5/10 Wisconsin Women's Network is hiring 05/10/11


WI Women’s Network


Applications Accepted Immediately

4/28/2011 - Operations and Development Coordinator - for SOA in Washington DC 04/28/11

We are looking to hire a new Operations and Development Coordinator at the national office in Washington, DC – do you know anyone who might be right for this job?

Also, if you know anyone who is interested and able to commit 6 months up to a year to work in the SOA Watch office as an intern, please share information (below) with them about our internship in Washington, DC!

1.) FULL TIME OPERATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR POSITION (salaried position based in Washington, DC @ SOA Watch National Office)

Regional Literacy Consultant--- Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. 04/27/11

Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. seeks an experienced candidate in all facets of literacy programming for the part-time position of Regional Literacy Consultant. Working 28-30 hours per week, the consultant will support 13 Wisconsin Literacy member agencies located in the Northeast region of the state with an emphasis on organizational development, community collaboration efforts, capacity building, health literacy and workforce literacy. The Northeast office is located at Literacy Green Bay, Inc., 424 S. Monroe Ave., Green Bay, WI 54301. The deadline to apply in May 2, 2011.

Urban Natural Areas Coordinator---Community Groundworks 04/27/11

Purpose:  The Urban Natural Areas Coordinator is responsible for the development and implementation of the Troy Gardens Natural Areas Program including management, stewardship, outreach, and education programs
Status:  Exempt position, 20 hours per week. The position requires occasional work on evenings and weekends. 
Compensation: Starting wage is $14-$15 per hour, plus a prorated paid time off and health insurance package.

To apply please send a resume and cover letter to Jill Jacklitz at: We will begin reviewing applications on April 26.

Grant Manager wanted at Clean Wisconsin 04/08/11
Clean Wisconsin seeks a full-time (100%) Grant Manager.  As Wisconsin’s largest and oldest statewide environmental advocacy organization, Clean Wisconsin have a successful 40 year history of advocating for clean water, clean air, and clean energy.  The Grant Manager supports our environmental programming and is part of a 3-person development department, which raises approximately $2 million annually from foundation, individual, corporate and government sources to support our clean air, water and energy program work. 

Bilingual (Spanish/English) Community Outreach Organizer needed at UNIDOS Against Domestic Violence 04/01/11

UNIDOS Against Domestic Violence seeks a Bilingual (Spanish/English) Community Outreach Organizer to coordinate and organize support groups for Latino victims of sexual assault in Walworth, Rock and surrounding counties and actively participate in representing UNIDOS in many community events, meetings and councils.

Executive Director wanted at The Benedict Center, Milwaukee 03/25/11

Position Description:  Provide management and leadership to established nonprofit, interfaith criminal justice agency working for justice in Milwaukee County through a gender responsive alternative jail and prison program for women, advocacy for fundamental criminal justice reform and outreach through restorative community service and intervention with women working the streets.