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The American Friends Service Committee is a Quaker Organization which includes people of various faiths who are committed to social justice, peace, and humanitarian service.  Its work is based on the Quaker belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Read more about AFSC's commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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FULL-TIME | EXEMPT | REMOTE

Director of Safety and Security

The Director of Safety and Security manages and directs the development, implementation, and evaluation of the AFSC-wide security and risk minimization program that impact AFSC personnel, facilities, and programs. They will work across the organization to build a culture and base knowledge in which general safety and security is reflected in the workplace, the programs and activities we carry out, and the communities and partnerships we engage. Reporting to the Deputy General Secretary, this position will consult and collaborate regularly in order to facilitate growth and change.

FULL-TIME | EXEMPT | GREENSBORO, NC

Program Director, North Carolina

The North Carolina Program Director bears ultimate responsibility for the outcomes of the program, leads local staff and volunteers in the program planning and reporting processes, is responsible for the administrative functions of the program, as well as guiding the program with leadership and vision. The program director also serves as the conduit to interface between the local community and the larger organization.

FULL-TIME | EXEMPT | TWIN CITIES

Program Associate, Healing Justice Program

The mission of the Twin Cities Healing Justice program is to undo racism and disrupt the school to prison pipeline through education and restorative justice. The main focus of the Program Associate position is to lead youth organizing and programming of the HJ office which includes leading Intensive Programming and Youth Undoing Institutional Racism (YUIR) initiative, active coalition building, trainings and restorative practices. In this position the ideal candidate will seek to empower youth in becoming peaceful agents of social change in their schools and neighborhoods. We maintain that this is done through a deeper understanding of the systems that cause poverty and disparities, and an analysis of racism, slavery, and the civil rights movement from historical times through today. For more information about AFSC and its programs, visit www.afsc.org.

FULL-TIME | EXEMPT | PHILADELPHIA, PA

Communications Associate

The Communications Associate supports efforts to attract, engage, steward, and activate audiences in support of AFSC’s mission and work. The associate provides meeting support, sets up project work plans, produces emails, creates and maintains web pages, and proofreads online and print content. In addition, the associate fields a variety of program requests, from documenting needs through fulfillment. 

Full-Time | Specific Term | Newark, NJ

Staff Attorney, Detention and Deportation Defense Initiative

The Staff Attorney will be part of the Detention and Deportation Defense Initiative, a publicly-funded project that provides representation for immigrants in removal proceedings, including people in detention and who people who are living in their communities. The Staff Attorney is responsible for direct legal representation of immigrants in removal proceedings or otherwise facing removal. This position may require remote work until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.

Full-Time | Newark, NJ

Supervising Attorney, Detention and Deportation Defense Initiative

The Supervising Attorney will be part of the Detention and Deportation Defense Initiative, a publicly-funded project that provides representation for immigrants who are detained or are facing removal in New Jersey. The Supervising Attorney is responsible for: direct legal representation; mentoring and supervising staff attorneys, senior staff attorneys and legal assistants; and participation in statewide and nationwide advocacy activities. This position may require remote work until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.

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