Several job opportunities in the dialogue, deliberation, and engagement field! The following positions have crossed our path recently: University of Kansas Ombuds Office - Associate Ombuds; Essential Partners - Director of Development and Executive Assistant; National Institute for Civil Discourse and AZ Freedom Center - Washington DC Engagement Manager; and several on National Conference on Citizenship career page. Learn more in the post below and also find our list of jobs boards to consider. Best of luck to all applicants!
Thanks to Ada Emmett, University Ombuds at the University of Kansas, for sharing the announcement below!
Associate Ombuds - I'm happy to share this position that is opening at the University of Kansas’ Ombuds Office. In addition to seeing people individually, a key component of this position is the design and delivery of facilitations for groups in conflict, and offering of training sessions on conflict management strategies and practices.
The University of Kansas Ombuds Office seeks a full-time Associate Ombuds to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of organizational, group, and individual dynamics to enhance our efforts to foster a culture of trust, respect, and belonging. This person will have demonstrated capacities to maintain confidentiality, handle sensitive information, and work to build and maintain positive work relationships with colleagues and the people they have served. A critical aspect of this position will be designing and offering facilitations for groups in conflict, and training sessions on conflict management strategies, as offered by the Ombuds Office.
This is a new position and an expansion of the Ombuds Office's team; Hybrid work available; salary range starts at $80,000. Please see full description of position, required and preferred qualifications, benefits, and about the University of Kansas, the Ombuds Office, and the lovely town of Lawrence Kansas. Rolling review of applications starts 3/20/23 and search closes on 4/10/23. Full information and application process is here, https://employment.ku.edu/associate-ombuds/24523br.
Essential Partners is looking for a new full-time Director of Development and a part-time Executive Assistant. Find the complete job descriptions, responsibilities, compensation, and qualifications at www.whatisessential.org/careers.
National Institute for Civil Discourse and the University of Arizona Center for the Philosophy of Freedom are recruiting a joint Engagement Manager in Washington DC. Learn more on LinkedIn here. www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3456559158
National Conference on Citizenship has several positions posted on their site at: www.ncoc.org/job-openings/.
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