This year PGCEA is hiring 25 Unit 1 leaders to educate and organize our members over the Union Summer Program!
Folks who are hired will be trained on the basics of power and organizing - how to effectively communicate and mobilize their peers to win and implement a meaningful contract.
PGCEA is looking to hire folks who are:
Passionate about improving the working conditions and wages of all educators across the county
Committed to improving the learning conditions of all students of across the county
Unafraid to have challenging, bold, values-based conversations with fellow educators over the phone and in person
Unafraid to make direct propositions to their peers in how to get involved more deeply to win real contract improvements
Excited to recruit newly hired educators to build greater union power and solidarity
Willing and able to use technology to record data, and work as a team to do follow-up digital and in person target mobilizations
Details About the Position...
Must be available to work up to 20 hours per week for July and August.
Must have a personal laptop and phone they are willing to use for organizing purposes.
Hired members will receive pay of $15/hour, plus phone use and mileage transportation stipends.
This year’s organizing program is mostly virtual, but occasionally there will be socially distant, in-person group trainings and school worksite visits taking place. For all in-person events, hires will be required to wear face masks and abide by PGCEA’s Covid-19 safety protocols.
The program officially begins Wednesday July 6 and ends August 26, with flexible hours and accommodating of necessary vacation time to recharge.
To show your interest in the program and more information