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The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida (ACLU of Florida) seeks a Juvenile Justice Coordinator to coordinate the ACLU’s research, policy work and outreach efforts on a variety of civil liberties issues, related to juvenile justice and criminal justice reform.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida is freedom’s watchdog, working daily in the courts, legislatures and communities to defend individual rights and personal freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. The position will be based out of one of the ACLU of Florida’s regional offices (Miami, Tampa, or Jacksonville).
The Juvenile Justice Coordinator will report to the Campaign Manager for Criminal Justice Reform Campaign, and will work with a team of policy and advocacy staff throughout the state to advance ACLU priorities, particularly with regard to juvenile justice reform. The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker; goal oriented, and has the ability to motivate community members and decision makers. S/he is also a team player, flexible and manages his or her time effectively.
ACLU Florida encourages formerly incarcerated individuals or those with former involvement in the juvenile justice system to apply. The position will have an initial three year duration subject to annual renewal based on availability of funds.
The Juvenile Justice Coordinator will:
Salary will be set depending upon experience. The position will have an initial three year duration subject to renewal in March 2018, and annually thereafter, based on availability of funds. The ACLU of Florida provides excellent benefits, including health and dental insurance with generous vacation, holiday and sick leave policies, as well as a Defined Contribution 401K Retirement Plan.
Please send cover letter and resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All inquiries should include “Juvenile Justice” in the subject line and all attachments should be in Microsoft Word or PDF format. ACLU Florida encourages formerly incarcerated or those with former involvement in the juvenile justice system to apply.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please indicate where you learned of this job posting. No phone calls, please.
The ACLU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, people of color, persons with disabilities, and lesbians, gay men and transgender individuals.