Employment Opportunities

The Network is happy to post job opportunities for its member organizations. Simply send the description of the position and application information to [email protected] and the position will be posted in this space and in our monthly newsletter. We will advertise open positions online for 60 days unless requested to do so longer.

POSITIONS AT THE HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT NETWORK OF NJ 

Director of Policy and Advocacy
The statewide association of housing and community development organizations working to make sure everyone can afford to call New Jersey home is looking for our next Director of Policy and Advocacy to advance our issue priorities and build our grassroots capacity. The successful candidate must have demonstrable experience, exceptional time management skills and be able work as part of a team, in conjunction with our Senior Policy Advisor, CEO and COO. This position is full-time, but has the option for a reduced schedule of 80%. Please see the job description to learn more about this exciting opportunity to become part of this close-knit staff in a flexible, friendly and fast-paced work environment.

AmeriCorp VISTA
The Network has a great opportunity for recent college graduates and graduate students who are interested in economic justice and strengthening NJ communities. We are hiring through the AmeriCorp VISTA program to support more than 200 member organizations who are addressing homelessness, foreclosures and evictions, childhood Lead poisoning, Tenant Rights, and other critical and emerging issues across the Community Development spectrum. Network VISTAs will provide the support and infrastructure that will build their capacity and allow them to better serve the thousands of clients that count on them for vital services.

If you know of someone looking to gain valuable experience while serving their community, please contact Ben Haygood at [email protected]

POSITIONS AT MEMBER AND PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS  

Jewish Renaissance Foundation
Administrative Assistant to the CEO - Full-time
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Part-time
Program Assistant, School-Base Youth Services 

New Jersey Community Capital
Community Strategies Fellow – East Trenton Collaborative
NJCC launched the Community Strategies program in 2013 with the goal of providing local governments and community groups with tools, research, and expertise to reclaim and repurpose vacant properties and revitalize local communities. Demand for these services has fueled program expansion and NJCC has developed a business plan for continued growth. The Community Strategies Fellow will report to the East Trenton Collaborative Program Director, directly supporting work in East Trenton, and will also work with the Community Strategies Coordinator, supporting data analysis and departmental research as time permits.