NOW HIRING: Health Education Associate

NOW HIRING: Health Education Associate

Dolores Huerta Foundation Background
Established in 2003, the DHF’s mission is to inspire and organize communities to establish volunteer organizations empowered to pursue social justice. DHF conducts movement-building at the intersection of race, class, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status to address the harmful and discriminatory practices and abuses faced by marginalized individuals and families in the San Joaquin Valley. The DHF uses a multi-pronged approach – grassroots organizing, advocacy, leadership development, and a public relations strategy to inform narrative change.

Health Education Associate (Full-time)
The Dolores Huerta Foundation is looking for an energetic individual to join our Education Team at
our Bakersfield, CA Location.


Are you looking to join the efforts to address food insecurities in the Central Valley, and have a
passion for helping others? The Central valley is home to the nation’s largest agricultural epicenter
that is also facing food insecurity. Join DHF to provide innovative, engaging solutions to school
districts, students and families to address and overcome these challenges.


Qualifications/Requirements:
Graduate from an accredited college
Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate
2+ Years’ experience in a Health Education role preferred
Social justice advocacy experience preferred
Proficient with Microsoft applications
Strong problem solving skills
Reliable transportation, driver’s license, auto and automobile insurance
Written and spoken proficiency in Spanish & English a plus

Dolores Huerta Foundation is proud to offer a variety of
benefits to full-time employees and their family:

Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
75% of Medical Premium paid by DHF
Paid Life Insurance
401(k) with Employer Match
Up to 4 weeks’ Vacation
Internal learning and development programs


Please send your resume, three professional references and cover letter detailing your interest
and qualifications for the position, via email to humanresources@doloreshuerta.org.
The Dolores Huerta Foundation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

NOW HIRING: Communications Coordinator

NOW HIRING: Communications Coordinator

Dolores Huerta Foundation Background

Established in 2003, the DHF’s mission is to inspire and organize communities to establish volunteer organizations empowered to pursue social justice.

Communications Coordinator (Full-time)

The Dolores Huerta Foundation is looking for an energetic and proactive Communications Coordinator for our Bakersfield, CA Location. Your role work as the Communications Coordinator will write press releases, maintain relationships with press outlets while supporting the goals and values of the Dolores Huerta Foundation.

COVID-19 considerations: Currently, all DHF staff are working remotely.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Writing, English, Communication’s or related field
  • Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate
  • 2+ Years’ experience in the Communications Sector
  • Use digital illustration, photo editing software, and layout software to create designs, visual elements such as logos a plus
  • Social justice advocacy experience preferred
  • Proficient with Microsoft applications
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Reliable transportation, driver’s license, auto and automobile insurance is a plus
  • Written and spoken proficiency in Spanish & English a plus

Dolores Huerta Foundation is proud to offer a variety of benefits to full-time employees and their families:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • 75% of Medical Premium paid by DHF
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Up to 4 weeks’ Vacation
  • Internal learning and development programs

Please send your resume, three professional references, and cover letter detailing your interest and qualifications for the position, via email to humanresources@doloreshuerta.org.

The Dolores Huerta Foundation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

NOW HIRING: Youth Peer Lead in Kern, Fresno California City & Tulare

NOW HIRING: Youth Peer Lead in Kern, Fresno California City & Tulare

Dolores Huerta Foundation Background
Established in 2003, the DHF’s mission is to inspire and organize communities to establish volunteer
organizations empowered to pursue social justice. DHF conducts movement-building at the intersection
of race, class, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status to address the harmful and discriminatory
practices and abuses faced by marginalized individuals and families in the San Joaquin Valley. The DHF
uses a multi-pronged approach – grassroots organizing, advocacy, leadership development, and a public
relations strategy to inform narrative change.

The Role of the Youth Peer Lead (Part-time)
The Youth Peer Lead will work with the DHF Youth team to increase access to training around advocacy,
healing, and technology for Black, Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC), Latinx and LGBTQ2+ youth.
Youth Peer leads will be trained in a peer-to-peer model focusing on one of the following pathways:
civic engagement/advocacy, cultural arts and healing, or technology.

Qualifications/Requirements
● Candidate must be current DHF Youth Leader
● Demonstrated commitment to social justice, community and youth empowerment
● Coaching experience is a plus
● Demonstrated passion and interest in the well-being of youth and commitment to social justice
and community organizing

● Must be available to work 12-20 hours a week and have ability to work evenings, weekends and
school breaks (spring, summer, winter)
● Driver’s license, auto and automobile insurance is a plus
● Pass background check

Please send your resume, three professional references and cover letter detailing your interest and
qualifications for the position, via email to humanresources@doloreshuerta.org subject line: “[COUNTY YOU ARE APPLYING IN]: Youth Peer Lead”


The Dolores Huerta Foundation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

NOW HIRING: Youth Organizers in Kern, Fresno, California City & Tulare

NOW HIRING: Youth Organizers in Kern, Fresno, California City & Tulare

Dolores Huerta Foundation Background
Established in 2003, the DHF’s mission is to inspire and organize communities to establish volunteer
organizations empowered to pursue social justice. DHF conducts movement-building at the intersection
of race, class, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status to address the harmful and discriminatory
practices and abuses faced by marginalized individuals and families in the San Joaquin Valley. The DHF
uses a multi-pronged approach – grassroots organizing, advocacy, leadership development, and a public
relations strategy to inform narrative change.

The Role of the Youth Organizer (Full-time)
Under the direct supervision of the Youth Program Manager, the Youth Organizer will implement
of inclusive and culturally relevant programming that promotes the principles of social justice and civic
engagement. The Youth Organizer will work with a small team to implement the Youth Program to increase civic participation among low-income, disenfranchised youth and their families. The Youth Organizer will be responsible for recruiting and working with a cohort of 50 diverse youth. The Youth Organizer will facilitate classes, trainings, activities, and civic engagement projects to develop ethics, moral character, and leadership skills necessary for academic, civic and
workforce success. Team members work in a rigorous campaign style environment with regularly
scheduled Saturday classes, evening and weekend activities.

Qualifications/Requirements:
● 3-5 years’ experience working with youth education
● Social justice advocacy experience preferred
● Proficient with Microsoft applications
● Strong collaborator, able to adapt to an ever changing environment
● Reliable transportation
● Driver’s license, auto and automobile insurance is a plus
● Able to work evenings and weekends
● Written and spoken proficiency in Spanish & English a plus
● Must pass background check

Benefits: Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
● 75% of Medical Premium paid by DHF
● Paid Life Insurance
● 401(k) with 3% Employer Match
● Up to 4 weeks’ Vacation Internal learning and development programs

Please send your resume, three professional references and cover letter detailing your interest and
qualifications for the position, via email to humanresources@doloreshuerta.org subject line: “[COUNTY YOU ARE APPLYING IN]: Youth Organizer”

The Dolores Huerta Foundation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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