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SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR – ORGANIZING AND REPRESENTATION DEPARTMENT

Responsible for providing a wide variety of skilled, administrative, technical and clerical support for the Organizing and Representation department.

Internal candidates should submit their letters of interest electronically to Diana Darty, ddarty@utla.net by 5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 5, 2022.

Senior Administrative Coordinator
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Strategic Research Director 

The Strategic Research Director will manage a department with a primary focus on developing comprehensive and strategic research for UTLA campaigns. The research will support bargaining, communications, organizing, political action, and public policy analysis, along with any other tactical initiatives required for building the necessary power to support members, students, and communities. The breadth of responsibility will extend from support of broad city-wide organizing plans to school based rank-and-file member fights.

For consideration for this position, please contact Cristina Alfonso, Confidential Assistant to Diana Darty, Operations Director, calfonso@utla.net.  Applicants will be required to submit a resume, cover letter, letters of recommendation and complete an employment application by 5:00 P.M., Friday, May 6, 2022.

Strategic Research Director
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Communications Specialist

We are looking for a Communications Specialist who believes strongly in educational and social justice, is deadline driven, and flexible with a positive attitude to join our dynamic Communications team at United Teachers Los Angeles, the nation’s second-largest teacher union local. UTLA’s award-winning Communications team educates and organizes our audiences around UTLA’s vision for a strong union and a strong public education system. Our audiences include our 34,000 members, local and national media,parents, students and community members.

TO APPLY

Please submit your letter of interest, resume, and cover letter to Diana Darty, Operations Director, ddarty@utla.net. Candidates will be sent an employment application for completion and required to include letters of recommendation. Electronic work samples are appreciated.

Applications must be received by April 29, 2022.

Communications Specialist
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WORKING FOR UTLA

UNITED TEACHERS LOS ANGELES strives to create a spirit of teamwork that involves our elected Officers, Board of Directors, House of Representatives, Managers and employees who are represented by three collective bargaining groups. UTLA strives to develop a union that equally embodies collective action and accountability with personal growth and responsibility. Employment opportunities are extended first to the employees and our affiliates prior to the consideration of external applicants. Resumes are retained for six months.

Our comprehensive benefits package is among the most attractive in our industry. We offer medical, dental, vision, life and income protection coverage for all full-time employees and their eligible dependents. We also offer paid time off for vacation, illness and holidays. UTLA also provides a retirement plan in the form of a Money Purchase Plan. 

 

UTLA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Applicants who require an accommodation should notify us in advance. Employment is subject to verification of eligibility under the INS regulation.

 

CONTACT OPERATIONS

For questions or concerns related to employment with UTLA, please contact Diana Darty at ddarty@utla.net or call 213.487.5560.

 

COVID-19 VACCINATION

All UTLA employees are required to provide proof of full vaccination for COVID-19 as a condition of employment.