Community Canvassers and Team Leaders

Phoenix, AZ, USA
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Job Description

Community Canvassers and Team Leaders - Fight for Reproductive Freedom

Hiring Immediately - $23-25/hr + bonuses

Full-time & Part-time

Now more than ever we need help to protect reproductive freedom in Arizona. Right now the legal right to an abortion is being stripped away by anti-choice politicians and we are partnering with Reproductive Freedom for All Arizona to organize the 8 in 10 Americans that want to keep abortion legal. 

Reproductive Freedom for All is a non-profit advocacy organization. We organize and mobilize our members to fight for access to abortion, birth control, paid parental leave, and protections from pregnancy discrimination. Our Arizona chapter, Reproductive Freedom For All Arizona, and our 75,000 members in the state are working in coalition to remove current restrictions on abortion, as well as prevent any future restrictions on reproductive freedom.

This role is a great opportunity to gain experience in the following areas: Leadership, Communication & Advocacy, Community Outreach & Engagement, Campaign Work, Public Policy, and Social Enterprise.

Get paid well! Canvass positions start at $23/hour. Leadership positions start at $25/hour. We offer overtime pay, driver bonuses, shift bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals. 

Location: Phoenix, AZ

We are hiring immediately, all positions run into June with possibilities for advancement afterwards. Shifts run for 6-7 hours and are available Tuesday-Sunday, with the possibility to work part-time or full-time.

Canvasser Responsibilities ($23/hr):

- Engage with the public in a friendly and respectful manner

- Deliver a compelling campaign message, and collect complete survey answers from voters

- Participate in staff training to improve outreach skills

- Strictly follow the campaign's safety protocols, including the use of PPE and compliance with daily health and safety guidelines

Team Leader Responsibilities ($25/hr):

-The Canvasser Responsibilities plus:

-Manage a small group of canvassers out in the field by checking in with them periodically throughout the day and debriefing with them at the end of the day

-Ensure each canvasser has all of the materials they need to be safe and successful

-Assist directors with canvasser training and administrative work

The ideal candidate:

-Passionate about progressive politics and fostering democracy

-Strong communication skills; you should enjoy working with other people and be willing and excited to speak with everyone

-Hard worker who will stay motivated to engage as many people as possible

-Open to new challenges and are interested in building their campaign skills

-Culturally competent and able to respectfully engage with teammates and the community

-Prior canvassing experience is not required.

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We are committed to equity, inclusion, and anti-racism. We are an equal opportunity employer and we strongly encourage Black, indigenous, people of color, women, people with previous felony convictions, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and others who identify with underrepresented groups to apply.