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Digest for November 8, 2010

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New parent support group second Sunday of each month
Large Event Planning and Community Outreach Position!
RNP Policy Advocate position open
Development Coordinator
Relief Manager
counseling/social work licensure internship
Media Advocacy Director - PT
Retail Cash & Inventory Tracking Seminar

Events

New parent support group second Sunday of each month

A new Parent Support Group for Parents/Caretakers of 0-12 year olds will be held the 2nd Sunday of every month from 2-4-November 14th, December 12th and January 9th at People's Community Room. Although its best to come to all 3 groups, we know parents need flexibility so come when you can! Please join us and practice putting your oxygen mask on first! Enhance you parenting skills a well being by learning new ways to give and receive support from group members.In between short teaching segments, we will work in partners to practice processes and build supportive relationships that can be enjoyed between classes.

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Jobs & Internships

Large Event Planning and Community Outreach Position!

The StreamTeam is seeking a full time AmeriCorps StreamTeam Assistant for the upcoming year!

 

The StreamTeam is a volunteer driven, stream restoration and environmental education program of Clark Public Utilities. Since the program's inception in 1992, thousands of volunteers have come together to plant native trees, remove non-native plants, monitor water quality and wildlife and engage the community in bringing salmon back to Salmon Creek.

 

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RNP Policy Advocate position open

Renewable Energy Policy Advocate Renewable Northwest Project, the Northwest’s leading renewable energy advocacy organization, seeks highly motivated Policy Advocate to support state and regulatory policy activities on renewable energy standards, and siting.

 

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Development Coordinator

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships

Information

organization:Oregon Humanities
position summary:

Oregon Humanities is an independent nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Through our work, we connect Oregonians to ideas that change lives and transform communities.

The Development Coordinator is a key player on the Oregon Humanities team, helping the organization fulfill its fundraising potential through strategic projects and planning. The primary duties of this position include grant writing, appeals management, event planning, donor recognition, and database maintenance. The ideal candidate is an experienced development officer who is creative, good-humored, and a team player.

Please visit our website to download and review the full job posting and position description

Salary / Pay Rate:This is a part-time (.5 FTE) position that is compensated with an annual salary of $17,680 and a generous benefits package.
Apply by:November 21, 2010
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Relief Manager

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships

Information

organization:Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon & SW Washington
position summary:

The Relief Managers are here to attend to guest needs, check families in and out of the house, ensure safety and comfort, act as a resource, perform light cleaning/preparing of guest rooms and do basic office/front desk tasks.

Hours vary weekly and monthly. There are 3 choices of shifts: 1. Friday at 5pm to Saturday at 5pm 2. Saturday at 5pm to Sunday at 5pm 3. Sunday at 5pm to Monday at 8am

Each manager is asked to work approximately one and a half weekends per month, some holidays and infrequent weekday evenings. This is an overnight, on-site position with sleep time (not awake all night). For a complete job description, visit our web site: www.rmhcoregon.org. To apply, send your cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Salary / Pay Rate:$8.40/hour
Apply by:November 17, 2010
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counseling/social work licensure internship

Richmond Place, an Impact Northwest transitional housing program for homeless families, has 1-2 internships available for counselors or social workers seeking clinical licensure. 4 hours of clinical supervision per month would be provided by an LCSW with over 20 years of clinical and supervision experience in exchange for four hours per week of individual , group, or family therapy with youth ages 10-18 and their families.

 

Minimum qualifications include a Master's degree in counseling or social work and recent experience providing therapy or social services to youth and families. Preference given to bilingual applicants.

 

If interested, please send resume, letter of interest and three references to Kathy Lovrien at [email protected]

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Media Advocacy Director - PT

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships

Information

organization:Upstream Public Health
position summary:

Location: Portland, Oregon Application Deadline: Preference given to applications submitted by Monday, November 22nd 5pm. Position will be open until filled. Job Type: Part-time (15-25 hrs/wk), 7 months duration Compensation: $18 - $24 / hour DOE

Position Description: This position will work with Upstream Public Health Co-Directors and Campaign Manager to develop and implement media and communications strategy during the 2011 legislative session. Upstream is currently working with diverse coalition partners to advocate on various policy priorities around increasing healthy food in schools, decreasing soda consumption, and improving alternative transportation options. The Media Advocacy Director will lead the following activities:

Salary / Pay Rate:Compensation: $18 - $24 / hour DOE
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Nonprofit News

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Q & A

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Trainings

Retail Cash & Inventory Tracking Seminar

Mercy Corps Northwest provides trainings for small businesses, startups, and entrepreneurs

Title: Retail Cash & Inventory Tracking - Suzanne Feucht

Time: 6-8pm

Place: Mercy Corps Northwest Office 43 SW Naito Parkway

Website: http://www.mercycorpsnw.org/what-we-do/seminars/

 

Description: In this class, learn about Point of Sale Systems and what they can do for you. Learn to manage sales more effectively with inventory tracking tools. In this class, you will learn how to:

 

• Stay on top of business with instant reports on sales, customers and inventory trends

• Save time managing inventory

• Work more efficiently

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