Position Summary

The Labor Education Service (LES) at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time labor educator to join our teaching staff.

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Applicants must use the University of Minnesota Human Resources employment website to apply for this position:

Go to this page www.umn.edu/ohr/employment. Choose description that best applies to you- Current employee, External applicant, or Student applicant- and follow the instructions on the "Search and apply for current openings" page. 

Search for the position Job Title: Education Program Specialist 2
Job ID: 300418

Application deadline is Wednesday,  June 3, 2015.  
Questions:  Call 612-624-5020 or email LES@umn.edu

Job responsibilities include leading non-credit labor education courses for working adults, analyzing the educational needs of worker organizations, designing customized curriculum, and coordinating and implementing educational programs, often in collaboration with other staff.  The position requires teaching expertise using varied and interactive methods, experience with labor unions and/or worker centers or community organizing, and effectiveness in relating to a wide variety of workers and groups. 

The Labor Education Service was founded in 1951 and is part of the Center for Human Resources and Labor Studies at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. The Twin Cities rank in the nation’s top five livable metropolitan areas, recognized internationally as a center of arts and culture. Minnesota’s progressive heritage is embodied in its vibrant labor, environmental and community activism.

Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.