Director of Social Good

May 7, 2025
Museum of Social Movements
Flexible Location

The Museum of Social Movements exists to help our community understand the human forces behind social change so that they may engage in it themselves. Our primary program is partnering with other learning ecosystem organizations across the world to connect learners with existing or burgeoning social movements as part of their education, and the Director of Social Good is the leader of this program. We seek an experienced and passionate social justice educator to fill this role.

Facilitate relationships between learners and existing social movements – both in-person and online – and co-create mutually beneficial learning experiences based on the needs and interests of all parties.
Collaborate with learning pathway designers to connect learner groups with relevant historical information and experiences that will support their social justice work.
Facilitate relationships between social justice activists and educators to ensure learning, competency building, and assessment are taking place within learners’ activities.
Advocate for learner participation in social movements, including working with policymakers and parent groups to educate them about the importance of young voices in activism and to help remove barriers to their participation.
Serve as a spokesperson for media on learner involvement in social justice activities.
Manage a group of social justice trainers who help learners build a foundational base of understanding of how to effectively engage in social movements.
10+ years in social justice work with experience on the front lines of social movements and activism, preferably within a museum or nonprofit organization setting
Experience training activists or organizers on strategy
Connections within the social justice/social movement community that can be tapped into for learner needs
Strong communicator and leader who understands the challenges facing social activists
Strong belief in the need to and value of engaging young people in social movements
Contact Eloise Hartford, Executive Director of the Museum of Social Movements, with an analysis of the vital roles young people could play in an existing social movement.
 
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