Regional DEI Job Opportunities
Employment opportunities related to diversity, equity & social justice
in the Puget Sound
region.

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Washington State Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Training Manager

Washington State Department of Enterprise Services

Are you looking for a job where you will make a huge impact toward equity and inclusion in the State of Washington? We are looking for an experienced leader in the field of DEI training, who will manage a program to build and deliver training for the state’s workforce. We have a bold vision of developing Washington State Government into an anti-racist and equity-driven institution, where every state employee working across the public sector -  whether in the field of social services, corrections, transportation, environment, etc. - has the knowledge and skills to serve Washingtonians with respect and inclusion and to achieve social and racial justice.

The DEI Training Manager will lead a team of learning professionals to develop and deliver WA State government’s foundational diversity, equity, and inclusion training program. You’ll use your skills in project management, team coaching, and curriculum development to help finalize the creation of training modules and implement this multi-day instructor-led training program. You’ll occasionally be in the classroom (currently virtual due to COVID), and will primarily sustain the program through supporting and developing your team of trainers, by providing quality assurance and continuous process improvement, and through close partnership with key stakeholders and leaders from across state government. This work is critical and complex, requiring experience and expertise in several areas.

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Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Access and Trauma-Informed Care

Wellspring

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and access (DEIA) and trauma-informed care (TIC) are core values at Wellspring Family Services. Family homelessness is heavily driven by historic and systemic forms of discrimination, including racism, sexism, disability and LGBTQ discrimination. Generations of trauma and adverse childhood experiences leave families prone to further negative impact through re-traumatization, often unintentionally compounded through case managers and other care givers. 

Additionally, Wellspring is proud of the diversity of our staff and the lived experience they bring to their work. We strive to create a supportive, equitable, inclusive and positive environment that works to address the potential re-traumatization that staff often face when working to help families in crisis.  

We are seeking a leader to help the organization guide our efforts in both DEIA and TIC work. The Director of DEIA & TIC will be responsible for providing expertise and direction to help staff at all levels more effectively understand, address, and work to unravel the impacts of trauma and historical and systemic discrimination on the communities we serve. The Director of DEIA & TIC will also be responsible for developing strategies and programs to support diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility in our work environment and to address the impacts of primary and secondary trauma experienced by our employees.

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Workforce Equity Advisor

City of Seattle

The City of Seattle believes in the diversity of our people, ideas, and experiences and is committed to building an inclusive culture that is representative of the community we serve. Within the City, Seattle Human Resources (SHR) Workforce Equity Division creates strategies, makes recommendations, and implements programs to reach equitable treatment of employees. We are constantly working to embed antiracist practices into our work to ensure we are taking care of the City’s greatest asset: its people. We are looking for a Workforce Equity (WFE) Advisor who will advance workforce equity at all parts of the employee experience by consulting with department leaders and employees around antiracist practices, workforce development and planning, stakeholder engagement, equity, inclusion, learning, and development. 

 

Your work will support the overall efforts of the WFE Strategic Plan, employment pathways efforts, and anti-harassment and discrimination executive orders. You will ensure the alignment of citywide workforce equity efforts by advising and consulting with Citywide departments and employees (12,000+ individuals) on behalf of SHR, with a particular focus on learning and development activities.

Applications due November 9th, 2021 at 4:00pm PST.

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Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Project Assistant

Data2Insight

Data2Insight is looking for a culturally responsive Project Assistant to work with it's Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) team. Data2Insight LLC is a team of people who partner with others to make meaning of data to advance racial, environmental, gender, and social justice.

This is not your typical Project Assistant position. The right individual will need to have an even temperament and embrace differing personalities and opinions.

If you have basic diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) knowledge, excellent project assistant skills, and an interest in growing as a DEI professional, this is the position for you.

Team Data2Insight is made up of six highly engaged and diverse core team members working across the country and around the world. You won't find a more supportive team anywhere in the world. We connect weekly, both professionally and personally, which fosters our multicultural work environment.

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Equity Coordinator

City of Bellevue

We are looking for an Equity Coordinator to be an active member to the city’s Diversity Advantage team. You will provide program coordination and administrative support for community events, citywide initiatives, special projects, and community outreach. You will also be involved with public relations and civic engagement efforts like the Cultural Liaisons, Cross Cultural Feasibility Study, and Centering Communities of Color. You will provide administrative and outreach support of internal and external programs that will enhance and improve the effectiveness and visibility of the city’s efforts in diversity, equity and inclusion. As equity coordinator you’ll develop reports, write communications and support in messaging and telling our story. You’ll also be responsible for research and assisting with the growing demands for analytics and reporting on how these programs are progressing.

This position with report to the city’s Diversity and Inclusion Administrator but will work closely with the Diversity Community Outreach and Engagement Administrator on external projects. This is a limited term position anticipated to last up to 3 years. 

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Director for Social Justice, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

City University of Seattle 

The City University of Seattle Director for Social Justice, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is responsible for providing leadership to the university, schools, and departments in the development of programs, projects, policies and a culture which will enhance diversity, equity, and inclusion for CityU students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the larger community. The Director will possess a strong commitment to enhancing social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion at CityU as we work to respond to the increasing diversity reflected across our programs. Reporting directly to the Provost and working with Senior Leadership across the university, the Director will help establish strategic direction and actions that will foster a systemic culture of equity and inclusion that leads to student success and enhanced institutional effectiveness.