Post-Grad Job: Community organizing with DART – the Direct Action & Research Training Center

Are you angry about the serious community problems in our country and want to do something about it? DART is searching for the right person to hire as a professional community organizer in Florida and Tennessee.

The Opportunity: We hire and train professional community organizers to build power and fight for racial, social, economic and environmental justice. Full-time positions with salary/benefits are available.

Honors Connection: Multiple Honors alums work for DART and are available to talk personally about the role! Contact Nick Plasmati ( for an introduction.

Learn More: Read below for more details and then attend a live online info session on November 14 at 7 pm ET.

Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice

DART will hold a LIVE online info session on November 14th at 7pm ET to discuss careers in community organizing. All CofC students and alumni welcome, particularly those graduating before May 2024.


DART trains professional organizers and community organizations how to work for social, economic and racial justice, including:

* Holding police departments accountable
* Stopping gun violence
* Fighting for environmental justice
* Shutting down the school-to-prison pipeline
* Reining in predatory lenders
* Expanding access to healthcare
* Fighting for immigrants' rights

Associate Community Organizer
Starting salary $49,000+ /year & benefits

Positions begin January, May, and August 2024 in:

Florida: Lakeland, St. Petersburg, Tallahassee, Tampa, West Palm Beach
Tennessee: Knoxville

Leadership Positions

Starting salary $63,000-$70,000/year DOE + benefits

Positions begin Fall 2023 in:

Florida: Pensacola

Kansas: Kansas City

DART organizations are diverse coalitions that include communities of color, low-to-moderate-income communities and immigrant communities. We strongly encourage people from these backgrounds, as well as fluent speakers of Spanish and Haitian Creole, to apply.

To apply or learn more about DART, visit or find us on instagram and facebook @theDARTcenter. Still have questions? Contact or 864.621.5965.