Career Opportunities

Director of Marketing and Communication

Responsible for the marketing, branding, media and public relations to positively position United Way within Monterey County. Communicates impact of United Way Monterey County (UWMC) to the community, donors, nonprofit organizations, partners and other supporters to increase resources, attract partners and build relationships to fulfill our mission. Full job description

Prosperity Planner

Do you want to join a dynamic team in helping change lives through the power of work? Goodwill has an exciting new initiative that demands a creative, intelligent worker who wants great things to happen for people. If you want to work for a growing company, with great benefits, that impacts your community-- this is it.
Goodwill Central Coast has created jobs and provided employment and training services on the Central Coast for more than 90 years to help people reach economic self-sufficiency. Goodwill is excited to expand upon our work and integrate a new model of service delivery - the Prosperity Platform. The Prosperity Platform will help people achieve their own goals and reach financial independence by helping individuals increase income, save, and build long-term assets.
We are seeking a Prosperity Planner who will work to expand families’ vision of what is possible. Whether someone wants to go to school, own a house, get a job-or a better job – the Prosperity Planner will help navigate people to the resources it takes to increase earnings, reduce financial costs and generate new wealth for themselves and their families. The Prosperity Planner acts a coach, guide, navigator, and partner as people work towards defining their future and reaching success.
More information here.

AmeriCorps (Volunteer Infrastructure Program) VIP Fellow, Community Engagement

Instituted through the National Corporation for Community Service, AmeriCorps VIP Fellows carry out 1700 hours of community service by developing volunteer programmatic infrastructure. The United Way AmeriCorps VIP Fellow will increase the number of high-value volunteers providing needed services to nonprofit and educational organizations that serve children, youth and families. Additionally, the VIP Fellow will build capacity within the United Way’s volunteer program to provide the support, skills and resources volunteers need to be successful.  VIP Fellows work as a part of a team to coordinate volunteer programs and to coach and support a cadre of high-value volunteers. The VIP Fellows’ primary role is developing the United Way’s capacity to recruit, manage and recognize volunteers.  VIP Fellows spend time in the community building partnerships and forging lasting relationships. This position is a valuable opportunity to develop and apply leadership and community organizing skills to make a lasting difference in the lives of children, youth, their families, and the local community. Full job description here.

Community Engagement Coordinator

The Community Engagement Coordinator contributes to the efforts of United Way Monterey County by strategizing, creating, and executing community engagement activities that attract donors, potential investors, and corporate partners to volunteer throughout the year. This position is responsible for ensuring all events are executed with excellence by providing a superior experience for all involved, to grow relationships and increase the number of top UWMC partner volunteers from year to year, which in turn will grow awareness and funding for the organization based on the understanding of the importance of the model volunteer, advocate, and give. Full job description.

Youth Outreach and Engagement Specialist

Digital NEST is looking for an 80% time Youth Outreach and Engagement Specialist. The position comes full benefits and is expected to grow to 100% time in the next 1-3 years. The candidate we select will be experienced in direct youth outreach aimed at engaging youth of color and will be a passionate spokesperson for the positive role that career can play in the lives of individuals and the prosperity of communities. More info here.

Outreach Worker, Central Coast Center for Independent Living

Under the supervision of the Program Manager, the Outreach Worker is responsible for providing outreach and education services within the scope of a given project in order to meet program requirements.  The position requires strong interpersonal skills to make connections and build relationships with the target consumer base.  Works collaboratively with other departments at CCCIL as well as other community-based agencies with the purpose making the critical linkages to housing services for community members.  Educates the general public on the services available at CCCIL and eligibility requirements for services.  The position is involved in direct recruitment of participants for housing services provided by CCCIL case managers. Works as a member of a team following program and reporting procedures via guidance from the Program Manager and grant deliverables. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is preferred.  Full Job Description