The Institute for Social and Economic Development (ISED Solutions) (www.isedsolutions.net), founded in 1983, delivers training and technical assistance services (T&TA) to refugee-serving agencies nationwide that work with refugee small farmers - providing outreach, agricultural training resources, and technical information. ISED hosts a national refugee farming listserv, sponsors national conferences, and provides a variety of T&TA services to partner organizations.
ISED Solutions is a fiscally sponsored organization of TSNE (www.tsne.org).
The Visual Literacy specialist will train and otherwise assist ISED and project partner staff, most with limited visual literacy backgrounds and photographic and video skills, to produce high quality visual content for informational and instructional directed towards refugee and other beginning farmers across the country.
The specialist will interact regularly with TSNE staff working on these project, including weekly check-in calls and work updates. The candidate will also communicate regularly with partners and project interns.
Essential Job Functions
A more detailed description of the project and work involved is available here: https://tufts.box.com/s/8sbmv5zjgfag8s8cce34ofpegesop6g2
We will consider exceptional candidates who demonstrate a strong combination of the specific qualifications and skills described below:
TSNE/The Institute for Social and Economic Development (ISED Solutions) envisions a society grounded in the principles of social and economic justice. As such, we strive to achieve excellence through a diverse and inclusive workplace that honors the unique talents and lived experiences of each person. Our vision and values are reflected in all our employment-related decisions, including hiring practices. Accordingly, TSNE actively seeks people who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to join us in our work.
As an EOE/AA employer, TSNE/The Institute for Social and Economic Development (ISED Solutions) will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin or ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, genetic information, veteran or disability status or any other factor prohibited by law.