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UniServ Director
Bargaining Unit Position

Date of Posting:   July 13, 2017

Closing Date:   August 3, 2017

UniServ Director, Nevada State Education Association

Unit Description:

This position is with the Nevada State Education Association and is based in Elko, Nevada, working with rural affiliates in northern and eastern Nevada.  The locals served are in Elko, Eureka, White Pine and Lincoln Counties.  There is an NSEA office in Elko with a part-time office assistant.

Required Qualifications/Attributes:

  • Strong advocacy skills
  • Organizing (membership and political action) experience
  • High degree of interpersonal skills to work with Education Support Professionals and Educators.
  • Highly-motivated self-starter
  • Strong communications skills – verbal and written.  Must be an excellent listener.
  • Appropriate technological skills including basic familiarity with computers and a willingness to learn new technology
  • Strong professional and personal characteristics including dependability, flexibility, solid work ethic, ability to plan and manage one’s time effectively and ability to work well with diverse individuals and interests

Experience in the following areas of Association work:

  • Collective bargaining
  • Membership recruitment (this is a high priority for this position)
  • Contract administration
  • Issue and community organizing
  • Political Action recruitment
  • Conflict Management and Consensus Building
  • Good training skills
  • Work the necessary hours and schedule to meet member needs
  • Ability to travel and spend nights on the road in Eastern Nevada

Additional Desired Qualifications, but not required:

  • Experience working in a school setting
  • Previous staff and/or leadership experience
  • Crisis management experience
  • Office and budget management skills
  • Knowledge of current public education issues including school finance
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience working in a school setting
  • Previous staff and/or leadership experience
  • Crisis management experience
  • Office and budget management skills
  • Knowledge of current public education issues including school finance

General Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with member leaders and take initiative to increase membership and organize new employee groups
  • Represent members in dispute resolution, grievance processing and arbitration
  • Provide assistance in development and delivery of programs and services to members
  • Support and assist the elected leaders and representatives of the unit in carrying out the full range of their responsibilities

Salary and Fringe Benefits per the NSO-Nevada-NSEA bargaining agreement.

Application Procedure:

Applications will be accepted through Thursday, August 3, 2017. A letter of interest, resume and the NSEA employment application should be sent to:

Nevada State Education Association
Lisa Toth, Director of Operations
3511 E. Harmon Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Lisa.toth@nsea-nv.org
702-733-7330 ext. 5026

Administrative Office Support
PROGRAM ASSISTANT
Elko, NV - Part Time

The Nevada State Education Association (NSEA) is an affiliate of the National Education Association representing teachers and education support employees throughout the state of Nevada.  This position supports the NSEA strategic focus of restoring public confidence in public education by providing skilled administrative, secretarial and clerical assistance.    This position will work out of the NSEA office located in Elko, Nevada.  

Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent;
  • Demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel and a willingness to learn new technology;
  • Ability to handle multiple phone lines;
  • Strong, professional, and positive communication skills – verbal and written;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Highly-motivated self-starter;
  • Strong professional and person characteristics including dependability, flexibility, solid work ethic, ability to plan and manage time effectively, ability to work well with diverse individuals and interests, and ability to work independently;
  • Proven abilities in the following areas:  attention to detail; thorough follow-up; team participation;
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a constantly changing environment;
  • Strong organizational skills

Additional Desired Qualifications, but not required:

  • Working knowledge and understanding of non-profit and/or union environment;
  • Experience working in a school and/or front office setting;
  • Previous staff and/or leadership experience;
  • Bi-lingual Spanish skills

Work Hours:  
9 am – 1 pm
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
(Schedule may be flexible)

Qualified and interested applicants should include a letter of interest, a completed job application, and a copy of the applicant’s resume.  Send applications to Lisa Toth, Director of Operations of NSEA at 3511 E. Harmon Avenue, Las Vegas, NV  89121 or via email to lisa.toth@nsea-nv.org.   The review of applications will begin on Thursday, June 22, 2017.   NSEA will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.  

Nevada State Education Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ethnic minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

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