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Administrative and Event Coordinator

The Organization

Beyond Differences is a non-profit organization based in Marin County, California. Our mission is to inspire students at all middle schools nationwide to end social isolation and create a culture of belonging for everyone.

We are committed to working with students, teachers and parents to create a social justice movement to ensure that every child in middle school feels accepted, respected, included and valued by their peers no matter what their differences.

The Job

We are looking for a well-organized, self-starter who is excited to join a dynamic team of staff and volunteers to help us reach our goals as envisioned by the Board and Co-founders of the organization.
Under the supervision of Beyond Differences’ Executive Director, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for meeting logistics and support, general office coordination, volunteer coordination, special events and fundraising support and data entry. This is a full-time position and located in the San Rafael (Marin County) headquarters of Beyond Differences. The candidate must be self-directed, mature, easy-going and flexible as some meetings and events will take place on weekends and evenings.


Candidate Qualifications


How to Apply

For immediate consideration, please forward your resume and a cover letter with a summary of your interest and qualifications for this position to [email protected] and indicate your name and "Administrative Coordinator” in the subject line.

We thank you for your interest in career opportunities with Beyond Differences. Due to high volume, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Beyond Differences is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Beyond Differences provides a competitive salary and full benefits. A security background check will be included in the hiring process.

National Programs

Know Your Classmates

Our innovative national programs have inspired a cultural and behavioral shift at middle schools and high schools across the country. Join our movement to end social isolation by bringing one or all of these programs to your school.

Know Your Classmates is designed to explore middle school youth's identity and belonging, understand traditions, and recognize stereotypes. Multi-cultural and multi-faith backgrounds are common in today's schools and Know Your Classmates is speaking honestly with children about their feelings and experiences with one another. Know Your Classmates Day is Friday, October 25, 2019!

No One Eats Alone

No One Eats Alone™ teaches everyone how to make friends at lunch, often the most difficult part of the school day. Created and organized by students, this is our most popular program where schools in all 50 United States participate! National No One Eats Alone Day is Friday, February 14, 2020.

Be Kind Online

Be Kind Online is a powerful engagement program for middle school youth, their teachers and families. Focused on creating inclusive communities online, particularly learning to respond to digital gossip to reduce social isolation, Be Kind Online Day is May 15, 2020.

All of our programs encourage taking the pledge to never exclude others, reaching out to someone new, and spreading the word that inclusion is cool!


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