SF LGBTQ Career Fair 2017

SF LGBTQ Career Fair 2017

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Spring LGBTQ Career Fair 2017 - Hosted by SF LGBT Center and Trans Employment Program. Prepare yourself to participate in the nation’s largest LGBTQ Career Fair. SF's LGBTQ Career Fair is unlike other recruitment events! We showcase leading Bay Area employers dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The event will also provide LGBTQ and allied job seekers the opportunity to network and learn about a wide range of opportunities and careers. San Francisco, CA; Apr 25, 2017 SF LGBT Center's career fairs provide a professional networking forum for employers and job seekers to connect, network and gauge employment opportunities. With over 25 job fairs produced to date and over 5,000 community members in attendance, the LGBT Career Fair Series is one of the longest running programs. The Center…
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Trans+Tech Event: A Discussion on Transgender Rights and Experiences in Tech

Trans+Tech Event: A Discussion on Transgender Rights and Experiences in Tech

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A Discussion on Transgender Rights and Experiences in Tech Date change: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 5:30 to 8:30 pm Uber Headquarters  - 1455 Market Street - 4th floor, San Francisco, CA, 94103 Hosted by UberPRIDE UberPRIDE, Uber’s LGBT employee resource group, cordially invites you to a panel discussion on the rights and experiences of transgender / non-conforming customers, employees and leaders in Tech. The panel includes leaders and allies of the trans community, including Uber employees. Topics will include the state of trans rights in America, the experiences of trans employees in tech, and how tech is helping to meet the needs of trans users and customers. Event Schedule:  Mixer - Doors open at 5:30 pm  Welcome & Panel Discussion at 6:30pm  Q&A and more networking! Please register to attend…
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Top Five Workplaces Of Choice For LGBTQ Employees

Top Five Workplaces Of Choice For LGBTQ Employees

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By Tim Levy Sexual orientation discrimination in the workplace can be hard to detect. Hiring biases are acted upon every day without human resources themselves sometimes even noticing that their companies are not diverse and the people they onboard all tend to be the same. The good news is that there are companies that enthusiastically have LGBTQ employees, and these companies make it part of their corporate vision to employ people of all gender identities. The following are just five of many other companies that embrace LGBTQ equality in the workplace as well as beyond it. Apple Apple's been defending gender rights for some time. It's not just jumping on a politically correct bandwagon. It put up $100,000 in 2008 to fund the battle against the Proposition 8 effort to…
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LGBTI CAREER FAIR FOR LAWYERS

LGBTI CAREER FAIR FOR LAWYERS

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The ALICE Summit 2016 is waiting with a diverse program and offers more room for networking, education, political discussions and fun activities and all underneath the motto “Finding Unicorns – Connecting LGBTI Lawyers”. Visitors may get in touch with many others during the speed networking session, they may discuss during a panel about marriage equality, talk to company representatives in the company lounge or enjoy a drink at the Law Reception in the evening. To celebrate a successful day you are welcome to join like-minded people to one of Cologne’s famous clubs. The days prior and after are also going to be used to enjoy some fun activities with others interested. ALICE – EUROPE’S FIRST LGBTI CAREER FAIR FOR LAWYERS – ALICE provides students, trainee teachers, lawyers and all those who are…
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FALL LGBTQ CAREER FAIR SAN FRANCISCO

FALL LGBTQ CAREER FAIR SAN FRANCISCO

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The SF LGBT Center will host its 39th LGBTQ Career Fair, the nation's largest, on October 27, 2016. The event, which is expected to feature over 40 Bay Area employers, will be held at LinkedIn's San Francisco offices located at 222 2nd Street (cross street is Howard), from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The event, produced by the Center's LGBTQ Employment and Trans Employment Programs, showcases leading Bay Area employers dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The career fair also provides job seekers the opportunity to network and learn about a wide range of opportunities and careers. Among the over 40 companies attending: LinkedIn, Microsoft, Pandora, Apple, SolarCity, Comcast, Accenture, and Nielsen. Media sponsor San Francisco Business Times will be also showcasing at the event. Job seekers attending the career fair will also…
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LGBT Community and Employment Discrimination

LGBT Community and Employment Discrimination

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Today, SF LGBT Center's Director Rebecca Rolfe shared her interview with SF Examiner regarding employment discrimination facing the LGBT Community. Today the San Francisco Examiner provided me with the opportunity to discuss a very real problem for the LGBTQ community in San Francisco: unemployment and employment discrimination and harassment, particularly among transgender individuals and people of color. You can read the entire piece here.   While many of us are enjoying incredible prosperity, a large number of LGBTQ people living here continue to experience unemployment, underemployment, and/or barely making a living wage.    With your continued support, the SF LGBT Center is working hard to help alleviate this problem.  Our LGBTQ Employment and Trans Employment programs work with over 3,000 people every year to provide them with the tools they need to be…
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Director of East Coast Development Out & Equal

Director of East Coast Development Out & Equal

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Out & Equal - Washington, DC Join a dynamic team of movement leaders creating global LGBT workplace equality! After 20 years successfully leading the LGBT workplace equality movement from the San Francisco office, Out & Equal is hiring our first Director of East Coast Development in Washington, DC. This position will have the opportunity to execute LGBT workplace equality through relationship building, stewarding corporate and public partnerships and acting as a representative of the organization in key East Coast cities. The ideal candidate will be a driven, outgoing person who excels at building relationships with a strong understanding of and fervent commitment to LGBT workplace equality. Key strengths include communications, fundraising and event management. This role will have the opportunity to work directly with Out & Equal founder and CEO, Selisse Berry along with corporate executives and…
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2016 LGBT CAREER FAIR New York City

2016 LGBT CAREER FAIR New York City

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The Center Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with dozens of major employers that value LGBT diversity in the workplace! Explore possibilities for your future while experiencing panels, workshops and networking opportunities. Friday, September 30, 2016 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Citi Executive Conference Center 153 E 53 St, 14th Floor ALL PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES INTERNSHIPS The Center is proud to offer field placement educational opportunities for up to 30 social work (MSW), counseling (MHC), marriage and family therapy (MFT), psychology (PhD, Psy-D) and addiction (CASAC-T) students seeking to work with the LGBT communities. Placements are available in multiple program areas. Internship placements are to be no less than 18 to 22 hours per week and two semesters in duration, as follows: February to August—usually Advanced Standing or similar social work…
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Chief Program Officer  Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE)

Chief Program Officer Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE)

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Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) - New York, NY Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources for LGBT older adults and their caregivers, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of LGBT older people, and provides cultural competency training for aging providers and LGBT organizations. Position Overview: With dual reporting lines to the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, the Chief Program Officer is part of a seven-person executive leadership team. The Chief Program Officer is responsible for ensuring SAGE’s direct services are…
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Administrative Analyst Transgender Initiatives

Administrative Analyst Transgender Initiatives

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City & County of San Francisco - San Francisco, CA Introduction APPOINTMENT TYPE: Permanent Exempt (PEX), this position is excluded by the Charter from the competitive Civil Service examination process and shall serve at the discretion of the Appointing Officer. POSITION DESCRIPTION: San Francisco is the first city in the nation to have a position dedicated to advancing the rights of the transgender community. Under general direction of the new Senior Advisor for Transgender Initiatives, the 1822 Administrative Analyst conducts complex analysis to support the development and evaluation of transgender policy and initiatives. The incumbent will assist with the coordination of the City’s transgender policies across departments, providing difficult and detailed professional-level analytical work in a variety of functional areas, such as legislative and policy analysis; budgeting; program evaluation and…
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