Job Announcement: Policy & Outreach Specialist
Kids Forward is a statewide child and family research, communications, engagement, and
policy advocacy organization. Kids Forward aspires to build the best future possible for every
child and every family in Wisconsin—especially children and families of color and those furthest
Kids Forward has an immediate opening for a Policy & Outreach Specialist. Our values drive our
hiring process. If you share our values and believe that you can lead in this role, we invite you to
The successful Policy & Outreach Specialist will bring vision, creativity, and leadership to help
Kids Forward bridge policy analysis, advocacy, education, and outreach. Early care and
education (ECE) and immigration are initial focus areas. The position may also contribute to
other Kids Forward issue areas: child welfare, juvenile justice, health, poverty, racial disparities
and tax and budget.
Please email a resume and cover letter, explaining how you would contribute to our mission
and team, in the role of Policy & Outreach Specialist to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject
heading “Policy & Outreach Specialist”
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Kids Forward is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse, inclusive, and equitable
work environment along with our own professional and personal capacity to advocate on behalf
of people of color. We strongly encourage applications from people of color.
Kids Forward is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race,
ethnicity, national origin, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religious or political
affiliation, disability, or any other classification considered discriminatory under applicable law.
For more information visit: http://kidsforward.net/about-kidsforward/jobs-internships/policy-