Director of Equity and Organizational Culture

345 Administrative Office
Equity and Organizational Culture
Full Time
Planned Parenthood of Southern New England

Care. No Matter What.

We are Planned Parenthood of Southern New England, one of the region’s largest and most trusted providers of reproductive health care. We are recognized for the wide array of services we provide, the outstanding sexual health education we deliver, and our strong commitment to social justice. Working for Planned Parenthood is more than a job; it’s being a part of a powerful movement. Together, we’ll take pride in shaping the future of sexual health and reproductive rights for all people.  

Position Summary: In support of Planned Parenthood of Southern New England’s mission, the Director of Equity & Organizational Culture (EOC) in partnership with the Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer(CDIO) is responsible for the direction and development of PPSNE’s equity and inclusion training implementation and its leadership and internal professional development program.

Essential Functions:
o   Provides leadership and consultation at all levels of the organization to overcome barriers and identify and implement policies that advance the work and meet goals
o   Partners with training specialists, and external partners when applicable, to develop and implement training and resource development across the organization to promote cultural humility - including racial equity and LGBTQ inclusivity
o   Trains internally and externally as appropriate on topics such as diversity and inclusion, racial equity, LGBTQ inclusivity, customer service, and leadership and management topics such as giving feedback, change management, etc
o   Cultivates and maintains effective partnerships with diverse external organizations, other relevant organizations, thought leaders, partners and vendors in order to inform the agency’s strategy for equity work and other diversity and inclusion objectives
o   Supports the development of processes and systems to evaluate and measure the impact of equity and inclusion work. Gathers and analyzes data as needed and prepares reports – including an annual, comprehensive report
o   Develops and implements leadership pathways and professional development opportunities for all staff
o   Partners with CDIO and Senior Director of HR to develop and implement customer service, on-boarding, and employee engagement initiatives
o   Develops strategy and training plan for all staff personal development
o   Collaboratively leads with the EOC team in establishing, implementing and monitoring agency-wide equity and organizational culture goals, strategies
o   Partners closely with clinical services and Director of Clinical Training to ensure professional development of health center staff
Key Requirements:
o   Passionate commitment to the mission, vision and values of PPSNE
o   Demonstrated commitment and passion for equity, diversity and inclusion issues through research, activism, or project development.  Significant knowledge about current trends, issues and policies about equity, diversity and inclusion
o   Excellent cross-cultural communication skills (verbal and written)
o   Strong training skills both in person and in virtual settings
o   Experience implementing equity and inclusion programs and change initiatives
o   Bachelors’ degree preferred
Personal Attributes:
o   Collaborative leader
o   Problem-solver
o   Life-long learner
o   Committed to equity and inclusion
o   Culturally responsive
The Payoff:
o   Progress a learning organization while developing passionate staff
o   Move the needle on equity and inclusion within a leading Planned Parenthood affiliate
o   Work in a fast-paced, high energy, dynamic environment with a team who is dedicated to the mission
PPSNE is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are committed to building an inclusive workplace that values diversity and inclusion and reflects the diversity of our communities and patients. We strongly encourage people of color and members of the LGBTQ community to apply.  
PPSNE offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes; Health, dental and vision insurance, retirement savings, tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off, a flexible spending account, wellness programand more.
*** this position will close COB on Friday, January 18th. Please apply before then ***
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