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At The People Concern, we are on a mission to end human suffering.
Our work directly impacts the lives of thousands of people annually and brings us one step closer to securing a future where no one has to live outside or in a violent household.
At The People Concern, we believe everyone should be housed, healthy and safe. Because being vaccinated reduces the risk of being infected with COVID-19, and generally minimizes the risk of severe symptoms or hospitalization, effective 2022, we are following mandated protocol for healthcare organizations in California and requiring full vaccination and a booster to be completed by all employees, vendors and contractors within a reasonable timeframe of eligibility or require proof of eligibility of an exemption from this requirement due to a medical condition or sincerely-held religious belief, subject to applicable federal, state and local laws.
For more information, please contact HR@thepeopleconcern.org.
What We Stand For
These values represent who we are and how we work.
We are out front addressing issues and doing the right thing in the community, with those we serve and each other. We take risks and tell the truth when others may sit back. We are seen in the community as creative experts, and thoughtful leaders.
WHO ARE CARING FOR OTHERS
We treat people with empathy, dignity, and respect. We connect when others may disconnect. We are driven by a passion for helping those in need by fostering an empowered community where staff and those we serve thrive.
We are trust worthy and we do what is right even when no one is looking. Trust comes from a fierce commitment to transparency and honesty.
AND AS AN EFFECTIVE TEAM
We collaborate to get things done with a sense of urgency and continually innovate in pursuit of excellence. We are supportive of each other and hold a high standard of performance with each other.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Values Statement
The People Concern is proud to affirm the importance of and our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
At the heart of our organization are our people: we’re committed to a culture that fosters connection and belonging so that all staff and program participants feel welcomed, valued, respected and empowered to be their best. As a social justice organization, we value and respect the humanity of everyone we work with and the people we serve. We strive to lead with the values and principles that enable The People Concern staff to develop their potential, bring their whole self to work and participate in an inclusive workplace. We seek to acknowledge and understand our own implicit bias, foster a safe environment to discuss and celebrate diversity, and recruit and hire a workforce throughout our organization that is reflective of our community and clients. We focus on comprehensive, scalable, and sustainable diversity, equity and inclusion efforts and education to affirm the agency as anti-discriminatory, anti-racist and consciously inclusive. We recognize that we all share the responsibility to sustain a nurturing culture that intentionally and unequivocally safeguards our foundational principles in diversity, equity, inclusion, dignity, and respect for all. This is our pathway to mission-critical success in ensuring everyone is housed, healthy, and safe.
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You can make a difference! The People Concern empowers people to rebuild their lives. Our ambitious goal is to end human suffering, not just manage it. Join our dedicated and innovative team, improving the lives of the most vulnerable members of our community.
We have many service locations across Los Angeles County and offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees, and we make employment decisions without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status except where a bona fide occupational qualification exists. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable federal, state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to our job openings. We do not discriminate against any “qualified applicant with a disability” as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations when they do not impose an undue hardship. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources via email or by phone. Please note, the contact information provided is for reasonable accommodation requests.
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c/o The People Concern
2116 Arlington Ave., Suite 100
Los Angeles CA 90018