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Seeking 3 LGBTQ+ Facilitators/Advocates for Pizza Klatch

 Position Overview

Under the direction and guidance of the Program Manager, the LGBTQ+ Facilitator/Advocates will each be responsible for group facilitation, outreach, and the provision of Advocacy Based Counseling to LGBTQ+ youth.
The ideal candidate will:
● Lived experience advocating for the rights of LGBTQ+ people of color, Two-Spirit and transgender people, particularly those with intersectional identities.
● Lived experience supporting people with diverse cultural affiliations and abilities, especially traditionally underserved communities.
● Maintain a commitment to personal and professional anti-oppression work.
● Commit to and practice self-care for the purpose of maintaining personal and professional health.
● Contribute to a respectful and safe environment where Pizza Klatch staff, volunteers, community members and those receiving services can offer constructive feedback and where each person may grow professionally and personally.

Applications accepted from May 1 – May 31, 2018
Application Review Begins June 1, 2018

Hourly pay $22
Benefits: Health/Dental Insurance (prorated)

Pizza Klatch will be hiring for 3 positions at 30 per week.
Start Date: August 1, 2018

Please click the Application Form Link to see a complete description of the position and requirements, and if you are interested, please follow the ‘How to Apply’ instructions included in that document.

For more information contact us –
Phone Number: 360-339-7574



Facilitators (Stipend):

We’re looking for folks who are:

  • Passionate about empowering LGBTQ+ youth
  • Experienced in working with LGBTQ+ teens and/or marginalized youth
  • Available to volunteer weekly at a Thurston County High School during lunch
  • Compassionate, great listener and communicator
  • Aware of the complexity of LGBTQ+ issues in today’s society

In addition, you must meet the following requirements:

  • 18 years of age
  • Be aware that due to conflict of interest, objectivity and confidentiality, facilitators shall not facilitate groups at schools where a child, dependent or family member goes to school
  • Fill out necessary background check forms with Pizza Klatch and each school district

If this is you, we’d love for you to apply!

Click here to fill out our online application, which takes 20 – 30 minutes.


Internships (Unpaid):

Gayla Intern / Work Study Position

Our Gayla/Auction/Concert is on February 2019 but planning starts for it in May 2018.

Pizza Klatch is a local nonprofit that provides facilitated lunchtime support groups for LGBTQ+ youth and allies in our local high schools and in some of our middle schools.

We are looking for interns who are:

  • Dependable
  • Responsible
  • Comfortable working with and reaching out to others
  • Can work independently while under the guidance of a supervisor
  • Comfortable with Google Doc spreadsheets so information is kept up to date

If you have further questions, please email Lynn Grotsky at  Application can be found below!

Gayla Intern Application


Work Study Position (Paid):

Evergreen Gayla Assistant

The work study candidate will work under the supervision of the Executive Director and the Pizza Klatch Gayla Chair to support organizational needs and event logistics. This candidate will gain hands on experience in event coordination, marketing, volunteer coordination, and administrative duties in a nonprofit setting. This position will serve as a vital support for the administrative staff and event staff by assisting in organizational fundraising, outreach and donations; donor research, systems support and database management and entry.
This position requires detailed oriented individual with a strong ability to multitask. All applicants should be committed to the mission, vision and values of PK, specifically, reducing bullying and eliminating suicide by helping make schools safer for LGBTQ youth.

Wage/Salary: 12.00/hour
Hours per week: 10

If you have further questions, please email Lynn Grotsky at