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JOB LISTINGS

If you’re looking for a job with social purpose, here’s a good place to start. Although Encore.org is not a job matching service, we have compiled websites and resources helpful for encore career seekers. Take a look.

  • Encore Career Finder – This service, powered by Prime CB, scours more than 5 million listings for encore-friendly jobs.
  • Idealist.org – The largest nonprofit job site features thousands of jobs and other helpful content.
  • AARP – The membership organization for people 50 and older lists jobs from various sectors.
  • USAJOBS – The federal government’s official employment site lets you apply right from the job postings.
  • NonProfit Job SeekerThe NonProfit Times, a leading nonprofit management publication, offers job listings and advice on this site.
  • Commongood Careers – This small, but high-quality database of listings focuses on the executive and mid-management levels.
  • Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group – This search firm lists a few prime positions at nonprofits.
  • ReServe (select locations) – This organization matches professionals 55-plus with part-time service opportunities that pay a modest stipend.
  • GreenBiz.com – This news site offers a frequently updated list of environmentally conscious jobs.

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CONSIDERING YOUR ENCORE

In this podcast Marci Alboher, an Encore.org blogger and careers guru, outlines the issues to consider when searching for a job with purpose. Listen here.

HOW LINKEDIN CAN HELP

With more than 100 million members, LinkedIn is a tremendous tool for job searching. In a free recording, LinkedIn’s Krista Canfield teaches you how to use the website to find your encore. More >

USING SOCIAL MEDIA

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