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Program Coordinator (SHS349)

Randalls and Wards Islands, New York, NY, USA Req #489
Monday, December 9, 2019

Volunteers of America, Inc. (VOA, Inc.) is a national, faith-based human services organization that was founded in New York City in 1896 and has remained at the forefront of social service ever since, helping individuals and families in need overcome obstacles to living safe, healthy and productive lives in the community. The largest of the affiliates, Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY) serves tens of thousands of men, women, and children in need every year, through 80 programs staffed by 1,300 skilled and dedicated staff, throughout New York City, Westchester County and Northern New Jersey.

VOA-GNY’s life-changing, often life-saving work impacts the lives of individuals and families who are homeless and those at risk of homelessness, families recovering from domestic violence, children with developmental delays, individuals living with HIV/AIDS or behavioral health issues, older adults and veterans struggling to reintegrate. VOA, Inc. is one of the largest providers of permanent, supportive housing in the United States. VOA-GNY is the largest provider of supportive housing for veterans in New York, and is committed to addressing the needs of the community with compassion, creativity, respect, and therapeutic models that inform our work.

The CEEP Program Coordinator is responsible for the day to day functions of the Community Engagement & Employment Program at a VOA-GNY Shelter (Jamaica and/or Schwartz).  The Program Coordinator will develop and coordinate program services, assists in the development of program curriculum, and ensures tracking and achievement of outcomes.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 

Bachelor’s Degree or 120 college credits, preferably with degree or course work in adult education, social work or a social services field.  Master’s degree preferred. Good interpersonal skills. Skilled in Microsoft Office. Valid driver’s license in good standing.

 

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES 

  1. Oversee activities of CEEP program including, but not limited to, coordinating special events, graduations, activities, groups, trainings and off-site services.

  2. Establish and maintain case files on CEEP clients. Evaluate and report individual progress of CEEP participants.

  3. Maintain and report required information for attendance, participation, program completion and three month post placement.

  4. Engage in public awareness to recruit possible internships and/or job placements for participants.

  5. Provide supervision to direct reports and supervisory coverage at the shelter.

Make a living by making a difference. Apply online today! Volunteers of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • Job Start Date Monday, December 23, 2019
  • Randalls and Wards Islands, New York, NY, USA