Program Coordinator
Wilshire Boulevard Temple

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Post Date: Sep 21, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 10/15/2018
Salary: $38 - 40,000/yr
Location: US - California - Los Angeles
Job Reference: Karsh
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The Karsh Family Social Service Center (the “Karsh Center”) at Wilshire Boulevard Temple is in the heart of Los Angeles’s Koreatown neighborhood. The Karsh Center, established in 2016, is a social service center offering integrated services focusing on Food and Nutrition Security, Health and Wellness, Legal Services, Parent and Child Well-being for individuals and families living in the vicinity of the Karsh Center. Centralizing these services directly with the assistance of volunteers and through a collaboration of providers at the Karsh Center enables us to offer a variety of vital services to our community. The Karsh Center is a 501 (c)(3) non-religious organization.

The Karsh Center is seeking to fill an exciting new position of Program Coordinator to join our organization’s team. We are looking for an energetic, creative and highly organized individual who is passionate and eager to work with the community of people in and around LA’s Koreatown neighborhood. The Program Coordinator will need to be bilingual, Spanish/English or Korean/English working primarily in our Food and Nutrition Security Programs. The Program Coordinator will work with a variety of stakeholders including staff, volunteers, collaborators, and clients. This position’s schedule is from Sunday through Thursday and reports to the Karsh Center’s Director of Programs and Operations.
Community Engagement and Outreach
?        Create an outreach plan to engage the community
?        Connect clients to needed services and supports - create warm handoffs to other organizations, resources
?        Create an outreach plan to engage community in Karsh Center programs
?        Attend community meetings as needed
Program Implementation and Resource Support
?        Support the Director of Programs and Operations in the day to day coordination of Karsh Center programs
?        Oversee the Karsh Food Pantry Programs: liaison with Hope Net and Los Angeles Regional Food Bank, work with food pantry volunteer coordinator, put in food orders working within a food pantry budget
?        Link clients to needed services and supports; through referrals and warm handoffs to other collaborators and organizations
?        Collect and share data from key stakeholders, use data collected to grow and adjust programs
?        Support and lead trainings and presentation for Karsh Center stakeholders
?        Create and maintain a schedule of programs and volunteers
?        Create and maintain inventories as needed
?        Ensure the implementation of policies and practices
?        Monitor project budget and track expenditures/transactions
?        Support communications and social media outreach to promote events and activities of the Karsh Center
Work within the Karsh Center’s Mission and Vision
?        Help build positive relations within the team and external parties
?        Keep all members of the team up-to-date with relevant project information
?        Communicate with team members and collaborators to ensure maximum efficiency
?        Be highly organized maintain updated records and create reports in a timely manner
?        Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Prerequisites
?        Bilingual English/Spanish or English/Korean, required
?        Bachelor's Degree with 2 years of experience as a Program Coordinator or similar position, or 4+ years of experience coordinating programs in a nonprofit social services organization
?        Experience working with diverse populations
?        Be proficient in Microsoft Office suite, GSuite technology, and Mac OS

?        Valid CA driver’s license
?        Must be able to lift 25 pounds
?        Flexible to work evenings and weekends (schedule is Sunday through Thursday)

Contact Details
Name: Cheryl Sanders
Address: 3663 Wilshire Boulevard
City: Los Angeles
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 90010
Country: United States
Ph: 2138352147