Program Coordinator - ADAPT Program
Family Connections
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Post Date: Jan 13, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $49,000
Location: US - New Jersey - Essex County
Job Reference: #285
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Description
Family Connections is seeking a professional, knowledgeable and dedicated Program Coordinator to help lead the ADAPT Coalition Program.
The ADAPT Coordinator is a significant addition to the ADAPT Coalition Program. The Coordinator participate in the outreach and advocacy efforts, targeting various stakeholders, including but not limited to law enforcement, government officials, health departments, school officials, parents, senior citizens, and others. This includes attending community meetings, town council meetings, board of education meetings, and other meetings and/or events to network with stakeholders and expand coalition efforts throughout Essex County. The Coordinator is responsible for the management of administrative tasks, data entry, clerical duties, catering, and other services for DFC-related activities and events as directed by the ADAPT Coalition Senior Manager. In addition, the Coordinator plans and coordinates youth leadership development events, trainings, meetings, and activities, with support from the Assistant Coordinator.


Skills
Education/Certification:
Minimum of a BA in a related field. Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) or Certified Prevention Specialist (CPS) preferred.

Experience: Previous experience with demonstrated success in community organizing, team building, and youth empowerment. Experience training others on evidence-based strategies and coordinating implementation efforts.   
Preferred: Bilingual, English- Spanish or English-Creole


Contact Details
Name: Desare Ward
Address: 7 Glenwood Ave Suite 101
City: East Orange
State/Province: New Jersey
Zipcode: 07017
Country: Canada