Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in applicable fields (social work, gerontology, public health, etc).
Experience / Qualifications:
Strong Preference for bi-lingual capability.
Knowledge of Evidence-Based Programming preferred.
Highly motivated with minimal supervision and enthusiastic about working in a team environment and network to improve the lives of older persons.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Experience in public speaking with strong presentation skills to promote evidence – based programs to prospective organizations.
Strong computer skills in database management (Salesforce preferred) and Microsoft Office.
Possess valid California driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.
This position requires local travel to provide workshop facilitation and aide in facilitator trainings.
Under the general direction of the Director, the Project Coordinator performs a wide range of professional duties to support and expand the outreach and partnering of resources within designated service areas including workshop coordination.
Duties include building and maintaining relationships with current and new partners to expand program accessibility to older adults. Duties also include leading evidence-based workshops in the community, scheduling workshops and recruiting lay leaders and participants.
Builds and nurtures relationships with multiple community partners to introduce and embed evidence-based programs into prospective organizations in Los Angeles; Recruits organizations, leaders and participants for multiple evidence-based programs; Provides evidence-based program technical assistance to community partners.
Provides in-person and telephone support to facilitators to ensure fidelity of the evidence-based model and satisfaction with program participation; Ensures facilitators are utilizing and submitting workshop/participant evaluation surveys.
Responsible for co-leading evidence-based workshops on-site and at faith-based organizations, senior housing communities, community centers, parks and other community locations.
Maintains patient confidentiality, comply with HIPAA guidelines and act in a professional manner when faced with sensitive issues.
Maintains regular communication with supervisor, team members and community partners.
Completes other duties as assigned.
The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor.