Education/Teaching/Training, Program Management, Volunteer Management
4 Year Degree
The Program Coordinator (Full -Time Hourly) position responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Support the recruitment, planning, implementation and evaluation of various leadership development programs and volunteer opportunities. This includes elementary, junior high and high school programs.
Plan and implement an After School Program for local elementary and/or junior high students if assigned.
Work with High Schools and Junior Highs as assigned to support Leadership Development programs
Provide social/recreational and volunteer opportunities to youth in an effort to build positive relationships for the purpose of recruiting students for The LeaderShop programs.
Assist in developing, monitoring and reporting program income and expense budgets.
Provide support services to youth and families when needed.
Supervise students who must complete school, court and police mandated community service.
Assist with the development, implementation and evaluation of the annual program plan.
Assist with other LeaderShop programs and fund raisers as needed or requested.
Candidates must possess the following qualities:
Experience working with youth
Bachelors degree in human services or related field preferred
Ability and willingness to work evenings and weekends as needed to deliver and support programs
Good verbal and written communication skills
Good organizational skills and exceptional ability to multi-task
Knowledge and application of computer skills – Word, Excel, Microsoft Publisher
Ability to develop and maintain positive, appropriate relationships with youth
Valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and a vehicle
Ability to pass a criminal background check
The LeaderShop values employees that: * Display a positive attitude * Demonstrate teamwork * Are self-motivated and who are able to work independently * Use their creativity to enhance programs * Are able to work on multiple projects/programs at one time.
*Qualified candidates should send cover letter, resume to Katie Wiseheart at the email provided.
Additional Salary Information: This is a full time hourly position.
Internal Number: 7085795898
About The LeaderShop
The LeaderShop, located in LaGrange, IL, empowers youth to become community-minded individuals through diverse programs that foster confidence, knowledge and leadership. Through its programs design and implementation The LeaderShop promotes a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging, and influence through skill building, leadership development, and participation in volunteer service opportunities.For more information, visit www.theleadershop.org