Huriot — Explorers Program Coordinator at Community Connections, Inc.

Explorers Program Coordinator

Community Connections, Inc.

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Role Details

Community Connections Inc. is looking for a Program Coordinator to join our new Social Recreational Services team based in South Yarmouth, MA. In this role you will support individuals with disabilities by designing & planning social & recreational opportunities for individuals with disabilities. You will help participants develop & build meaningful friendships & experience more inclusivity in the communities where they live & work. You will aid Community Connections in their mission to provide optimal independence & enriching services to people with disabilities. We are looking for a Program Coordinator with a commitment to compassion, mentoring others & serving the community. What You'll Do as a Program Coordinator: Ensure & safeguard the CCI consumers? human dignity, rights & liberties while encouraging the acquisition of social skills & independence Demonstrate a high regard for each individuals' cultural values, expectations & goals of the individuals & their families Display professional attitude & behavior, being courteous, empathetic, helpful & positive in all interpersonal interactions Work collaboratively with CCI leadership & state agencies in assessing client needs, situations, strengths & desires & developing social recreational programs that support those interests Work effectively & cooperatively with individuals, other staff, families, community members & collaborators, representing CCI in a positive & professional manner Monitor members? progress & response to program offerings & participation. Ensure program offerings are aligned with members? needs & that they are contributing to positive outcomes. Maintain case files & records to measure & track interests, passions & talents of members & to capture progress. Counsel & mentor members (individually & in groups) on how to initiate, build & nurture meaningful friendships. What You'll Need as a Program Coordinator: High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) Bachelor's Degree in human service field preferred 1+ years' experience &/or training working with individuals with disabilities Valid driver's license, access to a motor vehicle, & satisfactory driving record Ability to work a flexible schedule Excellent written & verbal communication & interpersonal skills Demonstrated ability to work independently Strong computer & word processing skills Who You Are as a Program Coordinator: An advocate for individuals with disabilities Someone who enjoys teaching others Someone with a positive attitude Someone who enjoys participating in community activities What Community Connections Can Provide You: Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO Health Insurance Delta Dental Insurance Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue 20/20 Vision Insurance Flexible Spending Account PTO: 9 Paid Holidays, 10 Vacation days, 2 Personal days Employer paid Group Life/AD&D Insurance Employer Paid Long Term Disability Insurance 403b Retirement Plan with Discretionary Employer Match A workplace with both heart & soul Personal & professional development The opportunity to positively impact the lives of the individuals we serve

Community Connections, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

  • Published on: Feb 08, 2023
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
  • Salary: negotiable
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