Careers

Senior Engagement Coordinator

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JOB DESCRIPTION:
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  • Conducts outreach to build community awareness and to encourage older adult attendance
  • Plans, schedules, coordinates speakers for, and conducts activities that provide education, social interaction, and recreational outlets for older adults
  • Assists with securing sponsors for related programs and/or events
  • Organizes, encourages participation, and provides support to the Senior Center Site Council
  • Prepares and disseminates monthly newsletters and program promotional brochures and flyers throughout the community
  • Connects older adults with other TCAA programs and resources
  • Provides case management services as appropriate
  • Encourages older adult involvement in volunteer opportunities at TCAA and in the community
  • Interacts with other community and government organizations in an effort to raise awareness, promote activities, and encourage older adult attendance
  • Maintains accurate and timely records: enters participant data into the data management system, prepares and tracks data reports and compiles service and client information for management
  • Identifies community resources and assists older adults to connect with other programs and services based on their unique needs and preferences; providing verbal and written information
  • May provide transportation services on a back-up basis when needed
  • May assist with congregate meal set up, clean up, service, participant registration, and collection of monetary donations
  • Demonstrates professionalism, compassion, and sensitivity in all interactions with participants
  • Meets applicable contract and grant performance requirements and applicable health and safety standards
  • Other duties as assigned

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JOB REQUIREMENTS:
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Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of and sensitivity to the needs of older adults and adults with disabilities
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) desired
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Windows and data management systems)

Experience:

  • One year or more prior experience in the human services field and in a similar position serving vulnerable populations
  • Working knowledge of social service programs and industry best practices which foster senior independence
  • Responsible work history indicating dependability, initiative, flexibility and ability to follow directions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Confidence and professionalism in presentation skills. Able to represent the organization in the community.

Education:

  • Related education or training beyond high school in social work, education, or a related field. Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred.

License/Certifications:

  • Current Arizona Driver’s License, personal vehicle which may be used for work purposes, and clean driving record
  • Ability to obtain Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card, CPR/FA Certificate, Central Registry Clearance, and Maricopa County Food  Handler’s Card

Status:

  • Full time/Non-exempt, 40 hours/week
  • Monday – Friday 8 AM to 5 PM, subject to variation and changes based on location.

TCAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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