YWCA Madison is seeking candidates for a Program Coordinator for our YWeb Career Academy (YWebCA)
The YWeb Career Academy Program Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all elements of the YWebCA training program from recruitment through successful employment. Major responsibilities include: recruiting students; developing and teaching soft-skills curriculum; arranging guest speakers, tutors and mentors; creating and maintaining relationships with internship placements and employers; and providing case management to support successful job training, placement and retention. The YWeb Coordinator provides culturally inclusive, trauma-informed services and incorporates best practice techniques into the program. This position includes regular evening hours and occasional weekends.
This is a full-time (36 hours per week), salaried position with an excellent benefits package.
The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree or 2-4 years related experience. He or she will have knowledge and experience in the following areas: employment programs, case management, program coordination and management, teaching/training, business relationships, and public speaking. Knowledge of human resources processes, community resources, and marketing strategies would also be preferred skills. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required.
Candidates should support the mission of the YWCA: eliminating racism, empowering women and demonstrate multi-cultural competency and the ability to work with diverse populations. People of color and individuals bilingual/bi-cultural in English/Spanish are encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must pass a caregivers background check.
Preference will be given to applications received by February 2nd, 2018 applications accepted until position filled. AA/EOE
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