Program Coordinator Position

Position: Program Coordinator

Reports to:  Executive Director

Capacity: Typically, part-time 15 to 20 hours weekly; with 2 to 3 weeks during the summer of approximately 40 hours a week

Organization: Autism Community Connection                                                   

Description: The Program Coordinator will lead the young adult small groups and summer teen program by providing creativity, leadership, and excellence in running the programs.

Purpose:

Summer teen program – Actively participate in development of curriculum, training, and supervising staff, actively participate during each summer session, ensure all appropriate supplies/materials are available and ensure the safety of all participants and staff to ensure an enriching experience for summer program participants.

Small Groups – Plan and facilitate activities / meetings / outings for a small group of individuals with autism intended to foster friendships and increase independent living skills, community involvement, and job-related skills.  This position will require about 3-4 hours per month per group.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED

21 years of age or older

Valid Indiana Driver’s License with 6 points or less

Reliable transportation to meet individuals at a community location

Proof of auto insurance

Ability to lead, plan, and implement programs

Ability to effectively interact with individuals with special needs

Ability to multi-task and exhibit good judgement

Ability to adhere to annual budget

Strong organizational and communication skills

Works well in a team environment

Basic computer skills

If you are interested in this position please send your cover letter and resume to Kelli Higgins, Executive Director at k.higgins@autismcc-in.org.

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