The Program Coordinator will work directly with the State Director – Georgia to support the continued growth of a diverse, vibrant and effective movement to promote and protect the human and civil rights of people with intellectual and development disabilities (IDD) and to actively support their inclusion and participation in their communities throughout their lifetimes. The Program Coordinator is the primary program and administrative support for The Arc Georgia. The Coordinator will coordinate and help manage reporting, data collection, webinars and trainings, social media and website communications, and program/grant logistics. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with strong organizing strategies, who is highly skilled in verbal and written communication and wants to contribute to a mission that advocates alongside individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to expand diversity of leadership in the our community.
This is a newly created position at The Arc located in Atlanta, Georgia. The Program Coordinator reports directly to the State Director of The Arc Georgia.
How to Apply:
Applications are accepted online only, only those selected for interview will be contacted. To apply to this position visit https://thearc.recruiterbox.com/
The Arc is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, age, or other legally protected characteristics.
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About The Arc:
The Arc’s state office in Georgia is charged to influence public policy developments in the executive, legislative and judicial branches of government which affect people with IDD, promote public awareness about the needs, issues and concerns, and encourage, assist and support local chapters of The Arc in Georgia. The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for and with people with IDD and serving them and their families. We work tirelessly to uphold our vision that every individual and family living with IDD in the United States has access to the information, advocacy, and skills they need to support their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.
With hundreds of state and local chapters across the country, The Arc’s chapter network is on the frontlines from first breath to last to ensure that people with IDD have the support and services they need to be fully engaged in their communities
Our chapters provide a wide variety of services, supports, and advocacy for people with IDD and their families. This varies by chapter and includes but is not limited to: individual and public policy advocacy; residential, educational, and vocational services; person-centered and financial planning; recreational activities; and other supports that meet the unique needs of the community.
The Program Coordinator will work directly with the State Director – Georgia to support the continued growth of a diverse, vibrant and effective movement to promote and protect the human and civil rights of people with…