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Published 26 days ago

Drop-In Program Coordinator (temporary)

On-site, Work must be performed in or near Cambridge, MA

Details

Job Type:Part Time
Job Type:Temporary
Start Date:August 26, 2024
End Date:December 7, 2024
Application Deadline:July 19, 2024
Experience Level:Entry level
Compensation:USD $20 - $25 / hour

Description

The Program Coordinator is a temporary, part-time role that supports the CWC’s Drop-In program. The role is fully on site. Hours are 11am-7pm Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, with some limited flexibility.

This role will provide coverage for staff on leave and is temporary in nature. Expected start and end dates are late August through December 7, with some flexibility.

Responsibilities

  • Open and set up the space each shift, which includes re-stocking supplies and transferring food to the kitchen 
  • Oversee the drop-in program, creating a safe and welcoming environment for all participants
  • De-escalate conflicts in the space when volunteers and interns need assistance
  • Setting boundaries with guests, including enforcing suspensions, as needed
  • Oversee food distribution and maintain good kitchen hygiene
  • Support volunteers and interns, providing guidance and emotional support
  • Manage the cleaning of the space at the end of each shift, including removal of trash compost, and recycling from the kitchen
  • Communicate supply needs and maintenance issues to the Executive Director and/or other staff in a timely fashion
  • Close the building at the end of each shift, including turning off lights and AC/heat, and locking doors

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have many of the following qualities:

  • Experience working or volunteering directly with adults 
  • Experience de-escalating conflict
  • The ability to make decisions on the fly
  • The ability to work independently and to lead a team; experience leading teams of volunteers is preferred
  • The ability to work effectively with people from all backgrounds, including adults who are unhoused and have mental illness and/or substance use disorders; some experience working with these populations is preferred
  • A commitment to centering racial equity and dismantling white supremacy

Honesty, integrity, and reliability are paramount.

The Program Coordinator is a temporary, part-time role that supports the CWC’s Drop-In program. The role is fully on site. Hours are 11am-7pm Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, with some limited flexibility.

This role will provide coverage for…

Level of Language Proficiency

Proficiency in English is required.

Proficiency in English is required.

Location

On-site
46 Pleasant St, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

How to Apply

Send a resume and cover letter to Michelle at michelleh@cambridgewomenscenter.org. No calls, please!

Send a resume and cover letter to Michelle at michelleh@cambridgewomenscenter.org. No calls, please!

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