Program Coordinator, Cornerstone Program

Job Type

Full Time


Maximum: $35,000




211 South 4th Street
United States


As a staff member of El Puente, the Program Coordinator is expected to uphold and work within the mission, philosophy and principles of the organization. She/he must work with the Director and other staff members to: design & manage a holistic arts & academic enrichment program; ensure the integrity of El Puente’s Membership Process; and to achieve expected contractual outcomes.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Assist Director with all aspects of program
  2. Provide support to Program Aide in collecting data for completion of monthly reports
  3. Coordinate afterschool and evening programs
  4. Maintain files
  5. Assist with monthly activity reporting
  6. Responsible for participant outreach and program development
  7. Develop and update community resources, and make referrals for participants, as needed
  8. Responsible for establishing and maintaining all safety procedures, including safety issues and incident reports
  9. Responsible for activity observations and staff evaluations
  10. Responsible for conflict resolution and mediation between members
  11. Experience in developing and coordinating youth and adult programs, management and community development
  12. Attend appropriate staff and team meetings, training, and events.
  13. Learn the upkeep of program finances including but not limited to: invoices, check requests, and time sheets. 
  14. Work with the Director to develop and implement year-round community center programming: after school program summer programming, co-locators, teen/adult programming that reflect El Puente’s Mission and 12 Principles, fulfill contractual objectives, and are structured, age appropriate, and project based.
  15. Support outdoor field trips by managing paperwork (bookings, train passes, directions) and covering appropriate staff to student ratios.
  16.  Work alongside the Director with developing parent involvement and support.


Benefits include vacation, health, dental, 401K. 

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

2-year degree