ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 17-2021
Title: Program Coordinator-Community Education Programs
Location: Washington, DC
Reports to: Director of National Programs
Organization: The League of United Latin American Citizens is a non-profit organization and serves as the nation’s largest and oldest civil rights volunteer-based organization that empowers Hispanic Americans and builds strong Latino communities. Headquartered in Washington, DC, with over 1,000 councils around the United States and Puerto Rico, LULAC’s programs, services and advocacy address the most important issues for Latinos, meeting critical needs of today and the future. For more information, visit www.LULAC.org.
The Program Coordinator is responsible for administering a variety of program initiatives that fulfill the organization’s mission areas as assigned. The program coordinator is responsible for overseeing the implementation of all the program deliverables in coordination with the agreements.
The Program Coordinator (PC) will have primary responsibility for coordinating the education portfolio. This includes managing the sub-grant program for LULAC Councils to improve high school success and graduation for underserved Latino students including the development of student leadership skills, workforce readiness and STEM education participation. The PC will plan, develop, and organize program components by managing the working timeline, request for proposals, and selection of grantees. The PC will also manage, monitor and administer the budgets of 18 FDD sub-grants and collect, analyze and synthetize data from all the program sites to include in related reports. The individual will also serve as the liaison capacity with funders related to the programs. The PC will assist in the facilitation of the program public launch with sponsors, partner sites and LULAC representatives.
Additionally, the PC is responsible for conducting the annual Youth Convention. This includes the planning, and administering, and executing the Youth Convention by working with the National Program Manager and other leadership to receive funding, plan, administer and execute Youth Convention. Responsible for developing Youth Guide and Youth Curriculum and executing and delivering workshops presentations and trainings in selected cities throughout the US and Puerto .
Duties and Responsibilities:
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Minimum Qualifications Include:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in communications, Political Science, English, education, Social Work, Community Development or other related field,
Experience: Two to four years minimum of full-time work experience in similar type work. Experience may be substituted for education.
Work Status: United State Citizen or Permanent Resident Required
Position Details: Full Time
Salary Range: $37,000-$42,000/year. Salary commensurate with years of directly related work experience.
Continuation of this position after one year is dependent on the successful candidate meeting jointly determined financial goals.
How to Apply: Candidates should submit their resume demonstrating qualifications, education and work experience required for the position. All applications must be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm EST on the closing date. Any questions may be directed via email to the Human Resource Officer at email@example.com.
LULAC is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. LULAC is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote, and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis. LULAC will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.