Full Time

Program Coordinator at Peninsula College Fund

Fields: youth, education, job training, human services, San Jose

Location: Redwood City California

Deadline: ASAP

Details and Requirements: The Peninsula College Fund makes college graduation a reality for low-income, first-generation college students. Our comprehensive program includes four-year college scholarships, one-to-one adult mentors, college and career success training, and summer internship support. We are now seeking a dynamic and committed Program Coordinator to help implement our programs, working directly with our scholars and mentors. This is a highly relation-based role, so the Program Coordinator must have excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to relate effectively to low-income, first-generation students of color. Specific qualifications include: Passion for educational opportunity and equity; Desire to empower others through service; Experience using databases or ability to learn quickly how to use databases effectively; Bachelor’s degree and comparable experience; Proactive and independent problem-solver; Ability to model self-advocacy and networking among students ~ Preferred Qualifications: First-generation college graduate; Positive attitude and sense of humor; Comfort with public speaking; Experience in event production and execution; Demonstrated capacity to work effectively in a multicultural context, and experience working with low-income communities and communities of color

Apply Here: https://www.workforgood.org/job/569284/program-coordinator/