Activities Coordinator - The Courtyards
Mercy Housing
- Orange Grove Avenue, North Highlands, CA, US
4d ago

General Description

At Mercy Housing, we believe that mission and business are not competing values and that all people deserve dignity. We believe our work and communities are enhanced when diverse groups of people learn and grow together.

Applicants who believe they will thrive in this culture and who are committed to racial equity, diversity, and inclusion are encouraged to apply.

Job Summary : Coordinates and implements program activities for residents, assesses the needs of residents, collaborates with them in the design and implementation of a well-rounded activities program and establishes linkages with community providers to utilize available resources.

This position is not eligible for a hybrid work schedule. COVID-19 Vaccination required.

Candidate must have knowledge of : youth and adult education and enrichment, group facilitation, complexities of homelessness, trauma, mental health, substance use.

Ability to utilize person centered approaches, trauma informed best practices, de-escalation. Must be able to lead and implement community engagement strategies.

  • Work with site team and residents to develop and implement program activities to serve the specific targeted resident group.
  • Coordinate all phases of implementing activities and programs including arranging for group transportation.
  • Establish and maintain linkages with neighborhood and community providers to maximize utilization of resources.
  • Conduct resident assessments to determine needs and interests for activities.
  • Monitor and evaluate activities and programs with residents and staff to determine program direction.
  • This is a brief description summarizing the abilities and skills needed for the position.

    Requirements

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OF POSITION

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience planning and implementing activities programs.
  • PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS OF POSITION

  • College level course work in a related field.
  • Speak a second language in addition to English : Spanish / Russian / Chinese.
  • KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Listen actively and work collaboratively; good interpersonal skills.
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Group facilitation skills and the ability to manage group dynamics
  • Basic computer skills : Word required, Excel, Publisher, and Internet desired.
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