The College of Social Sciences Social Work at Eastern Washington University invites applications for a full time Program Coordinator housed on the Cheney campus for their Family Resource and Training Center (FRTC) located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Under general direction, provide support to the Director and Associate Director, coordinate special projects, conduct training, and provide technical, and administrative services support. Exercise independent judgment and discretion relating to program policies, guidelines and contracts and in implementing, interpreting and applying program procedures and policies. In the course of performing the position's duties, this position will have extensive involvement with staff and the public in carrying out program activities, and will coordinate, schedule and monitor program activities to determine consistency with program goals.
RESPONSIBILITIESINCLUDE: •Support to Director and Assistant Director •Coordinate special projects •Public/Organizational Contact: •Technical & Administrative Program Support:
Screening of applications will begin February 20th. Application will be accepted at least through February 28th. All material will be held in confidence, and references will not be contacted prior to candidate notification.
About Eastern Washington University
Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.
Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Conditions of Employment
This position, during the course of university employment will be involved in the receipt of, or accountability for, university funds or other items of value, as well as the unsupervised access with the developmentally disabled, vulnerable adults or children under the age of 16. Successful applicant will be required to pass a background check.
This is a agency shop position.
•High school graduation or equivalent AND •Two years experience in the program specialty which is defined as providing complex program support services beyond entry level support work
To be considered qualified for this position, you must meet the minimum qualifications defined above, AND you must meet ALL of the qualifications listed below within this section: •Strong computer skills to include using complex databases and/or data systems •Two years experience maintaining both manual and electronic records and files involving systems which include at least 500 records and/or files •Two years high volume customer service experience involving communications with a wide variety of “customers,” such as other agencies, private businesses, professionals in the community, internal staff/managers/administrators, students, applicants; communications must include both verbal/telephonic, email, and written correspondence •Two years work experience which demonstrates the ability to successfully handle a demanding workload with overlapping deadlines and which required great attention to detail, perseverance, initiative, and ability to function equally well taking direction and working independently •Superior interpersonal skills including demonstrated ability to apply a culturally responsive and flexible approach that is sensitive to the needs, including universal access, of the parents, families, administrators, agency representatives, and our community partners as well as the requirements of the program, Eastern and the State of Washington. • Demonstrated ability to apply a culturally responsive and flexible approach that is sensitive to the diverse needs of the students, faculty, administrators and agency and community partners as well as the requirements of the program, Eastern and the State of Washington;.
•Two or more years college coursework •Two or more years work experience in a higher education environment •Experience with a grant funded program or grant reporting
Eastern Washington University is a regional, comprehensive public university located in Cheney, Washington. Home to over 12,000 students, Eastern offers more than 100 fields of studies, nine master’s degrees, one applied doctorate, one educational specialist degree, and 11 graduate certificates. The university offers an exceptional learning environment that offers hands-on, real-world learning opportunities. Eastern offers a comprehensive liberal arts curriculum, which prepares students to succeed in the competitive job market. Students at Eastern receive a traditional, yet unique college experience.