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Now Hiring: Community Engagement Coordinator

11 April 2017
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Do you enjoy working in a fast paced and dynamic environment? Are you interested in working with a quickly growing organization in Greater Philadelphia? Under the leadership of the Adult Literacy Partner Relations Specialist, you will help ensure the successful implementation of field operations for the Adult Literacy program in Philadelphia. Your work will support efforts to bring mobile learning tools to as many as 5,000 adults who lack basic English literacy skills. In this capacity, you will provide outreach to the local adult education community through field marketing efforts and special events, help to recruit and coordinate field operations volunteers, assist in the coordination of testing facilities, and track and report on local project progress. This is a contract position running through October 2017.

What you will be doing as a Community Engagement Coordinator:

• Help to identify and recruit at least 100 local organizations (e.g., non-profits, schools, religious organizations) that will assist both with learner recruitment and field operations efforts
• Help to recruit and provide on-going coordination for up to 500 local volunteers
• Ensure local partners receive needed support during field operations
• Ensure full coverage of facilities and equipment for field operations
• Identify and ensure staffing of at least 25 community events and activities to recruit adult learners
• Help track recruitment efforts of up to 5,000 adult learners in Greater Philadelphia

You are the perfect person if you:

• You are entrepreneurial, organized, and communicative; you work well with a broad set of stakeholders; and you are goal-oriented
• You can work well independently and with limited supervision; you are productive while working within constraints; and you are comfortable with uncertainty
• You establish and maintain positive and effective working relationship with all levels of professional peers, community members, and volunteers
• You have excellent oral and written communication skills with exceptional grammar proficiency
• Bilingual in Spanish is highly desirable
• Must have an operational laptop/desktop for daily use
• Must be available to work on various evenings or weekends

This opportunity pays between $15-$17/hr. If you are a motivated and enthusiastic individual, please apply directly to You will not want to miss out on this great job opportunity!

Deadline to apply is October 2017.

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