Recently Announced Jobs at ABCD
Recruitment Bulletin #1935
December 06, 2013
PROGRAM COORDINATOR - WEST END
North End / West End Neighborhood Service Center
Collaborate with the Director to develop and coordinate educational and recreational programs in the West End. Conduct outreach and needs assessment to develop activities for low-income residents and elders within the community, such as nutrition and health education programs, computer classes, arts and crafts, and exercise classes. Coordinate the recruitment, supervision, and training of volunteers. Refer at-risk clients to appropriate programs and social service agencies in the North End / West End area. Provide clients with Medicare and other benefits counseling. Coordinate food orders from the Greater Boston Food Bank. Perform other related duties as required.
Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Social Services or a related field, with one to three years of related experience required. Must have strong written and verbal communications skills. Close attention to detail required. Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.
Please note: this position is part-time for 21 hours per week.
IMMIGRATION SERVICES SPECIALIST
East Boston Area Planning Action Council
Responsible for coordinating immigration services under the direction of the Executive Director. Conduct intake process, screen, and assist clients with the immigration process. Identify support services needed and make appropriate referrals. Assist immigrants in applying for US citizenship, family petitions, adjustment of status, renewal of green cards, VAWA applications, TPS, U-Visas, passport applications, and fee waivers. Prepare client immigration packets for legal review. Work with immigration consultant lawyer to have immigration paperwork approved prior to submittal to USCIS. Oversee all immigration related activities performed by interns. Develop and maintain working relationships with various immigration organizations within the community. Coordinate civics program and plan and facilitate immigration workshops. Conduct outreach activities for the immigration program. Perform other related duties as required.
Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Human Services or a related field, with one to three years of experience in human services required. Must have experience working with immigrant populations and training in immigration laws. Ability to meet deadlines, handle confidential paperwork and complete immigration related forms required. Bilingual skills in Spanish highly preferred. Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.
DIRECTOR – NSC
Mattapan Family Service Center
Provide on-site administration of the center and staff supervision. Document and provide reports of center activities and services. Monitor and analyze data entry into client database. Develop and implement fundraising strategies. Submit annual budget draft to the Central office for approval. Develop an annual work plan in collaboration with central departments. Prepare and submit all personnel and fiscal transactions. Conduct outreach to local communities. Promote and develop involvement with other local groups and coalitions. Maintain positive relationship and communication with the NSC Advisory Committee. Develop new programs and initiatives based on community needs and concerns. Perform other related duties as required.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Social Services or a related field with three to five years of related management / supervisory experience required. Must have strong computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. Excellent written and verbal communication skills with close attention to detail required. Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please indicate the job title you’re interested in the subject line! Attachments in Microsoft Word ONLY, please.)
Please direct resumes and
Action for Boston Community Development, Inc.
178 Tremont Street, Boston MA 02111