Job Posting- Staying Ahead Coordinator

By Michael Tukeva February 21, 2018, 5:00 pm

Staying Ahead Coordinator

Pocono Alliance
40 hours per week, Non-Exempt
$15.00 per hour
Application Deadline March 9, 2018

Job Description

Develop and manage Staying Ahead, the companion to our established Getting Ahead program. Staying Ahead Coordinator will deliver focused, long-term support for individuals working toward economic self-sufficiency. Determine goals and barriers, and understand the unique strengths and needs of each client. Regularly meet with small groups of individuals focused on similar goals. Engage community partners to provide instructional workshops, and directly teach workshops where appropriate. Some evenings required.


-Develop relevant, effective educational workshops to increase skills and resources of individuals and families moving to self-sufficiency
-Examine and recommend research-based interventions on a variety of topics
-Cultivate relationships with both clients and community-based supporters
-Engage current and former clients, mentors, and volunteers and coordinate
-Meetings as needed
-Monitor program results and outcomes
-Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

-Bachelor’s degree preferred in psychology, sociology, human services, or related field
-Experience in human services program administration
-Case management, social work experience helpful
-Proficient in Microsoft Office, Internet, Social Media, and other computer skills
-Excellent oral and written communication and group facilitation skills
-Strong organizational skills, ability to work independently and think creatively
-Understand mission, guiding principles and all established policies and procedures


-$600 monthly allowance toward Medical, Dental, and Vision
-Paid Leave Time
-12 Paid Holidays

A resume and cover letter should be submitted to:
912 Main Street, Suite 300, Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Or emailed to:

Pocono Alliance is an Equal Opportunity Employer