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Adult Matters Coordinator
Apr 26, 2021
Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati
Part Time
www.dsagc.com/about-us/careers

The needs for our Adult Matters program are complicated as the needs of our adult population of individuals with Down syndrome are complex, diverse and ever-changing.  We have identified six core needs related to our adults with DS and they are: Housing, Full Employment, Transportation, Health Care, Social Networking and Aging.  The person in this role needs to be comfortable balancing the demands of program management, support needs for our Self-Advocates and their families, as well as “resource research / community networking.”  We envision this position averaging 30 – 35 hours/week.  To see a full job description outlining the responsibilities, please visit www.dsagc.com/about-us/careers.

Qualifications:

  • Background in program development is essential along with the emotional intelligence to provide empathetic support when needed.
  • Proven track record in problem solving, networking, empowering others and multitasking.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to both lead individuals and teams while also being an effective team player.
  • Experience working with Cincinnati area African-American and/or Latino communities strongly preferred.  Fluency in Spanish would be helpful, but is not required.
  • Computer competency in Microsoft Office Suite products and experience with databases.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, reliable automobile and appropriate insurance coverage.
  • Four-year degree preferred.
  • Flexibility to work 30-35 hours per week, including occasional evenings and weekends.

 If you are interested in the Adult Matters Coordinator position, please email a cover letter stating why you feel like you would be a good fit for the position as well as why you are passionate about our mission.  Please send your cover letter and resume to Amie Lefebvre at amiel@dsagc.com


Contact Details

Amie Lefebvre
Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati
amiel@dsagc.com
513-761-5400