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School and Community Services Coordinator

Department/Program: College of Graduate and Professional Studies

Type: Part-time

Location: Oakland Community Counseling Center

School and Community Services Coordinator, College of Graduate and Professional Studies, John F. Kennedy University, Community Counseling Center in Oakland, 20 hours per week, primarily daytime hours, flexible times, must be willing to work evenings and Saturdays as needed. This half-time, exempt position is a non-benefited position.

Position responsibilities include developing and monitoring partnerships with school districts, individual schools, and public and private sector service providers to deliver counseling, consulting, and educational information to students, adults, seniors, and others; Identify and secure opportunities for placing JFKU trainees and student educators in appropriate school and community-based settings and oversee their supervision by licensed mental health professionals; Make routine visits to schools and community partners as needed; Attend meetings with school administrators, agency representatives, and potential funders regarding contracts and grants for JFKU-provided school and community services; Oversee and monitor the collection of pertinent data and client information to be used in reports and grant requests.

Requirements for this position include a Master’s degree in psychology, counseling, social welfare, or a related field, with knowledge of school-based and community-based services. Clinical license (psychologist, MFT, LCSW, LPCC) preferred; Experience or knowledge of licensing boards; also the ability to work independently and as a member of a team, track details and develop systems, and promote JFKU students and programs to the community. PC proficiency is required and should include Microsoft Office, Excel, Access, Internet Explorer and Google programs. Capacity to learn and use the e-college learning platform is mandatory. Travel will be required, thus a California driver’s license and auto insurance are necessary. (A California DMV printout may be requested.)

The successful candidate will have at least two years of program management experience, preferably in an education setting or with a nonprofit organization, familiarity with securing grants, the ability to track details and develop systems, demonstrate highly developed organizational and interpersonal skills, and work effectively with a diverse constituency. Fluency in Spanish is strongly favored.

To apply by email send your cover letter, resume, and two letters of recommendations to putting CSCCCC in the subject line, by fax to 925.969.3451, or mail to:

John F. Kennedy University
100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

John F. Kennedy University is an affiliate of the National University System.