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Seniors Nutrition & Activities Coordinator

El Programa Hispano Católico, Gresham, OR, USA 97030

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Close Date: 04/10/2018

El Programa Hispano Catolico

Seniors Nutrition and Activities Coordinator

Part-time Position (32 Hours a Week) Non-exempt

Reports to: Community Services Program Manager


Provide a culturally specific environment for seniors to meet, share meals and engage in activities. The Coordinator is responsible for providing the opportunity for seniors to connect with the larger community by raising awareness through educational presenters, resource materials, and participating in county-wide policy discussions.


Nutrition & Activities Coordination

Coordinate, provide, and oversee structured meals and activities four days a week (Monday- Thursday from 10am-12:30pm).
Follow the Oregon Congregate Nutrition Standards complying with the USDA Dietary Guidelines for Older Americans.
Meet the stated monthly goals of meal service and activity service provision.
Conduct research to identify presenters and topics of interest to older adults.
Coordinate and facilitate logistics for the delivery of Evidence Based Health Promotion classes/workshops.
Recruit, coordinate, and supervise volunteers to assist in the program.
Conduct outreach to increase senior participation in activities and meal programming.
Maintain appropriate required documentation of service delivery.
Enter data in a timely manner into Salesforce (EPHC database), Oregon Access, and Compass that adhere to all EPHC and County Guidelines.
Work closely with seniors' program staff to ensure all safety, contractual, and agency requirements are being met.

Actively participate in various team projects including team, agency, program and partner meetings.

Adhere to El Programa Hispano Catolico policies and procedures.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Transportation Coordination Support

Screen and coordinate transportation services for older adults living in in Multnomah County in person or over the phone.
Conduct assessments for transportation services.
Enter data in a timely manner into the Aging Disability and Resource Connection (ADRC) database.

Adhere to El Programa Hispano Catolico policies and procedures.

Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Must be bilingual and bi-culturally competent (Spanish/English).
Knowledge and experience providing services for older adults.
Experience with community networking, organizing, and event/activities coordination
Bachelor's degree in social work/human services preferred; and/or equivalent work experience.
Proficiency/fluency in written and oral communication in both Spanish and English.
Ability to build positive and trusting relationships with diverse populations,

Ability to work well in team setting, as well as independently; be flexible and adapt well to different dynamics in a fast paced work environment.
Must be able to organize and prioritize work, be proactive, take initiative, follow through, and simultaneously manage multiple priorities to ensure goals are met in a timely manner. High attention to detail required.
Demonstrate judgment and discretion in dealing with confidential matters.
Willingness to learn new skills and take on new responsibilities.

Ability to lift 40 pounds.
Must have driver's license, access to vehicle and ability to obtain automobile insurance at levels required by agency (100/300/100).
Successful completion of civil, criminal and motor vehicle background checks.
Ability to support El Programa Hispano Catolico's mission and goals.

COMPENSATION: Starting pay rate is $0.00/hr. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. Competitive benefits package, including: 100% employer paid health insurance (employee portion), disability, life insurance, paid time off, 12 paid holidays, retirement plan, free parking and more.

TO APPLY: Please submit your cover letter and resume at:


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