Exciting New Position at JFSWNY - Jewish Community Partnership Program

Location: Getzville, NY 14068
Position Program Coordinator - Jewish Community Partnership Program
Salary click to view
Degrees: BA, BS, JD, MA, MSW, PhD, MBA
Organization Type Social Work, Community Relations, Family Services, Outreach, Senior Services

JFSWNY has an exciting opportunity for a Program Coordinator to work in The Jewish Community Partnership Program (JCPP). The JCPP is an innovative model of community-based engagement and service delivery. It aims to enhance the well-being of the Jewish community through improved access to services and building programs/services for members of the Buffalo Jewish Community.
* Are you experienced in community programming?
* Do you have a case management background and the demonstrated ability to work effectively and sensitively with clients?
* Do you want to work in a warm, authentic, and culturally sensitive environment?
If so, then this full-time position provides a unique and rewarding opportunity for you to make a difference in the lives of many.


In this role, you'll assist the Manager of Jewish Community Services in facilitating the Jewish Community Partnership Program (JCPP). The Program Coordinator will be directly engaging with Jewish community partners, assessing their needs, and then working to meet their specific needs. You will be responsible for creating/delivering programs aimed at supporting mental/emotional health and overall wellbeing. You will be a source of knowledge for members of the partner organizations to come to for information, support, referrals, and advocacy.

In this role, you may also provide case management services, supportive counseling / psychosocial support, and provide education to clients and their families. JFSWNY wants to improve the overall health and wellbeing of the Buffalo Jewish community and we want you to help us do that!


  *   Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Health & Human services, or a related discipline required
  *   Licensure as an MSW, LMSW or LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Clinician) preferred
  *   Experience in community programming preferred
  *   Experience providing case management
  *   Experience working with the elderly preferred
  *   Strong familiarity with the Jewish community, customs, traditions, values, and norms
  *   Knowledge and understanding of community and health promotion resources
  *   Multilingual (Russian and Hebrew) is a plus, but not required


Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. For more than 150 years, Jewish Family Services of WNY has been committed to providing high quality services to all in need in the interest of helping to "repair the world." Our reputation is the result of our exceptional staff. This is why, in addition to offering competitive compensation and truly exceptional benefits, we are committed to providing a supportive, inclusive work environment in which all employees are able to contribute their best.


This position offers a competitive salary range of $22 -$28 per hour dependent on experience and background. This position offers great benefits including 4+ weeks accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), plus 13 paid holidays (including the Jewish High Holy Days), excellent health insurance (IHA), 401-k with match and more. We also have a reduced work week with an early close on Fridays!

We are conveniently located at 2680 N. Forrest Road, next to the JCC! This position requires a reliable vehicle, a clean driver's license, required liability insurance levels of 100/300K and evidence of having received the Covid-19 vaccination. If this sounds like an opportunity that you've been looking for, apply today at https://jfsbuffalo.applicantpro.com/jobsbyorganization/. Come join our team and make a difference in your career and within the community!