About the Role As a Community Coordinator you will impact the lives of families through connections with community resources. In this role, you will be able to mobilize families towards transformation creating opportunities through parenting classes, town halls, community service opportunities, missions opportunities and empowering classes.
What You’ll Do As a member of our team you will have an impact on our clients through accomplishment of the following responsibilities:
Create and Develop a network of resources for community transformation.
Develop Outreach event for holidays. Fall Festivals, Back to School, Christmas, Thanksgiving and other holidays.
Lead and coordinate advisory committee for Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake.
Lead volunteers to provide Dallas ISD parenting classes support during school year.
Connect with local shareholders and business owners for engagement and support.
Coordinate and lead Buckner Market initiatives and Buckner Market Store.
Recruit talent to provide classes for families. Art, business, and income generating activities.
What You’ll Bring to the Team To be successful in this role and a great addition to our team we need you to come with the following:
Bachelor’s degree required. Prior experience in Education or Social Work.
2 years minimum of experience developing community transformation efforts.
Flexible schedule to meet families in their best available times.
Spanish language acumen both in writing and speaking.
A professional commitment to Christian principles so as to perform tasks and responsibilities in alignment with Buckner’s mission, vision, and values;
Preferred Qualifications In addition to the amazing qualifications and experiences listed above, if we had our say, we would also look for:
Bicultural experience to engage and navigate with different cultures.
Knowledge of Dallas ISD school work and network
Knowledge of local universities and community colleges.
Job Perks At Buckner one of the ways we show value to our team members is by offering the following perks:
Medical and Dental benefits for employees and their eligible dependents;
Short Term and Long Term Disability benefits;
Paid Time Off and Holidays;
Paid Parental Leave;
Retirement Savings Plan; and
The 5Star Fun Benefit: encourages employees to spread good cheer to their co-workers and others, creating a happy, healthy environment for all!
The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Buckner is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Buckner.