Employment with JFS

Programs Coordinator, PT (15-20 hours/week)

JFS is seeking a part-time program development professional.  Reporting to the Director of Clinical & Social Services, the JFS Programs Coordinator is responsible for initiating, planning and implementing social and human services programs appropriate to a wide demographic range of community members. 

Specific responsibilities include:


  • Develop and implement broad-based community outreach and educational programs on a variety of topics that are social service in nature.

  • Develop and implement community-wide programs such as Senior Resource Fair, Pink Shabbat, etc; Work closely with JFS Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator to assist in coordination of Good Deeds Day.


  • Establish and maintain relationships with community partners for the purpose of generating ideas and suggestions for programming, and after-action follow up.

  • Attend various community events to increase outreach and assess community needs.


  • Maintain records pertinent to established and new programs, including planning calendars, partner contact information

  • Develop marketing and communications materials including flyers and newsletter articles

  • Provide assistance with updating JFS social media to engage the community in programs.

  • Assist grant-writing staff, as appropriate, with both data and narrative information

  • Attend weekly JFS staff meetings

  • Other administrative duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in related discipline such as social work, psychology, education or human services, preferred.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with proven program planning and execution skills

  • Strong organizational and management skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communications and interpersonal skills

  • Proficiency in technology-based data collection, information management, and communications

  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite products

  • Social media experience and competency

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Demonstrated honesty, integrity, and adherence to principles of confidentiality

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment

Interested candidates should submit their letter of interest and resume to:  JFS@ShalomRaleigh.org

The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary is an equal opportunity employer. All individuals are entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, genetic information, medical condition, veteran status, or any other class protected under federal, state, or local laws.