We are Hiring!
The Ontario Prader Willi Association is currently recruiting for a one-year contract position (maternity leave replacement) of Family Support Coordinator. We are seeking a dynamic individual with proficient business skills, strong interpersonal skills, superior organization skills and the ability to multi-task and work independently, to coordinate and provide support to families impacted by Prader-Willi Syndrome.
Respond promptly to families that contact OPWSA for support
Attend monthly PWS Clinic ( North York Ontario) one day per month (last Thursday)
Monitor, maintain and further develop OPWSA website
Plan, co-ordinate and attend conferences, events and family gatherings
Maintain and further develop current database members, donors and other contacts
Develop and disseminate communications for members, non-members and fundraising campaigns
Fulfill orders for resource materials and process donations
Research new programs and help to create new opportunities
Develop and strengthen community connections and relationships
Participate in planning for an annual PWS camp week at Shadowlake Community Living Camp
Liaise with and support the Board of Directors
Skills and Experience
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Education or previous experience in social care field
Education or previous experience in an office setting or customer service
Proficient in business applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel; experience with web, social media and databases an asset
Ability to travel
Flexibility to respond to urgent family/member requests
If you are interested in this position or require further information, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
UPDATE: The Position has been filled as of March 2015.