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Better Tomorrows is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Social Service Coordinator – McGuire Gardens
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
We are searching for an experienced, creative and reliable individual to engage resident families, children, seniors and individuals with disabilities in the coordination of activities, programs, and services.
Location: McGuire Gardens, Camden, NJ
Duties:
  • Champion the vision and drive service delivery at an affordable housing property serving resident, disabled and families by ensuring that programs meet the needs and interests of residents,
  • Manage all facets of programming and service delivery by working collaboratively with community stakeholders,
  • Develop and implement on-site programs to meet the needs of residents, including:
  • Facilitating Out of School Time (Afterschool and Summer Enrichment) programming,
  • Adult education and job readiness,
  • Computer Literacy programming,
  • Food Banks and Financial Literacy programs to promote stability and self-sufficiency, and
  • Health & wellness programs to promote physical, mental, and general wellbeing.
  • Develop and implement community-wide events focused on building safe and strong communities,
  • Participate in routine onsite partner meetings,
  • Develop and implement services based on community needs and resident feedback,
  • Conduct one-on-one case management services to support residents of the community,
  • Leverage, nurture and cultivate key community partnerships to forge new and stronger relationships to maximize available programs and services for residents,
  • Input data to track case management progress, demographic information, and program outcomes,
  • Adopt a “customer service first” attitude that ensures residents, partners, and the community at large receives the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate, environment; and
  • Perform other duties as requested.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Minimum five (5) years’ work experience in Social Service Delivery
  • Bilingual (Spanish) Preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, education, human services or related field;
  • Excellent verbal, written, and inter-personal skills
  • Organized, reliable and flexible
  • Prior knowledge of affordable housing and area social service resources
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Google Apps and other software programs
  • Able to work 9-5, Monday-Friday with flexibility for occasional special events outside of these hours
  • Ability to safely lift 25 pounds
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
How to Apply:
Only resumes with salary requirements will be submitted to the hiring manager for consideration. Qualified applicants must consent to and meet the pre-employment screening requirements for a Criminal Background Check and Drug Test. No phone calls please.
 
AmeriCorps Coaches with Up2Us Sports
 
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
 
Better Tomorrows is seeking two (2) Up2Us coaches serving through AmeriCorps who will work as a team. Together, the coaches will provide physical, academic and social-emotional programming for after school and summer enrichment students in grades 1-6. The team will rotate among four (4) Better Tomorrows sites in Philadelphia and Camden. Each site will have coaching services one day per week; during the school year the duration will be two (2) hours and during summer enrichment the duration will be five (5) hours.
 
Location: Four (4) Better Tomorrows locations in Philadelphia and Camden
 
Dates of Service Term: September 1, 2021 to August 30, 2022
 
Duties:
  • Provide physical, academic and social-emotional programming for after school and summer enrichment students in grades 1-6
  • Work in collaboration with the Social Service Coordinator at each site on lesson plans and engagement activities
  • Develop their own lesson plans with input from the supervisor and SSC’s
  • Encourage participants to gain and develop life skills, knowledge, and techniques through sport, using lessons learned at Up2Us Sports’ best in class training events
  • Perform data collection activities, as directed by your Up2Us Sports Program Manager
  • Act as a role model, gaining the respect and trust of the community and youth served Up2Us
  • Must complete their assigned term of service listed above not to exceed a 12-month period. During the term of service, the coach will serve in a direct service role
 
AmeriCorps Coaches must complete the following requirements to ensure successful completion of the AmeriCorps program:
  • Completion of the minimum required hours of service and training by last day of coach contract
  • Attendance at the Up2Us Coach orientation
  • Completion of bi-weekly timesheets
  • Attendance at days of community service
  • Attend/participate in Up2Us Sports trainings, meetings, and special initiatives
  • Attend Coach Training Institute (date to be announced by Program Manager)
 
Uniform Policy: Coaches must wear Up2Us Sports branded t-shirts provided by Up2Us Sports with AmeriCorps logo when coaching and at program sessions and events.
 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • AmeriCorps is open to U.S. citizens, nationals, or lawful permanent residents
  • Members must be 18 years old, or 17 with written parental/guardian consent
  • Members must have, or be working toward a High School diploma, GED, or its equivalent
  • Ability to travel between Philadelphia and Camden
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite programs
  • Ability to work 450 total hours from Sept 1, 2021 to Aug 30, 2022.  This will be 10 hours/week during the school year and 25 hours/week during the summer
 
About the Up2Us Coach Program
 
Founded in 2010, Up2Us Sports is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring youth to achieve their potential by providing them with coaches trained in positive youth development. We do this by identifying, training and supporting coaches in their communities who bring sports-based youth development to the most underserved communities.
 
The Up2Us Coach and Up2Us Training programs empower youth-based organizations across the country to become a united force for meaningful change. Up2Us Coach is the first national service program to identify and train young adults to coach and mentor kids in low income communities. Coaches are trained in youth development and mentoring strategies to promote physical activity, healthy living, and good decision making, while cultivating caring, trust-based relationships with the youth they serve.
 
About AmeriCorps State and National
 
AmeriCorps State and National programs provide thousands of Americans each year the opportunity to improve the lives of their fellow citizens through service. A federal agency, AmeriCorps works hand in hand with local partners, tapping the ingenuity and can-do spirit of the American people to tackle some of the most pressing challenges facing our nation.
 
AmeriCorps invests in thousands of nonprofit and faith-based groups that are making a difference across the country. Up2Us Sports is a proud member of the AmeriCorps community. AmeriCorps members are not employees of the Program or of the federal government. The definition of “participant” in the National and Community Service Act of 1990 as amended applies to AmeriCorps members. As such, “a participant (member) shall not be considered to be an employee of the Program in which the participant (member) is enrolled” ((42 U.S.C. 12511(30) (B)). Moreover, members are not allowed to perform an employee’s duties or otherwise displace employees, and therefore generally not eligible to receive unemployment compensation.
 
To apply to this position, please send resume to: HR@bettertomorrows.org
 
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
 
Pay:  $3,573 for a total of 450 hours paid bi-weekly.  Plus, a $1,678.57 educational stipend once the hours have been completed.
Job type: Part time
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
We are searching for a creative, energetic, fun and reliable individuals to engage residents and community stakeholders in the coordination of activities for the onsite afterschool program.
Location: Courtyard Apartments, Philadelphia, PA
Duties:
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of youth activities
  • Attend staff training and meetings as required
  • Take attendance, assist with the sign in/sign out process
  • Assist with set-up and clean-up of materials and equipment, including preparing and securing instructional spaces
  • Direct children according to Better Tomorrows’ rules and guidance
  • Perform other duties as requested
 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED; related degree a plus
  • Minimum two (2) years related work experience
  • Previous experience working with school age children, required
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite
  • Must possess a reliable and flexible attitude about work and scheduling
 
Schedule: Monday – Thursday from 2:00pm – 6:30pm during the school year, hours may extend in the summer
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Job type: Full time
How to Apply:
Only resumes with salary requirements will be submitted to the hiring manager for consideration. Qualified applicants must consent to and meet the pre-employment screening requirements for a Criminal Background Check and Drug Test. No phone calls please.
 
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
We are searching for a motivated, creative and reliable individual to engage senior residents, families, and children in the coordination of activities, programs, and service.
Location: 8 Diamonds Townhomes, Philadelphia, PA
Duties:
  • Champion the vision and drive service delivery at an affordable housing property serving residents including families, children, seniors and individuals with disabilities as necessary by ensuring that programs meet the needs and interests of residents,
  • Manage all facets of programming and service delivery by working collaboratively with community stakeholders,
  • Conduct one-on-one case management services to support residents of the community,
  • Develop and implement on-site programs to meet the needs of residents, including:
  • Afterschool and Summer Enrichment Programs
  • Adult education and Job Readiness
  • Computer Literacy programming
  • Food Banks and Financial Literacy programs to promote stability and self-sufficiency, and
  • Health & Wellness programs to promote physical, mental, and general wellbeing.
  • Develop and implement community-wide events focused on building safe and strong communities,
  • Participate in routine onsite partner meetings,
  • Develop and implement services based on community needs and resident feedback,
  • Leverage, nurture and cultivate key community partnerships to forge new and stronger relationships to maximize available programs and services for residents,
  • Input data to track case management progress, demographic information, and program outcomes,
  • Adopt a “customer service first” attitude that ensures residents, partners in property management and the community at large receives the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate environment.
  • Perform other duties as requested.
 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Two-three years of work experience in Social Services. A degree in a related field is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with families, children, and/or older adults
  • Prior knowledge of affordable housing and area social service resources is a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Google Apps and other software programs.
  • Flexible to work 9am – 5pm Monday-Friday, and a possibility of occasional evenings or weekends.
  • Ability to safely lift 25 pounds.
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Job type: Full time
How to Apply:
Only resumes with salary requirements will be submitted to the hiring manager for consideration. Qualified applicants must consent to and meet the pre-employment screening requirements for a Criminal Background Check and Drug Test. No phone calls please.
 
Social Service Coordinator – Peachtree Road Highrise
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
We are searching for a dedicated, creative and reliable individual to engage seniors and individuals with disabilities in the coordination of activities, programs, and services. The ideal candidate will enjoy and have experience in working with seniors. 
Location: Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA
Duties:
  • Champion the vision and drive service delivery at an affordable housing property serving resident, disabled and families by ensuring that programs meet the needs and interests of residents,
  • Manage all facets of programming and service delivery by working collaboratively with community stakeholders,
  • Develop and implement on-site programs to meet the needs of residents, including:
    • Adult education and job readiness
    • Computer Literacy programming
    • Food Banks and Financial Literacy programs to promote stability and self-sufficiency
    • Health & wellness programs to promote physical, mental, and general wellbeing
    • Develop and implement community-wide events focused on building safe and strong communities
  • Participate in routine onsite partner meetings
  • Develop and implement services based on community needs and resident feedback
  • Conduct one-on-one case management services to support residents of the community
  • Leverage, nurture and cultivate key community partnerships to forge new and stronger relationships to maximize available programs and services for residents,
  • Input data to track case management progress, demographic information, and program outcomes
  • Adopt a “customer service first” attitude that ensures residents, partners, and the community at large receives the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate, environment
  • Perform other duties as requested
Minimum Qualifications
  • Related degree in a Social Services field preferred
  • Minimum three (3) years hands-on work experience in Social Service Delivery
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Organized, reliable and flexible attitude about work and teamwork
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite
  • Flexible to work 9am – 5pm Monday-Friday, and a possibility of occasional evenings or weekends
  • Ability to safely lift 25 pounds
 
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Job type: Full time
How to Apply:
Only resumes with salary requirements will be submitted to the hiring manager for consideration. Qualified applicants must consent to and meet the pre-employment screening requirements for a Criminal Background Check and Drug Test. No phone calls please.
Social Service Coordinator – Rose Garden + Crestview
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
We are searching for a dedicated, creative and reliable individual to engage seniors and individuals with disabilities in the coordination of activities, programs, and services. The ideal candidate will enjoy and have experience in working with seniors. 
Location: Rose Garden Apartments + Crestview Apartments, Pearl, MS
Duties:
  • Champion the vision and drive service delivery at an affordable housing property serving resident, disabled and families by ensuring that programs meet the needs and interests of residents,
  • Manage all facets of programming and service delivery by working collaboratively with community stakeholders,
  • Develop and implement on-site programs to meet the needs of residents, including:
    • Adult education and job readiness
    • Computer Literacy programming
    • Food Banks and Financial Literacy programs to promote stability and self-sufficiency
    • Health & wellness programs to promote physical, mental, and general wellbeing
    • Develop and implement community-wide events focused on building safe and strong communities
  • Participate in routine onsite partner meetings
  • Develop and implement services based on community needs and resident feedback
  • Conduct one-on-one case management services to support residents of the community
  • Leverage, nurture and cultivate key community partnerships to forge new and stronger relationships to maximize available programs and services for residents,
  • Input data to track case management progress, demographic information, and program outcomes
  • Adopt a “customer service first” attitude that ensures residents, partners, and the community at large receives the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate, environment
  • Perform other duties as requested
Minimum Qualifications
  • Related degree in a Social Services field preferred
  • Minimum three (3) years hands-on work experience in Social Service Delivery
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Organized, reliable and flexible attitude about work and teamwork
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite
  • Flexible to work 9am – 5pm Monday-Friday, and a possibility of occasional evenings or weekends
  • Ability to safely lift 25 pounds
 
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Job type: Full time
How to Apply:
Only resumes with salary requirements will be submitted to the hiring manager for consideration. Qualified applicants must consent to and meet the pre-employment screening requirements for a Criminal Background Check and Drug Test. No phone calls please.
Social Service Coordinator – Brookside and Rockview Apartments
Better Tomorrows is a mission-focused not for profit organization. We are working to alleviate poverty by providing programs, supportive services, and case management to over 26,000 residents of affordable housing in more than 100 communities across the nation and in Hawaii and the Virgin Islands.
We are searching for a seasoned, reliable, and creative individual to engage residents and community stakeholders in the coordination of activities, programs and events for families and senior residents.
Location: Brookside and Rockview Apartments, New Haven, CT
Duties:
Engagement and Support:
  • Ensures a safe and welcoming environment for residents complete with group activities and individual appointments available to all residents on the property.
  • Determines level of care and caseload depending on resident needs and existing supports and community-based services and external partners in providing comprehensive resident care.
  • Creates service goals and plans with residents, monitors progress and support residents in achieving their goals. Facilitates and in some cases initiates referrals to contract providers and outside agencies as appropriate based on resident need.
  • Actively promotes the use of community resources and educational opportunities to residents. Shares educational and employment resources with external services, encouraging residents to build the skill base required to succeed.
  • Facilitates/implements the following resident programs, activities and social services, including but not limited to: Out of School Time, GED preparation, Post High School Training and Education, Job Readiness, Food Distribution, Financial Literacy, Health and Wellness and Housekeeping workshops.
 
Community Engagement:
  • Develop and utilize resource files for making resident referrals to those in need of specific services. Provides referral follow-ups to make sure residents remain connected with services.
  • Coordinate/facilitate neighborhood watch and community-wide events focused on developing safe and strong communities i.e. National Night Out and Wellness Fairs.
  • Documents community activities and events in ETO. Produces written summaries and photos with obtained consents that record events; provides information to owners, managers, agencies and residents through email communication, newsletters and special mailings.
  • Coordinates and manages volunteers, engaging them in supporting resident activities and services.
  • Assumes the role of Community Ambassador, cultivating new relationships with community- based organizations, educational and faith-based institutions and political affiliates.
  • Split time across several buildings, located in close proximity from one another
  • Manage an on-site food pantry and facilitate regular food distributions to resident community
 
Minimum Qualifications
  • Related degree in a Social Services field preferred
  • Minimum three (3) years hands-on work experience in Social Service Delivery
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Organized, reliable and flexible attitude about work and teamwork
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite
  • Flexible to work 9am – 5pm Monday-Friday, and a possibility of occasional evenings or weekends
  • Ability to safely lift 25 pounds
 
Better Tomorrows is an EO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Job type: Full time
How to Apply:
Only resumes with salary requirements will be submitted to the hiring manager for consideration. Qualified applicants must consent to and meet the pre-employment screening requirements for a Criminal Background Check and Drug Test. No phone calls please.