NAMI Yakima is seeking an engaging and personable Program Manager committed to NAMI's mission of education, support and advocacy for individuals with a mental health condition, their families and the community. This position is responsible for the coordination of NAMI signature programs, including community education and outreach, volunteer recruitment and coordination, program reporting and record keeping.
1. Schedule and coordinate NAMI programs and presentations.
2. Recruit, train and coordinate volunteers for NAMI programs.
3. Maintain records and report data.
4. Conduct marketing/outreach to community organizations, schools and groups.
5. Update and publish Yakima Resource Handbook
6. Comply with all NAMI policies and procedures.
Qualifications / Experience
1-3 years relevant experience.
Bachelors's degree in relevant field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Understanding and acceptance of individuals and families whose lives are affected by mental illness.
Proficient in Microsoft Office and the use of a variety of social media methods of communication.
Self-starter, capable of working independently.
Ability to prioritize tasks, handle multiple tasks and work efficiently with attention to detail.
Ability to have a flexible schedule and work evenings and/or weekends.
Valid WA Driver's License and reliable mode of transportation.
Ability to work with diverse language and cultural groups is preferred.
Experience and ability to work via video conferencing, such as Zoom and Go-to-Meeting.
Email cover letter, resume and three work-related references to Mary Stephenson, President, NAMI Yakima at email@example.com.