Employment Opportunities at the QVCDC

 

FINANCIAL TRAINING PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation is looking for a part-time, flex-time Financial Training Program Coordinator for the FINANCIAL FITNESS CLUB in Palmer and Ware.  The Coordinator will schedule and conduct monthly Financial Fitness Club meetings, teach financial capability-building skills and assist participants to meet their Individual Development Account (matched savings) goals.  The Coordinator will maintain frequent contact with participants and assist with applications, reporting and related paperwork.

Prior experience teaching financial capability skills building to adult learners is required. Demonstrated proficiency with MS Office Suite required.  Current AFCPE accreditation is preferred. Please respond by 5 February 2016.  Send resume to GailFF@qvcdc.org.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Financial Fitness Club Coordinator (the “Coordinator”) supports the Program Manager by performing administrative duties related to coordinating the Individual Development Asset (IDA) program at QVCDC known as the Harrison and Diane Quirk Financial Fitness Club.

In order to excel in the job, the Coordinator will meet these requirements:
- Have good problem solving skills, be resourceful and take the initiative when needed.
- Have a good understanding and knowledge of the requirements of the IDA program
- Be able to work independently and be organized in his/her work to ensure that tasks are completed in a timely manner.
- Be an experienced trainer/teacher of financial skills building to adult learners.
- Current accreditation by the Association of Financial Counseling, Planning and Evaluation (AFCPE) is preferred.
- Have excellent communication and record-keeping skills and be professional when dealing with participants and in all aspects of the program.
- Demonstrate proficiency with MS Office Word, Excel, Publisher and Outlook
Duties and Responsibilities (included, but are not limited to):
- Supports the Program Manager by scheduling individual and group meetings, providing agenda and minutes, collecting data necessary for the preparation of required reports
- Assists in participants’ application preparation and outreach for the program.
- Assists in developing a time-line for participants in the program
- Supports the program manager in preparations for the participant application review process
- Assists in the preparation and update of participant materials
- Assists the program manager in the orientation of participants to the program
- Provides financial capability training to participants
- Coordinates participant monitoring activities and meeting attendance
- Maintains participant information and program records
- Maintains a record of participant attendance
- Assists with evaluation process
- Participates in funder site visits and internal reviews
- Demonstrates awareness of program goals and objectives
- Has a good knowledge of the terminology used in the program.
- Utilizes available resources and websites in an efficient way to help enhance the program
- Networks with other coordinators, MIDAS Collaborative, local banks and others to share information and to gain knowledge to improve the program 

Please respond by 5 February 2016. Send resume to GailFF@qvcdc.org.

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PART TIME COMPUTER INSTRUCTORS

The QVCDC is seeking part-time, experienced computer instructors available during regular business hours (M-F, 8A-5P).  No set hours; schedule negotiable.  Our computer training courses feature classes for small businesses, entrepreneurs and adult learners.  Courses include Microsoft Office products (advanced Excel skills highly desired), QuickBooks and Windows/Internet beginner classes.  Our classes are small and highly interactive, designed to accommodate students with a range of skill levels.  Travel (your car) required in Western and Central MA; mileage paid.

Resume may be mailed to QVCDC, 23 West Main St, Ware, MA 01082 or faxed to 413.967.3008 or emailed to GailFF@qvcdc.org