Education and Outreach Coordinator

  • Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • Intern

Company Description

The Alzheimer's Association provides vital services and support to those individuals struggling with the disease, their families and caregivers.

The Greater Pennsylvania Chapter serves 59 counties in western, central and northeastern Pennsylvania through  four regional offices.

Our mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

Job Description

The Alzheimer’s Association is searching for an Education and Outreach Coordinator for our Wilkes-barre office.  This individual is responsible for the coordination and implementation of dementia related, public health programs and services for a 15 county region in Northeast Pennsylvania.  Additional responsibilities include coordination of support and safety services, conducting bi-annual conferences, community education and outreach. Minimum requirements are bachelor's degree and/or equivalent experience with at least 2 years experience in an office setting, proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint highly preferred.  Some travel as well as evening and weekend hours are required.  Please send resume and cover letter to Clayton Jacobs, VP, Programs and Services 57 N Franklin St. Wilkes-barre, PA 18701 or cjacobs@alz.org. No phone calls please. EOE

                                                   www.alz.org/pa

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