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Center for Adults Living Well @ the Y Program Coordinator
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040

Principal Responsibilities:

The Center for Adults Living Well @ The Y is an "Older Adult Center" (OAC) funded by the New York City Department for the Aging (NYC DFTA). The Center for Adults Living Well @ the Y (CALW) is Northern Manhattan's place for adults 60 and better to enjoy social engagement, meals, and dining, while accessing benefits and entitlements assistance.

CALW offers a wide range of cultural, arts, education, technology, recreation, and health and wellness classes and events that cater to a diverse population. The Program Coordinator is a position that reflects the growth and expansion of the Y's programs. The successful candidate will be tasked with leading existing programs, creating new ones, and ensuring alignment between programs and the Y's universal Jewish values. This position will prioritize development, coordination and implementation of a wide variety of daily Older Adult Center programs and activities, ensuring Y and DFTA rules are followed, informing participants of safety guidelines and managing incidents of conflict or medical emergencies.



Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) and competitive benefits package:

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other functions and responsibilities may change or may be assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

Minimum Qualifications:

Organization and planning skills


$45,000 - $55,000

Agency Information:

Established in 1917 as one of the first Jewish community centers in New York City, the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood (the Y) is a thriving and visionary not-for-profit human services organization in Northern Manhattan. We welcome people of diverse ethnicities and all ages, from pre-school to older adults, into the Y family with a wide range of educational, recreational and social services and programs that focus on improving the quality of their lives. With a long and distinguished history, the Y is a multi-service community center that is well known for its nurturing environment and non-judgmental philosophy.