Job Posting: Community Engagement Coordinator

Pomona College: Community Engagement Coordinator

Category: Academic advising/academic support services
Employment level: Administrative
Employment status: Full-time
Salary: Competitive
Application Deadline: Open until filled

The Community Engagement Coordinator serves as part of the Intercollegiate Department for the Asian American Studies (IDAAS). This position acts as a liaison between IDAAS and community partner sites and assists IDAAS with community-based internships, research, and partner development. This position solicits prospective community partners, maintains relationships with existing community partners, coordinates an effective program for recognition, involvement, and stewardship of community partners and student internships; creates and maintains a web-data base regarding Asian American community organizations near the colleges and provide resources for jobs, fellowships, internships in Asian -American communities, public services, and social justice organizing.  This position will also locate and write small grants to support community-based learning initiatives by coordinating programming on campus with community-based partners while managing student interns and distributing an e-newsletter that includes compiling and updating the email list of interested students, faculty, and staff.

Requirements: Bachelors Degree from an accredited university and one or more years of  experience working with community organizations; or any combination of education and experience.

This is a regular, full-time position with a starting wage of $18.34 per hour.  Please submit a Pomona College application with a resume, letter of interest, and a list of three references to:  Pomona College, Attn: Human Resources, 150 E. Eighth St., Claremont, CA 91711.  Documents may also be submitted via email at or by fax (909) 607-1726. Optional Application Materials:  Supplemental materials which demonstrate qualifications for position (e.g. assessments, workshop materials, program flyers, grant applications, databases).