About Uplift Georgia:
At Uplift Georgia, we are committed to the restoration and reconciliation of marginalized communities. Our mission is to holistically address the spiritual, social, and physical needs of these communities by constructing relational bridges that connect residents to God, neighbors, and local resources. Our vision includes empowered spiritual growth, thriving community connections, and holistic well-being. As a Community Coordinator, you will play a pivotal role in realizing this vision within a 55+ active adult community in Decatur, GA.
The Community Coordinator position offers a unique opportunity to shape and nurture a vibrant and caring community within the 55+ active adult neighborhood of Decatur, GA. By forging partnerships, organizing events, and fostering spiritual growth, you will be an instrumental agent of positive change. Through your dedication, residents will experience a sense of belonging, growth, and holistic well-being that enriches their lives in meaningful ways.
- Cultivating Spiritual Growth: Through intentional discipleship, engaging Bible studies, and spiritual events, you will construct relational bridges that connect residents to God. Your efforts will contribute to their spiritual growth and transformation.
- Fostering Community Connections: By organizing workshops, fitness classes, excursions, and social gatherings, you will weave relational bridges that unite neighbors and foster trust and care. In doing so, you will nurture a sense of belonging for all community members.
- Addressing Holistic Well-being: You will establish vital connections between the community and valuable resources/service providers. Through tailored programs and partnerships, you will address residents' physical needs and champion their overall well-being.
- Comprehensive Resident Support: By building strong relationships, you will attend to residents' emotional, social, physical, and spiritual needs. This holistic care will contribute to their overall quality of life.
- Resourceful Assistance: You will connect residents to essential resources, such as transportation, health and wellness services, home care, financial planning, and socialization opportunities.
- Collaborative Engagement: Working in tandem with property managers, leasing agents, and office staff, you will facilitate a seamless and positive living experience for residents.
- Advocacy and Support: You will be a voice for the residents, advocating for their needs within the community and at the organizational level.
- Passion for community development, holistic well-being, and spiritual growth.
- Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills.
- Organizational and event planning abilities.
- Empathetic and supportive nature.
- Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively.
- Previous experience in community engagement, social work, or a related field is beneficial.
Living on-site is strongly preferred but not required.
Why Uplift Georgia:
Working with Uplift Georgia means being part of a dynamic team dedicated to creating positive change in the lives of marginalized communities. You will have the opportunity to implement meaningful programs, build connections, and contribute to a vision of empowered spiritual growth, thriving community connections, and holistic well-being.
To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and your alignment with Uplift Georgia's mission and vision as mentioned in the first paragraph above.