Program Assistant - Health Promotion Activities

Job Description

Peninsula Agency on Aging (PAA) is currently seeking applicants for the position of Program Assistant to perform duties to strengthen PAA Health Promotion programs. These duties will include volunteer management, data entry, and Health Promotion program coordination.

Successful candidates will receive training to become certified leaders for Chronic Disease Self-Management, Diabetes Self-Management, Matter of Balance, and other Health Promotion Activities.

Successful candidates will possess an ability to be flexible, prioritize multiple tasks, and adjust quickly; ability to coordinate work with site hosts, workshop leaders, and participants with courtesy and professionalism; ability to foster teamwork with co-workers and relate effectively and courteously with the general public; possess an understanding of non-profit management; be knowledgeable of and sensitive to the needs of the older adults; be able to effectively communicate programs and services provided by PAA; possess excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills and have a strong computer competency including data entry skills.

Individuals age 60+ and persons with disabilities encouraged to apply.

Required Education: Associates degree or equivalent experience in the nonprofit sector. Experience with health promotion programs and/or volunteer management experience preferred.

Part Time – 24 hours/week

Hourly Rate: $10.00 - $12.50

Drug free workplace, Senior Friendly Workplace, AA/EOE

Please apply online at and select “About Us” then “Employment Opportunities.”

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Peninsula Agency on Aging

The mission of Peninsula Agency on Aging, Inc. is to support the independence and quality of life of Peninsula residents primarily 60 years and over by advocating, arranging, or providing vital human services.

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