Program Coordinator

Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. - Olathe, KS3.8


Position: Program Coordinator Location: Olathe, KS

Status: Part Time to Full Time FLSA classification: Exempt

Company Information: Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. (YAP) is one of the largest non-profit Youth and Family Support agencies working with high-risk youth and their families in the United States. Currently, YAP employs more than 2,000 dedicated workers and serves approximately 10,000 families per year. Our mission is to engage human service systems so that they rely less on institutional care and invest more in supporting families and neighborhoods. We currently work with child welfare, juvenile justice, behavioral health, disability, primary health care, and education systems to develop and offer community-based alternatives for the highest risk children, young people, young adults and families, and adults.

Summary of the Position: This position is responsible to provide support for the Kansasprogram and Program Director. Program Coordinator should have a strong knowledge of the day to day operations of their program, particularly as it relates to contract compliance, service delivery, and the client intake/referral process for services. The work has less to do with general office duties than with assisting in the operation or administration of a local program/unit.

Qualifications/Requirements: Bachelors or Master’s Degree generally preferred; commensurate experience in community-based agency program is acceptable except for programs where the referring authority requires a specific degree.

At a minimum, at least one-year previous experience in managing personnel and budgets. Demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written. Experience in the provision of home and community-based services.

Position requires reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, and car insurance limits of $100,000/$300,000 bodily injury liability.

This position requires background checks to be completed.

Benefits Available: Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, AFLAC, Paid time off, Holiday Pay, and 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour


  • managing personnel: 1 year (Preferred)
  • youth worker: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Olathe, KS (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)


  • Spanish (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Required travel:

  • 25 (Required)