The Program Coordinator is a full-time employee of Problem Gambling Network of Ohio (PGNO) reporting to the Associate Director. Time will be allocated toward PGNO’s programs, including supporting the Gambling Disorder Stages series, answering daytime warm transfers from the Ohio Problem Gambling Helpline, coordinating the Ohio Gambling Treatment Fellowship program and Clinical Supervision program, supporting individuals pursuing their Gambling Endorsement (GAMB), and delivering gambling-specific training.
This position will require engagement with the spectrum of the gambling service system, which includes those working in prevention, treatment, recovery, operators, and regulators.
- Facilitate in-person and virtual training for professionals
- Coordinate and schedule meetings with internal and external stakeholders
- Promote agency training and events
- Support individuals pursuing their GAMB/adding gambling to their scope of practice
- Compose professional correspondence to key stakeholders, including letters and email
- Receive calls from individuals/loved ones of those in need of problem gambling support
- Represent agency through participation in national, statewide, and regional associations and coalitions
- Other duties as assigned
Required Skills and Abilities:
- Superior problem-solving skills
- Ability to build consensus and facilitate collaboration, as well as the ability to build and sustain productive relationships with diverse individuals, groups, organizations, and communities
- Demonstrated leadership skills; willingness to take the lead and show initiative
- Thorough appreciation and acceptance of, and commitment to, diversity
- Holistic perspective – ability to see the big picture
- Professional demeanor and excellent communications skills: written, verbal and presentational
- Ability to use sound judgment
- Good management and interpersonal skills to coordinate workload and demonstrate dependability in meeting deadlines and coordinating tasks
- Must be able to use technology, including computers, projectors, and software.
- Ability to adapt, implement, and evaluate programs for diverse audiences
- Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and/or web browser software
- Experience with event planning and coordination
- Skilled in writing, editing, and proofreading
- Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist, or willing to pursue certification
- Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor or Social Worker
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Clinical gambling experience
- Understanding of gambling and problem gambling
- Paid or volunteer experience working with non-profits
- Master’s Degree (preferred)
- Competitive salary ($45,000-$50,000*) depending on experience
- Paid time off (beginning at 20 days/year)
- Paid holidays
- Health insurance (health, dental, vision)
- Retirement program
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work. It is not intended to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. PGNO is an equal-opportunity employer. PGNO will provide opportunities for the development of problem gambling knowledge and experience.
About Problem Gambling Network of Ohio:
Problem Gambling Network of Ohio (PGNO) is a statewide non-profit based in Columbus, Ohio with the goal of ensuring help is available for problem gamblers in a time of increasing types of legalized gambling. PGNO works with individuals and organizations involved in gambling activities that address problem gambling.
*Listed salary may extend beyond the range for independent license holders.