Join Our Team

Join Our Team

At Arm In Arm, we believe in the power of neighbors helping neighbors. While our work requires the whole community, it starts with our employees. Our diverse team is dedicated to ensuring that everyone in Mercer County has the resources they need to thrive.

Below you will find our open employment opportunities. If you are interested in using your talent and passion to help others in our community, we hope you will consider joining our team.

TCNJ AmeriCorps Position: Please click here to learn more and click here to apply.

TCNJ AmeriCorps is committed to helping nonprofit organizations build the sustainability of programs beyond the presence of AmeriCorps support to meet community impact objectives. The program supports 30-40 members to address issues related to youth literacy, college access, food security, and job skill training. This position would be placed directly at Arm in Arm in Trenton, NJ serving the needs of the community who are food insecure.

Location(s): Mill One 1 N. Johnston Ave. Hamilton, NJ; 48 Hudson St., Trenton, NJ; or 61 Nassau St., Princeton, NJ

Member Duties : Assist in Hunger Prevention Program, under the direction of program coordinators, with responsibilities to include: 

  • Assist on-site at one of our 3 pantries with the preparation and packing of bags of food for distribution to community members experiencing food insecurity
  • Assist with GrabNGo outdoor food distribution events
  • Provide on-site assistance in organization of grocery deliveries to home bound clients 
  • Conduct on-site intake of pantry client information 
  • Assist in outreach to schools, congregations and civic organizations.

Program Benefits: Education award upon successful completion of service, Living Allowance, Training

Terms : Car recommended

Homelessness Prevention Program Specialist (HPP Specialist)
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 Location: Mercer County, NJ – hybrid work schedule


Arm In Arm is a place where communities across Mercer County come together to make sure we all have the most basic needs of food and shelter and, as possible, the livelihood to maintain them.  We believe that it takes our whole community to ensure that everyone thrives, and that when everyone is thriving, we all benefit.  Arm In Arm believes we are better together, puts those beliefs into action, and has an extraordinary opportunity to help lead the organization in improving the lives of thousands of neighbors in need.


Arm In Arm is seeking an experienced professional for the part-time, non-exempt position of Homelessness Prevention Program Specialist (HPP Specialist).  The applicant should have knowledge of Mercer County services and community resources addressing poverty and homelessness.  The applicant should have strong written and verbal communications skills. Fluency in Spanish is preferred.  The position will report to the Director of Housing Stability Services.


The HPP Specialist helps advances the mission of Arm In Arm by providing direct service to clients who are facing an imminent threat of homelessness or who are currently homeless to regain housing stability through emergency financial assistance and case management services.  The HPP Specialist will work with the Homelessness Prevention team of Arm In Arm as well as other community partners to stabilize these households. COMPETENCIES & ESSENTIALS FOR SUCCESS 

The HPP Specialist will join a dynamic, collaborative team. Applicants who can demonstrate strength and accomplishment in the areas listed below and a sincere interest in Arm In Arm’s mission are encouraged to apply.

  • Provide direct and flexible services by conducting intakes of clients to prevent homelessness or end an episode of homelessness through emergency financial assistance and case management services.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with other community resources to ensure the stabilization of client’s housing.
  • Collaborate with other service providers.
  • Educate clients on tenant’s rights and personal financial management.
  • Advocate on behalf of families with landlords, utility providers and all relevant social service agencies to support their housing stabilization.
  • Maintaining and interacting with clients in a culturally sensitive, respectful and professional manner.
  • Create and maintain listing of housing options for program participants.
  • Provide education in community settings regarding homelessness prevention services.
  • Complete and submit reports as required.
  • Ensure that data is properly collected and place in agency’s database and state database within five (5) business days upon receipt of documentation.
  • Develop and conduct four (4) focus groups with people with lived experience and expertise.
  • Attend and participate in meetings with director and funding source.
  • Attend required trainings and meetings.
  • Able to communicate with Spanish speaking clients.


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • One to two years of experience in Social Services
  • Satisfactory background clearance
  • Knowledge of Mercer County services and community resources
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


Arm In Arm seeks an individual whose attitude and behavior is consistent with the core values of the organization, demonstrating compassion, dignity and respect in interactions with clients, staff, volunteers, interns, community partners and supporters.

Please complete and submit application, resume and cover letter to

 Arm In Arm is an equal opportunity employer. Arm In Arm does not discriminate in employment with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service or any other characteristic protected by law.

 Compensation is based on experience.