We are currently seeking a Youth Program Manager!
As the Youth Program Manager you will oversee our Youth Programs. You will report directly to the Executive Director and work with our Parent Program Manager to ensure quality programming for our community. See below for more information:
Background & Experience
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
Experience working with a social agency, specifically with youth and families preferred
Preferably Associates Degree
Job Responsibilities & Expectations
Ability to initiate, organize and implement all aspects of the Youth Program core elements
Enroll, track and supervise youth within the program
Keep open communication with Parent Program Manager regarding Youth Program updates
Maintain a safe and healthy environment within the program
Assist the Executive Director in maintaining community partnerships
Volunteer management: recruit, train and supervise volunteers; host volunteer trainings
Remain flexible to the needs of the program and organization
Skills & Specifications
Detail-oriented with excellent organizational skills
Self-starter and able to work independently
Ability to manage several tasks simultaneously and independently, and to see them through to completion within
Commitment and respect for diversity
Commitment to the organization’s mission and goals
Knowledge of McHenry County community agencies and resources a plus
Ability to demonstrate interactive skills with children and adults
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Some exposure to mental health issues
After-school program (August 21 th through 2017-2018 school year end): Monday – Friday from 2:15 – 6:00 p.m.
Summer program (June through August 2018): Mondays-Thursdays 12:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours may be required to oversee other programs, events, etc.
Other responsibilities are completed at the Garden Quarter office during non-programming hours.
Application, Resume, & Cover Letter
Applicants meeting the above requirements: please email resumes and cover letters to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only email applications are accepted.