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Blackburn Center: Program Director

DESCRIPTION: The Program Director is responsible for the management and program planning of all aspects of services provided by the agency.   This is a full time, exempt position as defined in the Fair Labor Standards Act.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Oversees and participates in program planning and implementation for all agency services.
  • Keeps abreast of current issues in order to incorporate appropriate concepts into the agency’s goals and objectives related to program services.
  • Establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with legal and medical systems, funders and other community partners.
  • Supervises four staff positions.
  • Provides leadership and supports collaboration for all program services staff.
  • Identifies resources within Blackburn Center and in the community that will enable the agency to achieve stated goals.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in social work, counseling or related field.
  • Four years’ experience in staff supervision.
  • Substantive knowledge of delivery of care in a human service agency.
  • Four years’ experience in program planning.
  • Experience in crisis intervention.
  • Experience in residential services.
  • Ability to manage collaborative relationships with key partners.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to articulate the program philosophy of the agency.
  • Commitment to the program philosophy of the agency.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and leadership skills.
  • Experience with detailed statistical reporting.
  • PA and FBI Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Clearance.
  • Knowledge of issues and dynamics of domestic violence, sexual assault, sexual harassment, child sexual assault and incest, and other crimes desired.

 

Please submit resume to:      Executive Director

                                                 P.O. Box 398

                                                 Greensburg, PA 15601