During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Program Director - Youth Leadership & Development

Save to Favorites

BLACK

Image_202011150845

Program Director is responsible for researching, planning, developing and implementing organization’s youth programs.

  • Train and be a motivating mentor to staff.
  • Lead large group discussions to answer questions and remedy complaints.
  • Create and nurture effective communication within the organization.
  • Build a strong team through open communication and by collaborating on decision-making responsibilities.
  • Initiate and set goals for programs based on the organization's strategic objectives.
  • Plan programs from start to finish, including identifying processes, deadlines and milestones.
  • Develop and approve operations and budgets.
  • Maintain excellent record-keeping in the form of participant files, reports, documented coursework, student attendance, etc.

Program Director has a variety of skills and qualifications that allow them to manage their responsibilities effectively, which can include:

  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Strategic mindset
  • Ability to multitask
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated interest, familiarity or direct work experience with the youth of the community.
  • Able to communicate with a culturally diverse group.
  • Excellent, verifiable work and/or scholastic history with related references.
  • Must pass Child Abuse and Neglect Tracking System inquiry.

Bachelor’s Degree or extensive training or workplace experience directly related to youth-oriented programs and services.

24 More opportunities with BLACK

About BLACK

Location:

PO BOX 564, 1100 Davis Street, Evanston, IL 60204, US

Mission Statement

Building Leadership And Community Knowledge #BLACK

Description

We Organize for Knowledge and Empowerment #WOKE

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Youth Services
  • Strategic Planning
  • Child Development
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-10 hours per week
  • Orientation and Training - ECE background

Report this opportunity