Program Director - Cornerstone Program
Brooklyn Community Services
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Post Date: Jan 08, 2024
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: 60000-70000
Location: US - New York - Brooklyn
Job Reference: 635
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On site work only. The position of Cornerstone Director is a critical, visible position requiring exceptional leadership, strong management experience and a successful track record of working with government contracts and nonprofit organizations providing social services. The Director should be highly flexible in dealing with the challenges of developing new programs and working to meet the needs of the community with compassion and innovation. The Director should have experience with community-based services for youth, children and families, including advocating with participants in NYCHA housing developments.

The Director should have proven ability to manage a professional staff and interact with the community using a strength based perspective. S/he must be a hands-on strategic thinker, a planner and problem solver, prepared to lead and direct staff through change and program development. Excellent communication skills are critical. Director must be comfortable communicating with the people who receive services and their families, and equally comfortable in training staff, presenting before elected officials, public agency administrators and members of the community.

•        Bachelor’s Child Development or Elementary Education with strong management experience (5 +) required; MSW, MPA, MPH or equivalent preferred
•        Excellent leadership, communication, supervisory & team-building skills,
•        ability to motivate, align staff efforts to changing priorities and approaches, set goals, delegate responsibilities, and manage staff to ensure effective service delivery in accordance with organizational goals and program contracts.
•        COVID Vaccinated

•        Generous paid time off – Vacation, Sick, Holidays
•        Medical, Dental, Vision
•        403(b) with match
•        Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligibility
•        Short and Long Term Disability
•        Life Insurance
•        Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits
•        Flexible Spending Accounts for Health & Dependent Care Expenses
•        Credit Union Membership available
•        Financial Coaching
•        Employee Assistance Program

Contact Details
Name: Linda Gustafsson
Address: 151 Lawrence Street - 4th Fl
City: Brooklyn
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 11201
Country: United States
Ph: 718-310-5606