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Southwest Key Programs Program Director - CYD in Laredo, Texas

The Program Director is responsible for program implementation, managerial, operational and administrative duties relating to the program. The Program Director is also responsible for client recruitment and engagement and promoting the Community Youth Development Program. The Program Director represents Southwest Key Programs in the most positive manner with prospective, former and current youth/families, funding sources, suppliers and the community served. Required to work flexible schedule to facilitate program services.

  • Ensure all contractual requirements and grant specific financial requirements are met.

  • Work within the community to promote and engage Southwest Key Programs and organize events as needed.

  • Create and maintain professional relationships with community partners

  • Be continuously active in outreach efforts.

  • Stay aware of possible program growth opportunities.

  • Conduct community presentations.

  • Adhere to and implementation of the terms of the contract in accordance with the funding source and Southwest Key’s Programs policy and procedures.

  • Monitor and evaluate all data in Southwest Key Programs database and pursue corrective action plan if outcomes and date are not meeting program model expectations.

  • Ensure all reports required are submitted to the Regional Executive Director, Funding Source and national headquarters in a timely manner.

  • Ensure all billings and documents that are submitted to national headquarters are complete, accurate and on time.

  • Provide leadership, supervision and modeling to all employees, volunteers and/or contractors.

  • Comply with all employment and labor laws.

  • Ensure the safe condition of the building, vehicles and all equipment.

  • Address all problematic work performance in accordance with company policy.

  • Recruitment and hiring of all staff at the program.

  • Conduct intakes and assessments, group facilitation, Youth Leadership Development and facilitates the Community Collaborative Committee ; enter necessary data.

  • Develop and maintain productive relations with various community agencies.

  • Monitor and maintain compliance with organization, licensing, and funding source for all program departments.

  • Maintain open and consistent communication with Regional Executive Director.

  • Maintain all required trainings and certifications.

  • Travel as needed for trainings, meetings and conferences.

  • Initiate and maintain effective communication with all program staff members.

  • Able to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.

  • Work evening and weekend hours

  • A combination of one of the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a social service or related filed with a total of five (5) year supervisory/administrative experience.

  • A Masters degree in social services or related field, with a total of two (2) years supervisory/administrative experience with at risk youth.

  • Computer literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Windows (Microsoft Word, Excel), variety of online database systems.

  • Possess good verbal and writing skills.

  • Bilingual in Spanish and English

  • Clear background check from appropriate entity

  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license, registration and maintain state mandated car insurance.

ID: 2021-16346

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Street: 2110 Lomas del Sur, Ste. 110