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Managing Director, External Youth Programs
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040

Principal Responsibilities:

Oversee, enhance and grow the Y's external youth programs, currently consisting of: two SONYC Middle School After School Programs (School's Out New York City), one in Washington Heights and one in Morningside Heights; one COMPASS High Program (Comprehensive After School System of NYC) at the same school in Morningside Heights; a SYEP (Summer Youth Employment Program) serving 800 youth participants aged 16 to 24; the Youth Opportunity Hub with 70 participants aged 16-24 (funded by New York Presbyterian Hospital). Significant to the role is the continuous development of partnerships with current and new schools, worksites, partners, and providers; and sustained efforts in exploring new opportunities for after school and youth programs.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Strategic Leadership

Program Planning, Implementation, Evaluation, and Continuous Development

Compliance and Administration

Professional Development

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY

POSITION TYPE / EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

This position may require extended hours and weekend work (as needed).

WORK ENVIRONMENT

TRAVEL

OTHER DUTIES

This position is open to internal and external candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

WORK AUTHORIZATION & CLEARANCE

Agency Information:

Established in 1917 as one of the first Jewish community centers in New York City, the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood (?the Y?) is a thriving and visionary not-for-profit human services organization in Northern Manhattan. We welcome people of diverse ethnicities and all ages, from pre-school to older adults, into the Y family with a wide range of educational, recreational and social services and programs that focus on improving the quality of their lives. With a long and distinguished history, the Y is a multi-service community center that is well known for its nurturing environment and non-judgmental philosophy.