ASSISTANT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - Children, Youth and Family Services

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WJCS is currently searching for a full-time, Assistant Executive Director for Children, Youth and Family Services. The Assistant Executive Director Children, Youth and Family Services, provides leadership, administrative management and direction of a division comprised of ten community - and school-based programs. This is an executive position that reports to the Chief Program Officer.

The Assistant Executive Director supervises and provides direction to several Program Directors to ensure that the directors are fulfilling program responsibilities in directing and administering their programs' goals and objectives. The Assistant Executive Director monitors funding sources and ensure that contract deliverables, staffing patterns, budgets, activities, and outcomes are aligned.

The ideal candidate must, at a minimum, have a strong knowledge of community mental health and preventive services for children and families; knowledge of government policies and procedures as they relate to community based programs that are government funded; and budgeting, proposal and program development skills.

Minimum education requirement is a Masters level degree in Social Work or a related field or Ph.D. in Psychology or related field coupled with seven years or more experience as an administrator in a related field.

WJCS values our employees, their contributions, and their growth. We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it everyday in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded throughout our system. We value you, your growth and your contributions.

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your resume with cover letter to Human Resources via email, [email protected]

Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax number is 914-421-9066.

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The agency provides a dynamic atmosphere of exciting and challenging programs. We also offer very generous benefits to eligible employees including:

Comprehensive health insurance coverage for part-time and full-time employees and dependents with a portion paid by employer
Dental insurance
AFLAC benefit programs
403(b) Plan
Agency-paid Pension Plan
Agency-paid Long-term Disability Insurance
Agency-paid Life and AD&D Insurance
Flexible Spending accounts
Generous time-off benefits
Direct Deposit
Savings on auto or homeowner's insurance with option of payroll deductions
Tuition assistance to help you reach your educational goals
Day Care reimbursement
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Ongoing professional training and development

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