Must be bilingual in English and Spanish. Salary negotiable.
VisionQuest is seeking an energetic and positive leader who is responsible for the daily management and monitoring of a Spanish speaking residential program for male youth in Philadelphia, PA.
- The Program Director position is a senior manager responsible for the communication of the agency’s mission, values, and service delivery practices.
- The Program Director carries out policies and procedures, administrative and clinical supervision; ensuring that services are provided in a trauma informed and outcome-oriented environment.
- The Program Director ensures the maintenance of client records and compliance with all applicable state and local laws and regulations; providing liaison with governmental and private agencies with which VisionQuest contracts.
Requirements: Must be bilingual in English and Spanish. This position requires a minimum of 10 years of related work experience, 3 years in an administrative or supervisory capacity, a master's degree in a related field is required. VisionQuest is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
VisionQuest is an employee-owned comprehensive national youth services organization that adheres to the highest professional standards in providing innovative intervention services to at-risk youth and families. We provide extraordinary experiences and relationships that allow youth, staff, and families to redefine and reach their highest potential.
Kids are safe, valued, and honored;
Families are respected and supported;
Staff are trained, supported, and appreciated;
Communities are protected, impacted, and involved.
VisionQuest has over 40 years of experience delivering highly successful innovative programs to at-risk and juvenile youth. Our programs are successful because we combine the best of old traditions with the best of the evidence-based practices.
Our history is rooted in American Indian culture. In American Indian traditions, the vision quest is a rite of passage that marks the transition from child to adulthood. VisionQuest has adopted many American Indian traditions over the years to help troubled teens and their families grow together. All of our staff, regardless of position, participate in the various traditions that make up the fabric of our organization.
Location/Region: Philadelphia, PA