Assistant Program Director (East Elmhurst)


: $175,035.00 - $206,040.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Executive Management

Summary of Position: This position is responsible to support the Program Director with hiring and training new employees, motivating and providing supervision of staff, and communicating weekly performance to the Director. Also responsible to perform intakes, coordinate client staffing to manage the delivery of client service hours to ensure maximum and appropriate levels of weekly services while managing compliance with all YAP and referring authority requirements. Position requires a commitment to strength based, culturally competent and unconditional care philosophy Direct service and coverage required that includes availability to support staff and families as well as group work. Knowledge of child welfare systems, mental health practices, juvenile justice systems, and budgetary concepts are needed. Creativity and pro-active planning are essential to this position.

Required Qualifications:

Qualifications/Requirements: Bachelors and Masters Degree generally preferred; commensurate experience in community-based agency programs is acceptable except for programs where the referring authority requires a specific degree. At a minimum, at least one year previous experience in managing personnel and budgets. Experience with at risk youth, probation, court liaison, etc. a plus.

In order to perform the job successfully, and the individual should have knowledge of database software, spreadsheet software and word processing software.

Valid drivers license. Minimum Auto Insurance Coverage of $100,000 per person and $300,000 per accident bodily injury liability and access to a reliable transportation/vehicle.

Benefits Available : Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, AFLAC, Paid time off, Holiday Pay, and 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan.

Contact information: Please submit cover letter, resume, and two (2) professional references and one (1) personal reference to ATTN: Cynthia Mosier at

Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Associated topics: chief executive, chief executive officer, chief information officer, chief technology officer, co founder, director, president, senior director, vice president * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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