Organization: YMCA of Northern Utah
The Director of Youth Development supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Youth Development Director at the YMCA oversees the development and operations of various programs, such as afterschool programs, summer day camp, teens, and/or other programs and designs practices, processes, and procedures for strong program and project management.
1. Development, implementation, and management of operating plans to promote the Afterschool / Out of School Time Programs and Summer Day Camp programs, while increasing enrollment growth for the YMCA. Measures progress against strategic goals and ensures continuous improvement.
2. Assures compliance with state and local regulations. Ensures that program standards are met and safety procedures are followed.
3. Develops, meets, or exceeds budgets related to the position so that resources are devoted to top priorities and strategic objectives.
4. Uses data to analyze financial trends and forecast future financial progress for the organization.
5. Hires, trains, evaluates and supervises staff and volunteers in assigned areas. Organizes people and activities for efficiencies and effectiveness. Supervision includes Associate Director of Youth Development, Program managers, Site-Coordinators, Camp staff, tutors, volunteers, and assistants.
6. Ensures high quality member-focused programs through innovative program development, demonstrating courageous and intelligent risk taking with awareness of societal, economic, and political issues and their impact on the strategic direction of the organization.
7. Rewards and recognizes new and relevant ideas and approaches even if not successful.
8. Creates and maintains relationships with community partners ensuring harmonious MOU’s and program standards.
• Bachelor degree in youth development, education, recreation, social services, business or equivalent.
• YMCA Team Leader certification preferred.
• Three or more years of program management experience, preferably in a YMCA or other nonprofit agency.
• Ability to direct programs through supervision of volunteers and staff, development and monitoring of budgets, marketing and public relations, program development and fundraising.
• Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations.
• Proven track record of developing authentic and deepened relationships with others.
• Ability to establish and maintain collaborations with community organizations.
• CPR and First Aid certifications may be required.
• Must be able to pass a background check.

Please send a current resume and cover letter to:
Ann Nelson

893 E 24th Street Suite 200, Ogden UT 84401

The YMCA of Northern Utah provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants. Applications for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability.

Job Details

Open Date: 07-24-2019
Close Date: 08-02-2019
Pay Rate: $44,000 - $58,000
Job Status: Full Time


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