Program Director

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Location: Berlin, NJ
Job Type/Status: Full-time

Position Summary:

Center For Family Services is seeking a motivated and compassionate individual for the Program Director position within the Evolution Program. Evolution provides youth dealing with both substance abuse and mental illness with a safe place to live while they develop coping skills to become self-sufficient. The program offers a serene, home-like setting for up to five male youth between the ages of 13-17. During their 6 to 9 month stay, youth receive supportive services from our highly-qualified team so they can be successfully reunited with family or transition into an independent living situation.The Program Director assumes overall responsibility for Program.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Program Director provides administrative and clinical supervision of program staff, students, and volunteers and is responsible for all reports and billing. This individual provides counseling and other direct service activities as needed and assures the continuing training and development of program staff.  The Program Director coordinates program activities with appropriate liaison agencies to ensure constructive collaboration, develops and promotes relationships with DCP&P agencies and other community providers, and represents the program and agency in the community. 

Requirements: 

  • Masters Degree required; related field preferred (Psychology, Sociology, Human Services, Social Work, or Counseling)

  • Must have experience working in a residential program with at risk youth

  • 40 hours a week. Typically Mon- Fri,  may require weekends, nights,and holidays to cover shift  On-call responsibilities

  • Current driver's license with a driving record of at least three years 

  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration

About Employment at Center For Family Services
Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at www.centerffs.org.

Disclaimer All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages.