Executive Director/Vice President of Youth Development

Lead program efforts related to teens in grades 6 through 12 with emphasis onStudent YMCA program, YMCA Achievers and related Conferences

YMCA

Britton YMCA

Location

Montgomery, AL 36102-2336

Job Description

The Executive Director/Vice President of Youth Development will lead all program efforts in the YMCA of Greater Montgomery related to teens in grades 6 through 12. This is primarily through the Student YMCA program, YMCA Achievers and related Conferences.

Qualifications

Bachelors degree plus two years related experience and/or training required.

This position requires skills in human relations; organization; attention to detail; development of program materials; time management skills; above-average computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access database management and web-based solutions; skills using office machines; basic knowledge of office procedures; self-motivation, self-direction and supervision of others.

Essential Functions

Incumbent will supervise full time and part-time staff and volunteers; direct promotion, mailings, inquiries & publication development; direct participant registration for Youth in Government conferences, Christian Values Conference, National Affairs Conference & other program events; be available to work during specific events and conferences as needed; assist in projects and activities as required by supervisor.

General Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Direct and supervise program activities to meet the diverse needs of the community and fulfill YMCA objectives.
  • Establish new program activities and expand programs in accordance with strategic operating plans.
  • Adhere to policies and procedures by operating the programs within the guidelines set forth by the CEO.
  • Model relationship-building skills in all interactions.
  • Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with other community organizations.
  • Promote and incorporate the YMCA four core values and character development model into all program activities.
  • Develop, implement and monitor budget in related areas of responsibility
  • Supervise YMCA Achievers Director and two Program Directors
  • Implementation of diversity and inclusion intentional strategies into all program areas
  • Lead Association level projects at the direction of Senior Vice President.

Britton YMCA

  • Lead staff and volunteers in service to teens involved in programs
  • Serve as a resource in teen related issues for Association and community
  • Work with Britton YMCA Board of Management in making decisions about program management and fundraising.
  • Visit schools and other events to build relationships with participants and parents.

Youth in Government

  • Lead statewide conferences including pre-conference meetings and preparation.
  • Attend weekend training retreats for all Youth in Government conferences. Prepare or create program materials for retreats
  • Recruit volunteers and College Staff that serve in leadership roles for conferences and programs

Christian Values Conference

  • Lead nationwide conference of +/- 400 teens at weeklong Christian Values Conference
  • Recruit volunteers that serve in leadership roles for conference
  • Ensure curriculum, equipment, materials, and volunteers are prepared for conference
  • Along with Program Director, work with Delegation Leaders to ensure their registration is complete
  • Travel to North Carolina YMCA retreat center for weeklong conference.

Conference on National Affairs

  • Lead nationwide conference of +/- 600 teens at weeklong National Affairs Conference
  • Recruit volunteers that serve in leadership roles for conference
  • Ensure curriculum, equipment, materials, and volunteers are prepared for conference
  • Along with Program Director, work with Delegation Leaders to ensure their registration is complete
  • Compile and prepare conference materials for all participants, volunteers, and staff
  • Travel to North Carolina YMCA retreat center for a weeklong conference.

Jimmy Hitchcock Award Program

  • Lead recognition program for Outstanding Christian Leadership in Athletics in high school seniors
  • Work with Board of Management and other volunteers to ensure successful and meaningful banquet and selection process
  • Ensure YMCA principles are incorporated at all levels

Required Certifications

CPR, First Aid and AED within 30 days of hire.

Child Abuse Prevention and Bloodborne Pathogens

Submit resume and six references to Mona Martin, V. P. of Human Resources and Leadership Development.

The YMCA of Greater Montgomery is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.Employment is subject to a background check.

Salary

$60,000.00 - $72,000.00

How to Apply

Apply by Email

mmartin@ymcamontgomery.org

Resumes Accepted Until

Jan. 20, 2021

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