Under the direction of the Director of Youth Development, the Associate Director of Education Programs is responsible for organization, delivery, quality and fidelity of educational programs as they fit within the Y in multiple department areas. To include but not limited to Power Scholars, Summer Camp, After School, Bonni’s Garden Environmental Education program areas. The Associate Director ensures quality education programs while maintaining safety standards that meet the association guidelines, mission and goals. Must also exhibit a team work attitude.
Bachelor’s degree in related field required.
Must have at least 2 years’ experience working with youth.
Must have at least 2 years’ experience with project management or administration, preferred in a nonprofit setting.
Must be a Cause-Driven Leader (focused on the mission and service to others)
Previous staff development and supervision experience.
Must be able to work autonomously within the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.
Ability to respond to safety and emergency situations.
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
Ability to develop and monitor revenue and expense budgets.
Demonstrated skills in planning, time management, flexibility, organization and independent work proficiency.
Ability to analyze problems and solve them using good judgment, reason logically and resourcefulness.
Excellent personal computer skills and experience with standard business software.
Ability to attend trainings and meetings as required even if scheduled outside normal working or regular scheduled hours.
Current CPR/AED certification or ability to become certified within first 60 days.