Leads, motivates, and evaluates staff to ensure program fidelity, program quality, and program staff development in meeting program expectations.
Implements program performance components, including model fidelity observations, implementation practice reviews, program alignment plans, incorporation of quality management council, and operating reviews.
Oversees and coordinates program efforts to ensure a team-driven process involving caregivers, youth, families, and community services working together to develop, implement, and provide quality services.
Provides consultation, coaching, and feedback as necessary and monitors the progress made in achieving programmatic objectives.
Monitors and analyzes data to evaluate program performance and ensure program objectives and outcomes are being met on a day-to-day basis.
Participates in budget preparation and monitoring financial information for program services; communicates financial information with the appropriate personnel and ensures performance within the program budget.
Participates in the development of proposals and contracts for program services.
Evaluates program activities and assesses risk regarding the care and service of youth and families.
Collaborates internally to ensure needed services are provided to meet program alignment plan goals.
Represents Boys Town in a professional manner through public speaking, committee or association memberships, and networking.
Establishes and maintains relationships and partnerships with community stakeholders, agencies, and public and private officials to advocate for youth and families.
Administers policies and oversees program compliance with contractual, licensing, and regulatory requirements.
Directs the preparation and submission of reports and recommendations; oversees the development and dissemination of communication and documentation.
Master's degree in Social Work, Human Services, Psychology, or related field plus a minimum of two years administrative experience.
5 to7 years of experience including management, administration, and social services; Boys Town experience and experience working with state and local agencies is preferred.
Ability to successfully lead a team of associates.
Knowledge of the Boys Town Model.
Ability to communicate with individuals at all levels in the organization and with external business contacts in an articulate, professional manner while maintaining necessary degree of confidentiality.
Knowledge of state and local agencies and regulatory requirements pertaining to youth care.
Knowledge of organizational strategies and ability to apply those strategies in practice.
Computer skills in Microsoft Office.
About Boys Town Louisiana:
Boys Town Louisiana touches the lives of 7,600 children and families each year through a variety of child and family services. New Orleans is a city famous for letting the good times roll, but the good times aren’t always rollin’ for everyone. We see children and families every day that have been hit hard by social and economic problems. As a part of our organization, you can make all the difference to those in the greatest need.
The opportunity to shape the future of America’s youth is only one of the many perks here at Boys Town Louisiana. Our work culture thrives off celebrating our employees and our relationship with the New Orleans community whether it be coming together for a Bowl-A-Palooza Event or an all-staff crawfish boil. Working at Boys Town Louisiana is more than just a job, it is a way of life.
About Boys Town:
Boys Town touches the lives of more than 2 million children and families nationwide each year. As one of the country’s largest nonprofit funded child-care organizations, Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. From our start in 1917, we’re poised to make even greater strides forward as we lead the way in changing how America cares for children, families and communities for the next 100 years.
Schedule: Full Time
Date Posted: August 15, 2019
Job ID: 14110
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
Internal Number: 14110
About Boys Town
As one of the largest nonprofit, nonsectarian child and family care organizations in the country, Boys Town provides compassionate, research-proven treatment for behavioral, emotional and physical problems.
Boys Town’s outreach is national in scope, with treatment and care programs at more than a dozen sites across the country. We believe that every child, regardless of circumstance, deserves the opportunity to succeed. We also recognize that every child is an individual with unique needs. That’s why, over many decades, we have developed a distinctive, research-based approach to achieving our vision that has proven successful for tens of thousands of children and families.