Title: Director of Core Site Program
Site: Puget Sound
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Core Site Director of Program will lead the delivery of all program activities at Year Up Puget Sound. S/he will draw upon personal experiences with programmatic leadership to work through a team of leaders to achieve high-quality outcomes for the young adults we serve. Acting as the general manager of Year Up's core program, this person will foster collaboration across the various programmatic functions (Admissions, Student Services and Academics) to ensure that activities are aligned and on track within the annual program cycle. S/he is responsible for ensuring that site goals for retention, admissions, and outcomes are met. Inn collaboration with the leadership team and site staff, this individual will ensure that the site meets its goal of 75% student retention through graduation.
This person will be expected act as a direction setter by using both data and real-time input from staff in order to identify and act on key opportunities for continuous improvement, with a goal of increasing program quality, scalability, and sustainability. Acting as a servant leader, s/he will provide coaching for other program leaders as they manage their teams, and will take responsibility for maintaining and strengthening the capacity of Year Up Puget Sound staff to deliver the program effectively.
As a member of Year Up Puget Sound's leadership team, s/he will play an active role in shaping organizational strategy, contributing to site-wide and cross-site initiatives, and promoting a healthy team culture.
Site-Wide and Cross-Site Leadership
Please submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume through our website.
Note that applications without a cover letter will not be considered. We respectfully request no phone calls.