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Manager of Programming for Children with Special Needs

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Position Summary:

The Manager of Programming for Children with Special Needs is a multi-faceted role that combines program development, staff management, and operational and fiscal oversight. The manager ensures our current programming for children with special needs and their families remains high quality, while also pursuing new opportunities to expand our impact and effectiveness. They will develop and maintain relationships within the community, to help identify program and support needs and maximize our impact and resources. They will also oversee a team of part-time staff, who are committed to providing quality, supportive services to our participants and families.

The Manager is responsible for coordinating and managing all aspects of our current programs for children with special needs, to ensure the best possible experience for participants and to enhance quality of life for the entire family. Current programming includes:

  • Kids Connection Corner: a therapeutic respite and recreation program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Sunday Swim & Sing: a respite and recreation program for children with severe neurological disabilities and their families
  • SibShops: a recreation and support program for siblings of children with disabilities)
  • Special Education Advocacy: a family advocacy program that helps children with special needs reach their full potential by helping families address immediate needs, manage transitions, and make plans for the future.

This is a part time position at 20 hours/week. This position requires working Sunday afternoons 1-2 times per month.

Education/Experience:

  • Master's degree in social work, education, or human services preferred.
  • At least two years of experience working with youth who have Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or intellectual disabilities.
  • Experience supervising direct-service staff and volunteers.
  • Experience developing and implementing social or recreational programs for youth with disabilities.

Benefits:

  • Paid time off/ Vacation
  • 403b
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Pet Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Program

JF&CS is an equal opportunity employer who serves and employs people of all cultures and faith traditions and highly values diversity, equity and inclusion. Employment opportunities are available to all without regard for race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability.



For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


https://jfcsboston.hirecentric.com/jobs/199767-35107.html

Position Summary:

The Manager of Programming for Children with Special Needs is a multi-faceted role that combines program development, staff management, and operational and fiscal oversight. The manager ensures our current…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    October 31, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Benefits

Benefits:

  • Paid time off/ Vacation
  • 403b
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Pet Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Program

Benefits:

  • Paid time off/ Vacation
  • 403b
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Pet Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Program

Location

On-site
Waltham, MA, USA

How to Apply

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


https://jfcsboston.hirecentric.com/jobs/199767-35107.html

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


https://jfcsboston…

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