Director / Chief Operating Officer

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $45,000
Maximum: $55,000
Details: Salary commesurate with skills and experience.




14070 Brandywine Road
PO Box 206
United States


23 Year Old Social Service Agency ISO Dedicated, Experienced Director

Is This Your Ideal Job? 

As Community Support Systems’ Director/Chief Operating Officer, you will lead an established social service agency that provides safety-net services to people at-risk. You will be in a warm, caring, and congenial environment, working with a wonderful group of dedicated volunteers to provide real help to people struggling to make ends meet. Everyday you’ll wear a number of hats, from direct-service work with clients to program administration to budgeting. You’ll laugh a lot, cry sometimes, and be challenged often.  

How You Will Spend Your Day

The daily schedule is varied. On any given day you might work with clients looking for resources, troubleshoot logistics and confer with volunteers, write a publicity piece, work on a fundraising event, attend a board meeting, give a presentation, work on a grant, do everyday tasks such as record-keeping and data analysis, or visit at the CSS Shared Senior Living House. You’ll help guide the agency, working collaboratively to adopt activities and approaches that keep our programs relevant and meaningful. In the process, you’ll interface with people from different backgrounds and socio-economic groups. 

Our Ideal Candidate

Empathetic people-person with a friendly and approachable demeanor, positive attitude, sense of humor, and commitment to helping others. 

Experience in program and agency management in a social service setting.

Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field required. Master’s Degree preferred.

Excellent written and oral communication skills (including public speaking). Solid grasp of the issues faced by low-income people.  Strong work ethic. Managerial skills. Microsoft Office. Social media. 

Reliable transportation.

Salary & Benefits

Starting salary is $55,000. 35-40 hour work week. 2 weeks paid vacation. Other benefits may apply.

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35-40 hour work week. 

2 weeks paid vacation. 

Other benefits may apply.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

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