Job Opportunity: Place of Grace Program Director

Place of Grace has one available position.

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1. Program Director

Summary

Place of Grace, a not for profit, newly developed organization with a mission to establish a Christ-centered women’s long-term recovery home in Huntington County with a vision to offer a Christian environment that empowers women to be responsible citizens with a future and a hope, will accept applications for a program director. The Director will oversee the procedures and program objectives of Place of Grace as well as report activities to the board and plan for future services in order to assure that women exiting the criminal justice system have adequate housing and sufficient support.

Responsibilities

This job will be carried out with such duties as assuring funding for the mission through grant writing and seeking out potential funders for services, secure and develop an appropriate facility for the services, assure that services fit within the mission of the organization as well as meet the needs of the client base, and serve as an ambassador of the organization in order to promote the services. The Director will provide oversight for transition from jail to the community for the women, empowering them to be responsible citizens with a future and a hope while also working in partnership with local churches, groups and agencies.

 

Additional Requirements

The applicant should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in the social sciences of social work, criminal justice, psychology, sociology, Christian ministry, etc. The Director should also have a minimum of two years of related experience and/or training in the area of social sciences and/or criminal justice. Must have a current driver’s license, access to a vehicle and personal automobile insurance. The Director should hold a current CPR care and First Aid Certification within 30 days of hire and maintain both. The applicant should have a Christian commitment with evangelical persuasion.

Salary

Salary is competitive for nonprofit agencies in the Huntington community.

Letters of interest with credentials and a current resume should be addressed to:

Place of Grace · P.O.  Box 5172 · Huntington, IN 46750. 
Inquiries can be sent to:  huntingtonplaceofgrace@gmail.com
Application deadline is November 15, 2015. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
For more information, see Place of Grace’s Facebook page: here
 

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