Virginia State Government Assistant Program Director in Portsmouth, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

Full-time position, excellent benefits. Assists in managing the operations of a program contracted with the Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) designed to implement an innovative and comprehensive system of services for youth / young adults (teens to 21 years old) returning to the community from Direct Care placement under juvenile parole supervision. Position will include assisting the program director with hiring, training and supervision of staff; collection of performance measurement data; and coordination of work with the DJJ, local Court Service Units and human services agencies; as well as planning program operations; managing program budget; providing fiscal reporting; developing policies and procedures and managing the implementation of program services. Candidates must possess a strong combination of clinical and administrative abilities as well as strong oral and written communication skills. Must provide own transportation (mileage reimbursed at 54.5¢ per mile) and be able to do occasional overnight travel. Localities to be served include: Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Franklin, Isle of Wight County and Southampton County. Requires the ability to work a flexible schedule and maintain on-call responsibilities. Agency phone provided.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with at least 3 years human services experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a human services discipline or related field such as criminal justice, experience providing and/or managing services for court involved youth/young adults, and competency-based counseling . Supervisory and program management experience also preferred.

Special Requirements

Application online with Jobs.Virginia.com is not available. Please access the TYSC website and follow the application instructions exactly. A current driving record must be attached to the application.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Application online with Jobs.Virginia.com is not available. Please access the TYSC website and follow the application instructions exactly. A current driving record must be attached to the application.

Working Title: Assistant Program Director

Role Title: Non-Classified

Job Open Date: 09/21/2018

Job Close Date: 10/19/2018

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $40,117

Agency: Tidewater Youth Services Commission (TYSC)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Portsmouth - 740

Position Number: 00001

Job Posting Number: 1039880

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: UG