Delta Family Resource Centre is seeking a dynamic and experienced Program Manager to lead and supervise a team of 10 Youth Justice Workers and Reintegration in our Pempamsie Program, which focuses on providing culturally-appropriate services for Black youth (ages 15-29) and their families who are in conflict with systems (particularly the justice system).
Working within a multi-disciplinary team and framework, the successful candidate will have demonstrated competencies in supervising evidence-informed practice and services to this demographic with a sound understanding of the complex challenges these youth and their families face. Reporting to the Executive Director, the incumbent will participate in the agency leadership team, s/he will liaise with key partners as required and manage the operational issues as well as participate in strategic vision and directions for the agency. The successful candidate will ensure that the conceptualization and delivery of Pempamsie programs and services are consistent with the mission, values, policies, procedures, standards, and priorities of the organization. The manager will ensure that linkages to parents and program participants are forged that balance responsive, evidence-informed services with empowerment and mutual aid philosophies. Regarding the external environment, they ensure that Delta Family is well represented and appropriately positioned within the professional and other communities of interest by assuming leadership roles, developing effective partnerships that produce identified objectives.
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