Career Systems Development - Job Corp Deputy Center Director in Guthrie, Oklahoma
**Interested in making a difference in young adults’ lives between the ages of 16-24? If so we may have the perfect job for you.
Job Corps is a government-funded, no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps socioeconomically disadvantaged youth. We strive to fulfill this mission by following our Core Values of_ “Safety, Individual Accountability, Respect, Integrity, Growth and Commitment.”
Come and surround yourself with talented and professional individuals who have also taken the next step of making a difference in someone’s life. You would not only have a great and dedicated team to work with, but you would also be eligible to take advantage of a comprehensive benefits plan which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), legal, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.
Plans, organizes, administers, and controls the following student programs and activities necessary to effectively operate and meet the objectives of a Job Corps training center: career development and social development components. Acts as Center Director when necessary
**DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Demonstrates and abides by the Company Core Values and the operating principles
Responsible for the overall administration of the following components: career development to include academic and vocational training and social development
Serves as Center Director as necessary
Responsible for meeting established goals and objectives
Builds a continuing relationship with community leaders and social, civic and service organizations.
KeepsCenter Director abreast of all matters sufficient to warrant attention. Develops and maintains channels of communication with staff to provide a free flow of information to the Center Director
Conducts regular staff meetings and in-service training sessions
Plans and prepares budgets to provide for current and projected activities
Provides necessary reports for the Department of Labor and corporate headquarters
Ensures that departmental reviews are conducted regularly
Responsible for ensuring that departmental equal employment and affirmative action goals and objectives are met
Responsible for the safe operation of assigned center functions and also the safety of the students
Prepares and conducts performance evaluations
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum: Bachelor’s Degree. Three years’ experience in program management and direction in Job Corps or similar training program. Must have experience working with youth.
Preferred: Master’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience working with the program’s targeted population.
Knowledge Required:Knowledge of educational programs, including academic and vocational training, contract administration, fiscal analysis. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Physical and mental toughness to withstand long hours required. Ability to establish rapport and relate effectively with students and to direct and inspire staff.
All post offer candidates must complete and pass a background check and drug screen.
_CSD is a leader in workforce development operating Job Corps centers throughout the U.S. since 1964 and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action / Female / Minority / Disabled / Veteran Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, child-birth, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, disability, family care status, veteran status, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. CSD makes reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Susan Evans at (888) 308-0338 to request a reasonable accommodation.