Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow is a 32 year old not-for-profit organization operating out of multiple locations that provides education, employment and training services to disadvantaged youth and adults. The Senior Director of Adult Services, as an Executive staff member, will be responsible for overseeing Adult Education and Literacy (ESOL, ABE, HSE prep), Immigration and Adult Employment Services across multiple sites. The position is Brooklyn-based but travel will be required to other OBT locations.
Specific responsibilities include ensuring that all contractual requirements are met; supervising administrative and instructional staff; creating annual class schedules and coordinating sites; designing and implementing standardized curricula for all instructional areas; overseeing budgets; collaborating with other staff regarding budgets, recruitment, referrals; liaising with government and private funders; working closely with Employment and Retention staff to assure that quality placements are being made and retention goals are being met; assuring that all program data is being entered into internal and funder databases in a timely and accurate manner; oversight of the maintenance of one program facility; representing the agency and the CEO at all relevant meetings and serving on all external committees related to workforce development.
Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s degree preferred; must have ten years of relevant work experience with at least four years of management experience; must be flexible, capable of multi-tasking, organized, detail oriented and possess a well-rounded interpersonal skill set with the capacity to build strong relationships with a multi-disciplinary staff; must be comfortable working with numbers and managing data; prior workforce development experience is strongly preferred. Only qualified candidates should send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to Randolph Peers at firstname.lastname@example.org