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18 Degrees Program Director - Pittsfield Community in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Program Director - Pittsfield Community Connection 18 Degrees, Inc. (formerly Berkshire Children & Families) a dynamic non-profit agency serving Western MA, is where new beginnings come to light for children and families - and could be where your new career does the same! We are looking for a Program Director - PCC-Coalition and Community Mobilization Lead. The Program Director is responsible for representing the program and for building the coalition of community stakeholders that are committed to addressing violence as a community health issue. The Program Director will develop and implement with their input of the Youth Advisory Board and the community stakeholders will develop a community strategy to address racial equity, trauma informed service provision and positive youth development. The Program Director has final responsibility for PCC-Coalition program operations, as well as the program budget, data collection and reporting, and the administrative aspects of the PCC-Coalition program. Works in direct, daily partnership with Program Director of PCC-SSYI (Safe & Successful Youth Initiative) and PCC- Shannon to oversee and maximize the coordination and collaboration of gang intervention and gun violence prevention programming, efforts, and services. Education: MSW, MPH, or equivalent, strongly preferred. Minimum Required: Associates Degree or higher in human services or related field. Experience: 2-3 years of program-supervisory experience working within the local community agencies and employers in a human services capacity. Gun violence and/or gang intervention/prevention experience preferred. Grassroots community mobilization Supervisory Experience Other Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Strong computer and internet skills, including Microsoft Office. Strong interpersonal communication skills. Public speaking and presentations Multilingual/Multicultural candidates encouraged to apply. Competitive salary and benefits offered. Visit our website at AA/EOE