Dupont Family YMCA Youth Development Center
West Essex Branch YMCA
YMCA of Grant County
The Y Achievers Sr. Director is responsible for the delivery of a community-wide Achievers Program with a goal to positively impact academic success and knowledge of post-secondary education options among targeted populations. Positive identity and life skills development are also program goals. This position will provide the necessary leadership to recruit, organize and direct youth participants, adult instructors and volunteers, and community leadership volunteers serving on a program Advisory Committee.
While performing the responsibilities of this position, the employee is required to talk and hear. The employee is often required to stand, walk and use their hands and fingers, to handle or feel. The employee is occasionally required to sit, reach with arms and hands, and lift up to ten pounds of weight. Vision abilities required by this job includes close and distance vision. Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions and to supervise program activities in an aquatic/pool environment.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate. This position usually works in an office and youth development oriented environment, but the mission of the organization may sometimes take them to non-standard workplaces. This position works a standard work week, but additionally will occasionally work evening, weekend, and additional hours to ensure facility coverage and accommodate activities such as special events and representing the organization at community events.