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Program Director at My First Place

Join a community of "Care in Action"! HopeWell, Inc. is seeking a Program Director for its My First Place Program in Roxbury, MA. 

Why Work at HopeWell? HopeWell is known for its high standards and deeply dedicated staff and caregivers. We aim to be leaders in care and a force for good. We show our care in action by offering staff a comprehensive total rewards package that values employee wellness, work-life balance, and continuous learning. Benefits include student loan pay-down assistance, tuition reimbursement, funding for professional development, as well as a full suite of healthcare benefits, generous paid-time-off, and more. 

About My First Place: My First Place is an education and employment program developed nearly two decades ago by First Place for Youth. Envisioning a future where the disparities between foster youth and their non-foster peers have been eliminated, the My First Place program offers youth stable, safe and affordable housing, community- based case management, and individualized education and employment supports. Under the direction of the Program Director, a team of staff including Youth Advocates, an Education and Employment Specialist, and a Housing Specialist, support youth in working towards healthy living, education, employment, and housing goals that youth set for themselves 

About the Role: The Program Director will oversee the existing My First Place Program Model and implement high quality, youth-centered services. In collaboration with the VP, Programs, the ideal candidate will provide strategic direction to My First Place programming while focusing on sustaining and improving services as well as growth. The ideal candidate will be well versed in services for transition age youth and will bring a unique skill set of clinical, business, and managerial expertise. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a growing and engaged team to serve transition age youth comprehensively. 

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In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, military status, veteran status, or genetic information. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) To file a complaint of discrimination write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer