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12 Nov 2021

Full-Time Director, Child & Youth Programs

YWCA NWT –  Yellowknife, NT

Job Description


is seeking a

Director, Child & Youth Programs

The Director is a member of the YWCA NWT Senior Management team and will lead and manage a range of high-quality child and youth services in Yellowknife, NT including:

• 340 licensed spaces of After School child care within Yellowknife schools

• GirlSpace programming to support girls with safe spaces to discuss issues and grow their leadership skills and develop self-esteem

• Dudes Club to promote healthy coping strategies for youth and ensures they have the support and services they need

• Child Recovery programs to support children who experience or witness abuse in the home

• Yellowknife Family Centre, a play-based, parent-child support program with a toy lending library

The director manages all aspects of programming from program design and staffing models to hiring and supervising program coordinators, maintaining licensing of child care spaces, orienting and training program staff, providing direct and indirect supervision of staff, producing reports for funding bodies, liaising with parents, child protection, levels of government and other agencies, maintaining financial records to assist in administering accounts receivable, and budgeting for the department.

Salary range: Starting at $87,606, dependent on qualifications and experience. Benefits also offered.

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How to Apply

Submit resumé and cover letter outlining your experience and how it meets the job requirements. Open to Canadian citizens or Permanent residents only. We do not offer job sponsorship.

Hawa Dumbuya-Sesay

Executive Director, YWCA NWT


Job Categories: Other. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 80,000 - 100,000. Advertised until: 2021-12-12

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