Program Director - Penn South NORC


Program Director - Penn South NORC

Status: Admin/Full-Time
Reports to: District Director
Date Posted: 19-Jan-2018
Job Type: Full Time



  • Provides overall direction and administration of all programs and services at the NORC and supervises the procedure followed by staff to implement the programs and services including: social work services, program development and implementations, volunteer services, purchasing and inventory of office equipment/supplies.
  • Functions as agency liaison to community, individuals, and organizations and to NORC partners.
  • Monitors and manages site budgets.
  • Develops in-service training programs for staff and volunteers.
  • Prepares grant proposals.
  • Supervises students from schools of social work.
  • Assumes direct leadership of groups.
  • Maintains records and statistics.
  • Orders program supplies and materials, maintains inventory, may supervise us or equipment and facilities.
  • Works with funding source personnel.
  • Attends community and agency meetings.



  • Depending on location, either a graduate of an accredited school of social work with M.S.W. or equivalent Masters-level degree
  • Ten years of related social work experience or its equivalent, preferred.
  • Excellent writing and record keeping skills.
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English.
  • An understanding and appreciation of the roles of race, religion, ethnicity, sexual preference, and individual values have as they relate to serving clients and families.
  • Evenings and/or weekends as assigned by District Director or designee.


JASA is a challenging and rewarding place in which to work. Professional employment possibilities are available to those who have the requisite skills, experience, and commitment to our essential mission.  JASA offers a comprehensive benefits package to its full-time and regular part-time employees. 

Compensation Package:

Major Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance; 403b Tax-Deferred Savings Plan; Flexible Spending Account; Pre-Tax Transit; and a Generous Leave policy.

Time Off: 4 Weeks’ Vacation; 12 Sick Days; 8 Legal Holidays and several Jewish Holidays per year

Ability to Move up the Ladder - JASA employees who express interest in posted vacancies will be given first preference for interviews for vacant positions.

To Apply

Email résumé and cover letter to: Indicate Program Director - Penn South NORC - Manhattan in subject line.


Mail to: JASA
Human Resources Department
247 West 37 Street – Ninth Floor
New York, NY 10018

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