Program Director I (CST136) in The Bronx, NY at Volunteers of America Greater New York

Date Posted: 11/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    The Bronx, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
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Job Description

Volunteers of America, Inc. (VOA, Inc.) is a national, faith-based human services organization that was founded in New York City in 1896 and has remained at the forefront of social service ever since, helping individuals and families in need overcome obstacles to living safe, healthy and productive lives in the community. The largest of the affiliates, Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY) serves tens of thousands of men, women, and children in need every year, through 80 programs staffed by 1,300 skilled and dedicated staff, throughout New York City, Westchester County and Northern New Jersey.

VOA-GNY’s life-changing, often life-saving work impacts the lives of individuals and families who are homeless and those at risk of homelessness, families recovering from domestic violence, children with developmental delays, individuals living with HIV/AIDS or behavioral health issues, older adults and veterans struggling to reintegrate. VOA, Inc. is one of the largest providers of permanent, supportive housing in the United States. VOA-GNY is the largest provider of supportive housing for veterans in New York, and is committed to addressing the needs of the community with compassion, creativity, respect, and therapeutic models that inform our work.


The program director manages the delivery of services to residents within the policies and guidelines of Volunteers of America.


A bachelor’s degree in a human services field and five years of related experience including at least two years at a supervisory or management level, or a master’s degree in a related
field with four years of general experience and one year of supervisory or management experience.


  1.  Manage program personnel.

  2.  Manage program services.

  3.  Manage program purchasing and property control.

  4.  Manage program facilities.

  5.  Serve as funding/regulatory agency liaison.

  6.  Maintain community contacts.

  7.  Prepare budgets and reports.
8.  Perform other duties as may be assigned.


  1.   Qualified personnel are recruited, trained and retained.
  2.   Program goals and objectives are met in a cost-effective manner and within the approved budget.
  3.   Purchasing and inventory controls are maintained precisely to standard.
  4.   The facility is maintained at the highest standards.
  5.   Regulatory requirements are met at the highest levels.

  6. Positive relations are maintained with the community and funding agency.

  7. Budget reports are prepared in an accurate and timely manner.

Make a living by making a difference. Apply online today! Volunteers of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled.