Sunnyside Community Services, Inc. 43-31 39th Street Sunnyside, NY, 11104 Google Maps
Sunnyside Community Services (SCS) is a community-based nonprofit centered on the belief that every person deserves meaningful support to achieve their aspirations – especially struggling families and individuals. With programs designed to enrich lives and strengthen communities through services and engagement for individuals at all ages, SCS has been lighting up lives with programs as diverse as the people they serve since 1974.
Sunnyside Community Services serves 16,000 people of all ages, ethnicities, and income levels. Approximately 2,500 students participate in SCS youth programs, which range from pre-kindergarten elementary after-school and summer camp programs, Beacon Community Centers, a Cornerstone program in public housing, and jobs and college readiness programming, amongst others. Immigrants receive support services to be able to live as full members of the community, including free immigration legal services, English for Speakers of Other Languages, and benefits access. For at-risk older adults, SCS offers a full range of services, which includes social adult day care for individuals with Alzheimer’s, home care and home health aide training, and a vibrant senior center.
Location is convenient to public transportation (a 10-minute subway ride from Grand Central.)
When applicable for the job, “SCS currently has a hybrid work model with three days in office and two days remote.”
The Associate Executive Director (AED) for Youth and Family Services manages the portfolio of youth and immigrant programs, participates as a senior-level member of the executive team that manages the organization, and works toward an integrated program model that maintains and expands the continuum of services for the benefit of participants. The AED reports to the Executive Director and directly supervises the three program leads for youth and the Director of Adult and Immigrant Services.
The ideal candidate is a seasoned professional with experience managing multi-tiered teams and working as part of an executive team. They will be looked to for leadership both at the program level and the organization overall. Further, the AED must be a strong manager with leadership vision, a sense of entrepreneurship and proven operations and budget management skills. The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, a hands-on management style, an ability to listen and be inclusive of ideas, and be able to work collaboratively with staff and leadership to address and solve problems or issues as they arise.
SCS offers an Excellent Benefits Package:
20 days of paid vacation and 12 paid sick days per year
Six personal/floating days
10 paid Holidays
Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance
403B pension plan with employer contribution
Flexible spending account
Training and development
Employee Assistance Program
Salary: $125,000 – $135,000
All positions at Sunnyside Community Services are filled without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, HIV/AIDS status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. All are encouraged to apply.
If you would like to join our team, please forward a cover letter, resume and salary requirement with subject line: AED of Youth and Family Services to email@example.com
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
For more information about Sunnyside Community Services, please visit their website at www.scsny.org