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Executive Director- Mentoring

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Baltimore, MD, USABaltimoreMDUSA
Full-time

The Y in Central Maryland is looking for a bright addition to our organization in the Executive Director, Mentoring role.

How this role contributes to the Y’s mission: As Executive Director, Mentoring, you will lead the operations of a broad portfolio of mentoring programs, including Big Brothers Big Sisters at the Y. You will be responsible for identifying, cultivating, and stewarding relationships with corporate partners, funders, schools and other organizations that are mission-aligned with the Y in Central Maryland in support of Y mentoring programs and services. You will collaborate with colleagues in Youth Development, Marketing, Social Responsibility, Philanthropy and Health & Wellness to build comprehensive partnerships that materially enhance the Y’s ability to deliver impact through mentoring programs and initiatives. You will also provide direct supervision of program directors and coordinators as well as oversight to the management of the Maryland Mentor Resource Center.

Areas of Responsibility: 

As Executive Director, Mentoring, you’ll contribute to the Y and to our overall community by creating more mentor-mentee relationships that result in a lasting impact on a child’s life.

Educational Background: 
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the field of business, education, human services or other related field or Master’s degree (preferred)
Skills/Experience: 

This work is right for you if you have: 

  • An interest in the well-being of school-age youth, enthusiasm, patience, good humor, good judgment and a good spirit
  • The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children, parents/guardians, members, school administration and other Y associates
  • At least 10 years of experience in business, education, human services or related field, with a focus on mentoring programs
  • At least 5 years of experience managing associates

Organization Info

YMCA of the USA

Overview
Headquarters: 
Chicago, IL, United States
Annual Budget : 
$100-500M
Founded: 
1983
About Us
Mission: 

The YMCA mission is: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) is the national resource office for the Y, one of the nation's leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Across the U.S., 2,700 Ys engage 22 million men, women and children – of all ages, incomes and backgrounds – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation's health and well-being and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000 communities, the Y has the longstanding relationships and physical presence needed not just to promise, but also to deliver, lasting personal and social change.

Programs: 
  1. YOUTH DEVELOPMENT: Nurturing the potential of children and teens
  2. HEALTHY LIVING: Improving the nation’s health and well-being
  3. SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Giving back and providing support to neighbors

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Aug 4 2019
Active Until: 
Sep 4 2019
Hiring Organization: 
YMCA of the USA
industry: 
Nonprofit