College Internship Program
Director, Special Education / Transition Programs
Posted OnJuly 15, 2019
Experience LevelNot Specified
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We’re the College Internship Program (CIP), and we’ve been helping young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and with learning differences or disabilities find success in college, employment, and independent living in our centers across the US since 1984.
CIP’s programs are specially designed to help young adults make successful transitions from adolescence to young adulthood. Our vision is to challenge the norms of what people with learning differences can achieve.
About the Position
CIP’s flagship center location in Lee, MA, in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, is looking for a motivated and inspired leader to continue to drive our vision and deliver operational excellence to the families and students we serve.
The Program Director role holds center-level accountability for the CIP centers overall growth and success. Program Directors oversee and manage the three key pillars of the successful operation of a site location: (1) quality programming and service delivery; (2) administrative and physical functions of the site; and (3) admissions function in order to ensure quantity and quality in enrollment.
Program Directors work closely with CIP’s national leadership to inform the strategic planning process and in turn, are responsible for delivering on the company’s strategic plans and initiatives at the center level. Program Directors bring a strategic mindset and long-term outlook as well as the ability to lead and develop their team. Directors manage and maintain high-level relationships with key contacts including families, educational consultants and institutions, and practitioners in the field.
Relocation assistance is available.
A successful Program Director must have a broad knowledge of program management and leadership principles, including:
Skills, Education and Requirements:
Please submit your resume, salary expectations and cover letter detailing how your experience meets the requirements of the position to our job posting.
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