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Program Director

This position is responsible for researching, planning, developing and implementing the ministry’s programs. Their overall goal is to ensure that all programs are efficiently delivered and add value to the ministry. This person will create an environment of open communication within the ministry by collaborating with other departments on decision-making responsibilities and initiating programs.

* Hire, train, and be a motivating mentor to staff and volunteers.
* Create and nurture effective communication within the ministry.
* Build a strong team through open communication and by collaborating on responsibilities, project tasks, and progress.
* Initiate and set goals for programs based on the ministry’s strategic objectives.
* Plan programs from start to finish, including identifying processes, deadlines, and milestones.
* Develop and approve operations, business-related documents, and budgets.
* Select and assign team members or volunteers to projects.
* Draft reports on operations and plans for stakeholders.
* Act as a liaison and spokesperson for the program.
* Ensure the smooth running of operations under their control.
* Determine new projects, programs, and initiatives for the ministry.
* Devise evaluation strategies to monitor performance and determine the need for improvements.
* Supervise all programs, employees, and volunteers involved to provide feedback and resolve complex problems.
* Discover ways to enhance efficiency and productivity of procedures and people.
* Ensure program operations and activities adhere to legal guidelines and internal policies.
* Administration duties as necessary (social media, website, emails)
* All other duties as assigned.

A successful Program Director has a variety of skills and qualifications that allow them to manage their responsibilities effectively, which can include:
* Demonstrated leadership skills
* Strategic mindset
* Ability to multitask
* Problem-solving skills
* Written and verbal communication skills
* Interpersonal skills
* Understanding of project/program management techniques
* Knowledge of data analysis, reporting, and budgeting

Salary Range: Full time: $35,000-$45,000 based on experience and education. Could also be part-time if preferred, willing to discuss options.

If interested, please send cover letter and resume to:

Time:  Full-Time Year Round
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Programming



Updated: 10/4/2023 3:11:54 PM

Job Contact:
Vicki Widmar
(740) 599-7707

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Why work at Joy of Living Camp:

ABOUT JOY OF LIVING CAMP Nestled in along the banks of the Mohican River in the heart of central Ohio's Amish country, Joy of Living Camp has been providing an exceptional Christian summer camp experience for at-risk and disadvantaged children and youth for more than 25 years. Campers play, learn, and grow while participating in traditional camp activities - archery, river canoeing and tubing, and horsemanship, to name just a few! In a warm and fun atmosphere, staff focus on loving campers to Christ and helping them to develop a dynamic relationship with Him. Praise and worship singing, campfires, fun camp traditions, off-the-wall silly songs, games, and activities all enhance the experiences of making new friends and enjoying Christian fellowship. The heart of Joy of Living Camp is Jesus Christ, and His praise is incorporated into every area of the camping program. Here campers are introduced to Jesus and are offered an opportunity to discover hope, mature and grow in faith, and make friends and memories that will positively impact their lives and last a lifetime!

18860 Dodd Road
    Brinkhaven, OH 43006-0338

(740) 599-7707

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