The JA Program Manager is responsible for the daily operation, planning, organizing, implementation, and administration of JA (Junior Achievement) programming throughout Chatham-Kent, Sarnia-Lambton, and Windsor-Essex. The Program Manager’s job portfolio includes organizing JA in-class programs, JA after-school Company Program, and JA summer camps across the region.
Program Management: Manage the registration and scheduling process for schools and teachers, matching volunteers to programs and acting as a liaison between teachers and program volunteers. Coordinate after-school Company Program and summer camp delivery, including scheduling, facilitation, and student recruitment. Assist in establishing and monitoring program delivery goals and budgets and reporting. Forecast and plan program materials needs.
Volunteer Management: Recruit volunteers through a variety of methods including cooperation with key contacts in JA’s community and corporate supporters. Provide training and support to all volunteers. Develop and implement activities to ensure retention and recognition of volunteers
Relationship Management: Develop new and nurture existing relationships with schools, educators, corporate coordinators, volunteers, and sponsors.
Additional duties and responsibilities: Maintain accurate program records in line with organizational standards and objectives. Represent JA in the community in a positive and professional manner. Assist in organizing and executing other JA-organized events and activities as required.
Additional Information and Requirements
This full-time position (40.0 hours per week) with regular business hours and some evenings/ weekends is available immediately. The position is based in Chatham, Ontario and reports to the Regional Director of JA South Western Ontario (Chatham-Kent, Sarnia-Lambton, Windsor-Essex)..
Are you ready to be JA South Western Ontario’s Program Manager? Send your resume and cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sept 20, 2019. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.