NFI Massachusetts Inc. a private non profit organization is currently seeking a solid manager for the role of Assistant Program Director (APD) at one of our STARR programs located in Lowell, MA.
Four Corners in Lowell, MA provides safe, therapeutic, short-term residential placement for male and female youth age 12-18. The program serves youth and families struggling with issues that include emotional disturbance, trauma, family conflict and behavioral issues such as truancy, running and substance abuse.
The program works with youth and families in crisis, providing them with opportunities to assess, stabilize and work together to create a strong plan for the future. The program provides crisis intervention, intensive family treatment, clinical assessments and assessment-based recommendations for further treatment. Services include onsite educational and therapeutic groups to address topics like anger management, life skills, healthy relationships, coping skills, substance abuse and anxiety management. The goal is rapid stabilization and reintegration home or to the next appropriate setting within 45 days.
The Assistant Program Director will be responsible for building and ensuring a milieu that promotes the safety and security of those served. The goals are to provide mentoring, and guidance to program staff and role model life skills.
The Assistant Program Director will be responsible for assisting the Program Director in the day to day operations of the program, including administrative tasks, staff supervision, oversight of client care and treatment coordination.
Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree and/or two to three years of experience working with similar populations in a supervisory role .
A valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle are required.
All resumes will be sent to Jessica Seder, Human Resource Administrator, at NFI Massachusetts, Inc. for review.