Assistant Director, Albany Cornerstone Center

Full Time

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors, and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive.  We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth.  CAMBA serves a diverse cross-section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.

CAMBA’s Cornerstone Program:  CAMBA administers services at 9 Community Centers across Brooklyn. All Cornerstone programs are run in partnership with other community organizations to provide education, recreation, cultural activities, health information and screenings, youth leadership, and social services to the neighborhood’s students, their families, and other residents. Activities and services are available after school, evenings, and on weekends.

Position: Assistant Director

Reports To: Program Director

Location: 3679 Nostrand Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11229

What The Assistant Director Does: is ensures the smooth day-to-day running and supervision of the program, program facility, and program-related staff and services in accordance with all program goals, targets, and performance outcomes and all CAMBA and program policies, procedures, and protocols. They will also work with direct reporting staff to improve work performance through participant feedback, training, and other appropriate mechanisms, administer constructive discipline to direct reporting staff, as needed, and manage their own time effectively and coordinate program activities to maximize the time of direct reporting staff.

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Associate’s degree (A.S.) and four years of youth development experience
  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) and/or equivalent experience.

Other Requirements:

  • Evening and Saturday hours are required.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain:
    • Doctor’s note certifying good health
    • Proof of negative results from TB test
    • State Central Registry (SCR) clearance
    • Dept. of Health fingerprint clearance
    • FDNY Certificate of Fitness S-95 (must complete within two weeks of hire date)

All CAMBA Education and Youth Development staff are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in compliance with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene requirements for DYCD-funded programs.

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