Riverdale, NY (The Bronx)
The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and oversees about 30 full- and 80 part-time staff.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:
For nearly 150 years, Riverdale Neighborhood House (RNH) has served the vibrant and multicultural community of Riverdale, offering vital human services and enriching programming for individuals and families of all ages, life stages and socioeconomic backgrounds. Major program areas include early childhood education, school-age care, services for youth and older adults as well as a seasonal community pool. Recently RNH took on the leadership of Riverdale Community Center (RCC), an affiliate operating at a separate site, in an effort to coordinate and expand overall programming in the community. In response to the ever-changing needs of a diverse population, RNH and RCC are embarking on an exciting chapter of innovation and transformation.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:
The new Executive Director (ED) will provide visionary leadership at this critical juncture for RNH. In partnership with the Board, the ED will reinvigorate the organization by refocusing its priorities to serve current and future community needs.
The key responsibilities of this position in the first 18 months will be to:
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
The new ED will be a dynamic and innovative leader with sound judgment and the know-how to partner with the Board and organization through a transformational period. They will be inspired by the opportunity to bring a new direction and focus to a historical and respected non-profit to better serve diverse community needs. Additionally, they will feel a connection to the Bronx and the Riverdale community and a desire to be a hands-on leader.
Key Experiences Include:
Education: Bachelor’s degree required.
Compensation: Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience.
Riverdale Neighborhood House is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, national origin, ethnic origin, citizenship status, disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in its employment policies. In addition, Riverdale Neighborhood House will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
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