Crossroad Child & Family Services Director of Children’s Services
Fort Wayne, Indiana • Full-time
About the Job
Join the Crossroad team as our Director of Children’s Services! The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and maintaining a safe and effective treatment milieu for clients in our residential programs. S/he supervises, trains, and mentors direct reports; oversees programming in the residential living units, and upholds licensing and accreditation standards for the residential programs. The Director of Children’s Services works as part of a team of program and department directors to achieve excellent service delivery for our clients, their families, and placing agents. S/he must have excellent organization, problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills as well as demonstrate flexible and effective time management.
Candidates for this position must have a Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or other Human Services discipline; or a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or other Human Services discipline; plus four (4) years of work experience in a child welfare agency or therapeutic setting that serves children.
This is a full-time, exempt position with benefits including:
- Health and Dental insurance
- 401(k) with up to 5% match
- Life Insurance
- Long-term Disability Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program
- Tuition Reimbursement Program
- Hiring bonus after 90 days
About Crossroad Child & Family Services
Founded in 1883, Crossroad is a nonprofit treatment provider for emotionally troubled children and their families. Behind that simple description is a long list of therapy, education, and family support services provided both to children who live on our campus and to those we work with in the community. Crossroad’s mission is to create promising futures for children in difficult circumstances by providing therapy, education, and family support services. Learn more about Crossroad at www.crossroad-fwch.org.