Program Director

CultureLink
Published
June 1, 2021
Location
Toronto, Canada
Category
Job Type

Description

Duties and qualifications are listed in the full posting, available here.
CultureLink is a settlement and community organization with 30 years’ experience in developing and delivering services to meet the needs of diverse communities. Passionate about providing innovative services, we adapt to changes and create new programs that best respond to and address our clients’ specific needs.

Our team of more than 70 staff members, speaking more than 30 languages, is dedicated, knowledgeable, and multicultural. We serve between 10,000 and 12,000 participants on average each year. .

Our services connect cultures to build welcoming communities. We assist newcomers looking for employment, help families navigate the school system, and provide youth with the skills necessary for bright and successful futures. We support refugees and bring together new and established Canadians.

The Role

The Program Director is a critical role on CultureLink’s Executive Leadership Team. Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Program Director leads and supervises the program managers for Settlement and Community Services. The successful candidate will have significant experience in the settlement sector and with our core funders, an intuitive grasp of emerging needs among our clients, a commitment to innovation, and strong organizational skills. This role reports directly to the Executive Director and leads and supervises the program managers for Settlement and Community Services.

The successful candidate will have significant experience in the settlement sector and with our core funders, an intuitive grasp of emerging needs among our clients, a commitment to innovation, and strong organizational skills. A primary goal for the first year of the contract will be to improve communication channels, training processes, and administrative procedures among program managers, in order to advance the agency’s strategic goals related to quality service provision, accountability and equity.

Program delivery and supervision is currently primarily remote and the Program Director must be proficient with technology and online tools. The Program Director can work at CultureLink’s main office or remotely, at their primary residence in circumstance such as those we are experiencing through the current pandemic. Occasional ability to safely go to our office locations is also essential.

To Apply

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to our recruitment partner, the Business Sherpa Group, at careers@businesssherpagroup.com. We thank all applicants for their interest in CultureLink, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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