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Director of Summer Programs

Posted on June 13, 2024

Milken Community School - Los Angeles, CA

Inclusive/Diverse, Not Applicable

Our School, founded on Jewish values, is about who our children can become and how they can help others become who they might be. Because the world our children will create tomorrow is born in the School we build today, our mission is to educate our children so they can surpass us. Milken Community School will launch an expanded summer program in summer 2025. Milken is seeking an experienced, dynamic leader to shape, recruit for, and implement Milken’s summer camps, athletics, and activities. Beginning in summer of 2024, the Summer Program Director will work with the External Relations team and related academic departments to shape/design the program, which will begin recruiting staff and participants in the Fall/Winter 2024. The Summer Program Director oversees most aspects of the Milken summer program, with the goal of serving elementary to high school aged children. This position plays a crucial role in providing existing families with engaging summer activities and attracting new families through enriching experiences. The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational, leadership and communication skills, as well as a passion for creating engaging enrichment experiences to inspire students’ curiosity and creativity and weaving in meaningful Jewish experiences and culture. This is a full-time position reporting to the Director of Communications & Associate Director of External Relations. Areas of Responsibility: Program Development and Leadership, Staff Management, Policies and Procedures Development, Financial Management, Program Outreach and Representation, Marketing and Promotion, Parent Engagement/Customer Service, Daily Operations Management & Program Evaluation. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in education, administration or related field, Related experience in program development, management or administration, preferably in a summer camp setting, Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines effectively, Exceptional leadership and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate staff, participants and families, Essential experience in budgeting and financial management, Experience in staff supervision and team management, with a focus on recruitment, training and performance evaluation, Knowledge of child development principles, experiential learning techniques and best practices in youth programming, Commitment to creating inclusive, supportive, and culturally responsive learning environments, Familiarity with relevant regulations, safety standards and risk management practices related to youth programs and educational settings, Flexibility, adaptability and resilience to navigate challenges and uncertainty in a dynamic and evolving environment & Passion for education and youth development, with a dedication to creating enriching and engaging experiences that foster curiosity, creativity and personal growth in students. Salary: $90,000 to $110,000 Annual with benefits. Full-time. Milken strives to be a nurturing, diverse and inclusive community. Apply: https://www.jewishjobs.com/job/jg8nw8/director-of-summer-programs/los-angeles/ca/united-states. http://www.milkenschool.org