BronxWorks

Job Title

DIRECTOR OF TRAINING & EDUCATION

Job Description

BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and are guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences. We have 37 locations throughout the Bronx with programs offering assistance in the areas of family, children and youth support, educational services, elder care, homelessness, mental health and workforce development. We are an employer of choice for anyone seeking a meaningful career in the social services field and we offer a generous range of benefits to full-time salaried employees.


BronxWorks seeks a Director of Training & Education to oversee all department functions and provide customized training to over 850 direct care, management and administrative staff of a settlement house model social service agency which provides food, shelter, education and support to residents of the South Bronx.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identify and assess current and future training needs through job analysis, population assessment, career paths, annual performance appraisals and consultation with managers
  • Develop and implement an agency-wide training and development plan that addresses need and expectations of all BronxWorks departments
  • Oversee and participate in New Employee Orientation Onboarding Program comprised of in-person and online trainings
  • Develop outcome measures and regularly evaluate program effectiveness
  • Manage training department budget
  • Maintain a keen understanding of training trends, developments and best practices
  • Manage all internship programs including MSW One Year Residency Program (OYR)
  • Serve as point of contact with social work graduate schools and is responsible for overseeing the application and placement process for the BronxWorks intern program
  • Supervises and collaborates with the training coordinator in organizing and scheduling monthly training to meet staff needs and accomplish training goals outlined in the strategic training plan
  • Identifies internal subject matter experts, mentors other staff to deliver training, and schedules external training consultants.
  • Tracks training compliance and collaborates on developing engaging online training materials using Cornerstone LMS.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree in Human Services, MSW preferred
  • Three years of training experience
  • Able to work efficiently with PowerPoint, Word, Excel
  • Knowledge of Learning Management Systems preferred

Advanced-level professional competency in written and spoken English language is required. Authorization to work in the United States for any employer is mandatory.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

  • BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round.
  • Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave
  • 12 paid holidays.
  • Comprehensive medical, and life insurance coverage care for employees and their families, at little or no cost to employees.
  • A pension plan that is 100% employer paid
  • Two tax deferred annuity plans and employee assistance in maximizing the pension plan and tax deferred annuity plans to prepare for retirement.
  • TransitChek – Employees may use TransitChek to have money taken out of their pretax salaries to pay for their public transportation commute.
  • Free and confidential assessment, counseling, and referral service, to assist employees and their families with a wide range of personal problems.

ADDITIONALLY, BronxWorks Offers:

  • A comprehensive monthly training calendar
  • Access to some scholarship opportunities
  • Non-financial support and internship opportunities for employees who return to school, particularly for their Master of Social Work degrees

Candidates can apply directly on BronxWorks Careers website by clicking on URL Link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=1b568ba3-8b35-4407-aa58-c406cde8fb17&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=45381&lang=en_US&source=CC4

BronxWorks seeks to build an inclusive organization grounded in respect for differences. We support all aspects of diversity, and in accordance with  federal, state and local laws,  does not discriminate unlawfully against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, military status, national origin (including ancestry), predisposing genetic characteristic, race, sex, gender, actual or perceived sexual orientation (including actual or perceived heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality and asexuality), status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by law. This commitment applies to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training and employee development, placement, promotion, demotion, upgrading, downgrading, transfer, layoff and termination.

Salary Information

To Apply

Candidates can apply directly on BronxWorks Careers website by clicking on URL Link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=1b568ba3-8b35-4407-aa58-c406cde8fb17&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=45381&lang=en_US&source=CC4


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