Director of Programs:
Embrace is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Programs. This full-time position is located at our office on the Historic Square in McKinney, Texas. The Director of Programs is a dynamic, energetic, driven individual passionate about creating a safer community for children. He/she compassionately ministers directly to children, caregivers, caseworkers, and volunteers through a variety of Embrace events and programs. The Director connects, equips, and empowers local churches to support and wrap-around foster, adoptive, and at-risk families in their congregation and the community.
As part of a small nonprofit team, flexibility and a “can-do” spirit of teamwork are key. The Director of Programs aides in the development efforts of the organization to secure funds, donations (both monetary and in-kind), and grants to meet the budgetary requirements of the program department, and wisely stewards available funds for maximum impact in the community.
The Director of Programs recruits, trains and retains volunteers serving the ministry in a variety of roles, with a goal of ensuring the ministry is always staffed with the best and most reliable individuals. He/she is constantly assessing the ever-changing needs of the ministry’s clients and exploring innovative solutions to issues that put children in the community at risk. He/she collaborates with local resources and partners to create synergy and avoid duplication of efforts.