Based in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District, the Vietnamese Youth Development Center (VYDC) is a multi-service agency offering services in employment and leadership training, education support and advocacy as well as individual and family counseling for immigrant and low-income youth and their families. The Center’s programs help to divert youth by providing constructive activities that impact their world, increase their individual and cultural pride as well as build community spirit. Founded over 40 years ago, VYDC serves over 500 young people of all background each year. For more information visit www.vydc.org
The Operations & Programs Director is responsible for oversight of the agency’s operations and programs that are consistent with the agency’s mission and needs of our community. The Operations and Programs Director will manage employees and independent contractors. The Operations and Programs Director will also provide strategic leadership and direction in the development and implementation of strategies for short and long-term goals in operations and programs. The Operations and Programs Director will work closely with the Executive Director and Board of Directors on developing agency policy and making program and operations decisions for the entire organization. The ideal candidate has strong management and interpersonal skills along with a deep understanding of the Southeast Asian refugee resettlement experiences in the United States, especially in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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