Clubhouse Program Director
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Are you looking to make a difference in your local community?  Bridgeways is seeking a Program Director for our new Marysville Clubhouse.  Our Clubhouse, following the structure of Clubhouse International, will be a place where people living with mental illness come together to promote wellness, recovery, employment, and advocacy. We will strive to be a place where relationships are created and maintained, good, healthy meals are shared, and program ownership and responsibility are valued. We want our members to see the Bridgeways Clubhouse as a place to find purpose, friendship, and support in becoming more healthy, active, and aware.


Benefits and Pay Range:

$65,000 - $70,000 annually DOE


Our benefit programs have been curated to provide employees with options and comprehensive coverage including:

  • Generous Paid Time Off -- New Employees accrue up to 31 paid days off, including 15 flexible use PTO days, 10 paid holidays, and 2 personal days.  Bridgeways closes for the final week of the year.
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance with medical premiums starting as low as $24 biweekly.  Our benefits start the 1st of the month after your hire date to prevent a break in coverage.
  • 401K with employer matching after 90 days and immediate vesting.
  • A robust Employee Assistance Plan.  Program benefits include free counseling, retirement, financial planning and care provider services and resources
  • Optional voluntary life, accident, cancer, and critical illness insurance plans.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversight and Management of the day-to-day operations of the Clubhouse.
  • Recruitment, hiring, training, supervision, and separation of all Clubhouse staff.
  • Management of annual budget development and monitoring of ongoing financial activities of the Clubhouse.
  • Establish and maintain work ordered day programming, employment, education, outreach, housing, community support, personal advocacy, and social opportunities while building a positive relationship with participants to promote hope, choice, wellness and recovery.
  • Support the Bridgeways' Director of Development in fund development and fundraising activities for the Clubhouse
  • Network, coordinate, and develop collaborative working relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Coordinate communication to board members and attend board meetings regarding operations, incidents, issues, and concerns.



Requirements

Requirements

Education/Training/Experience:

  • Four years or experience in working with people with mental health challenges, preferably in a supervisory capacity.
  • Valid WA State Drivers License
  • Ability to pass a criminal history background check.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain Clubhouse Accreditation from Clubhouse International
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in psychology, sociology, social work, or related human service field.  Master's degree preferred.
  • Preferred prior training in Trauma Informed Care
  • Strong problem solving, multi-tasking, and written communication skills

Required Personal Skills: 

  • Must be able to practice empathetic listening, humility, curiosity, and self-awareness and be able to work collaboratively with people with varied personalities, disabilities, cultures, and interests while maintaining healthy boundaries.
  • Ability to demonstrate adherence to a strengths-based perspective in words and actions with participants.
  • Ability to adhere to Bridgeways and Clubhouse mission, values, and follow all applicable federal, state, and local guidelines while carrying out job duties.
  • Ability to train others with varied learning styles and facilitate individual and group activities.

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to work a flexible scheduling that may include some weekends or evenings as needed.
  • Ability to travel with participants and members to various conferences, trainings, and social events.
Salary Description
65,000-70,000 annually