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TypeFull Time
Application DeadlineNovember 28, 2016
College Degree Required?Yes
Salary RangePlease provide salary requirement.


Computers4Kids (C4K) Program Director

C4K is about computers and so much more. C4K’s mission is to empower underserved youth by bringing together technology and imagination through supportive mentoring, youth-driven programming, and skill building for life success. We provide a creative and safe out-of-school learning environment where local low-income middle and high school youth work with volunteer mentors and staff to build college and work readiness skills. At C4K young people explore their own ideas, build skills, and gain confidence in themselves through positive relationships, the mastery of technology, and the opportunity to get a free laptop with support. For more information, please visit


The Program Director oversees the coordination and administration of all aspects of C4K’s one-to-one mentoring program and The Clubhouse@C4K program, including planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and controlling program activities.


Plan the program

– Plan the delivery of the overall program and its activities in accordance with the mission and goals of C4K
– Develop new initiatives to support the strategic direction of the organization
– Develop and implement long-term goals and objectives to achieve the successful outcome of the program
– Develop an annual budget and operating plan to support programming
– Develop a program evaluation framework to assess the strengths of the program and to identify areas for improvement
– Develop funding proposals for the program to ensure the continuous delivery of services

Organize the program

– Ensure that program activities operate within the policies and procedures of the organization
– Develop forms and records to document program activities

Staff the program

– In consultation with the Executive Director, recruit, interview and select well-qualified program staff
– Establish and implement a performance management process for all program staff

Lead the program

– Ensure all staff members receive orientation and appropriate training
– Supervise program staff by providing direction, input and feedback
– Communicate with members and other stakeholders to gain community support for the program and to solicit input to improve the program
– Cultivate existing relationships with vendors, community groups, companies and schools with the goal of ensuring sufficient resources and access to services
– Identify and coordinate student classes, seminars, and camps
– Plan annual graduation ceremony and community showcases

Control the program

– Report out on program for management and funders
– Collaborate with fundraising staff to ensure grants and other materials align with program goals and outcomes
– Ensure that the program operates within the approved budget
– Monitor the program activities on a regular basis and conduct an annual evaluation according to the program evaluation framework
– Report evaluation findings to the Executive Director and recommend changes to enhance the program, as appropriate



Skills Required


This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual with a passion for educating youth to grow and further develop a proven program. The successful candidate will oversee C4K’s award-winning programs, partner with the ED and work collaboratively with a high-performance team. Specific requirements include:

– Minimum of a BA/BS
– Background in education preferred
– Demonstrated success developing and evaluating program models, and selecting and successfully operationalizing innovative programs
– Strength in hiring, recruiting, managing, developing, coaching, and retaining individuals and teams, empowering them to elevate their levels of responsibility and performance
– Proficient with technology
– Excellent verbal and written communication skills with exceptional attention to details
– Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a commitment to and passion for youth and Computers4Kids’ mission

Work Schedule

40 hours per week, Monday – Friday, some evening hours required.

Additional Info

To apply:

Send a cover letter and resume to Please include your salary requirement. Full-time, salaried position with benefits.