Job Description: MISSION: Organized in 1988 and incorporated in 1990 in Tutwiler, MS, the Tutwiler Community Education Center (TCEC) is a body of local community people of all races, occupations and ages dedicated to the growth and development of the community of Tutwiler by developing programs and events emerging from the ideals, dreams and ideas of the community so that each person may be filled with pride and hope for themselves and their community.
JOB DESCRIPTION: TCEC seeks an Executive Director who will be responsible for developing and executing the TCEC mission through its goals, strategies and objectives. The Director will also be responsible for program planning, program development and program implementation, staff development and staff management, grant writing, financial management, networking, public presentations and other tasks typical to a non-Profit organization. This is a full time, hands-on position which requires some evenings and weekend hours. Will work closely with the Board of Directors.
SKILLS: Must be friendly, active and people-oriented, good with children as well as adults, is honest and hard-working, computer savvy (Microsoft, QuickBooks and Social Media), motivated, willing to tackle challenges and learn new skills. Must be a leader as well as a team player and be able to work independently. Time management skills, planning and flexibility are necessary. Capable of problem solving, leading a team as well as leading by example. Must be passionate about TCEC, its mission and the people we serve. Will have to meet state child care licensing standards. Creative writing skills are key to successful grant writing and newsletter development to sustain TCEC.
Candidate must possess a shared community vision for the Tutwiler area.
ABOUT TCEC: The Tutwiler Center was founded in 1988 as an extension of the Tutwiler Clinic to provide additional services and support for the Tutwiler area. Currently the major programs at TCEC include After School Program five days a week for children ages 7-12, Teen Night for ages 16-18 twice a week, weekly gathering for Senior Citizens, gym activities three times a week and a 7-week Summer Program. We hire Teen Helpers for the After School Program and the Summer Program. TCEC is governed by a volunteer board of directors.
SALARY: Pay is commensurate with experience and includes health insurance and paid vacation.
Posted May 15, 2018
How to Apply
The successful candidate will begin September 1. Resumes with a cover letter and references are accepted until July 1. Please send to: Director Search, Tutwiler Community Education Center, P. O. Box 448, Tutwiler, MS 38963, or by email to email@example.com. For a complete job description, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.