George Junior Republic has a long history of providing solid programming for youth. Since 1909, youth have been provided a life-changing opportunity to establish skills, understand areas of intellectual strengths, and move toward a successful future. Youth previously believed to have a hopeless future have found hope and established a vision of success based on the treatment, academic, career, and technical skills they are taught at George Junior Republic. Annually more than 3,000 youth and families are served at the residential campus in Grove City, Pennsylvania, or through community-based services located in multiple states and counties.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for leadership, direction, and coordination of all activities related to George Junior Republic, including: George Junior Republic, George Junior Republic in Pennsylvania, George Junior Republic in Indiana, George Junior Republic Realty, Preventative Aftercare, Inc., and Republic Risk Retention Group. The CEO will develop and administer all programs and policies for each entity in accordance with its stated purpose within the guidelines established by the Board of Directors. The CEO will provide leadership that will set a standard of professional excellence to manage and guide George Junior Republic and Affiliates in fulfilling the mission, vision, philosophy, values, and purpose of the organization.
Qualified candidates will have a minimum of ten (10) years of progressively responsible senior management experience with prior nonprofit experience and management of a complex, multi-site organization preferred. The successful candidate will have an appreciation and passion for the mission of George Junior Republic and the youth it serves. Must have experience in organizational development, personnel management, budget and resource development, and strategic planning. Demonstrated success developing and monitoring systems to manage both operational and programmatic work involving high levels of collaboration is essential. She/he must have proven success in an externally-facing leadership role. The CEO should have an entrepreneurial spirit, be willing to listen to novel ideas, take risks, and effectively collaborate with the George Junior Republic community. Must be a strategic and innovative leader with exceptional planning, problem solving, and time-management skills. A Master's degree in business, management or social work required. Must be willing and able to travel and work nights and weekends as needed.
For a complete position description, listing of qualifications and additional information on George Junior Republic, visit www.lambertassoc.com.
How to Apply
Qualified candidates may send resume and salary history to:
Lambert & Associates
222 S Manoa Road, Suite 201
Havertown, PA 19083