Program Director – Parent to Parent Program

The Child Abuse Prevention Center is seeking a Full-Time Program Director to manage and grow its Parent to Parent program. The Parent to Parent program is a large-scale Parent Education Program in Orange County. Its mission is to make a difference in children’s lives by giving parents additional parenting tools. The 10-week course is designed to provide parents of children ages 0-12 years of age with valuable parenting skills to address a variety of areas concerned with a child’s development and behavior.  The course will provide parents with the skills necessary to address challenging behaviors related to Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and other issues. The program offers a unique class structure where parents can participate in small-group discussions while receiving guidance from our experienced educators.  After completion of the course parents will have the skills and tools necessary to properly address behavior issues and become even better parents.

This full-time position will market and implement parent education program for children with behavioral issues ensuring participation of no less than 6,000 parents per year. Candidate will have mastery of business and marketing skills at a level sufficient to achieve significant recruitment and retention targets. The candidate will also need to be an effective team leader, using creative solutions for managing an educational team operating throughout Orange County.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Psychology, Sociology or related degree
  • Minimum of four years of experience in parent education programs preferred
  • Minimum of two years of experience as a supervisor and in development and administration of social services

About the Center:

The Child Abuse Prevention Center is the county’s leading not-for-profit organization focused exclusively on the prevention of child abuse. As one of the largest and most successful family and children services agencies in Orange County, The Center works with families to create healthier environments for children, ultimately building stronger families. One child at a time, one family at a time, we are creating stronger families and healthier communities in order to prevent and to break the generational cycle of abuse.

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Interested candidates REQUIRED to send resume and salary history to [email protected] referencing the position title in the subject line.