Program Director

Program Director

Program Director

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Job Description

Education - Part-time

Job Title: Program Director

Position Type: Hourly, part-time

Education Required: High School Diploma/GED, college degree preferred

Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Travel Required: Yes, weekly within Kent County, MI

Level/Salary Range: $18-$20/hr.

Hours: 20-25 hrs./week, weekdays, limited weekends and evenings

Reposted: 01/17/24

Skills Preferred: Microsoft Office and/or Google Workspace


Because every life has value and purpose, King’s Table is dedicated to serving individuals and families impacted by developmental and intellectual disabilities. King’s Table provides supportive services, enrichment opportunities, and community connections in public center-based special education schools, Adult Foster Care (AFC) group homes, and at our Community Hub. 

We are looking to hire an experienced, self-directed part-time Program Director to join our team. The Program Director oversees, and coordinates King’s Table programming provided in special education schools for young adults and at our Hub utilizing volunteers from local schools, churches, and community groups. The roles and responsibilities of this job support the culture, mission, vision, and values of our organization. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Success Factors

       A strong commitment to Christ with demonstrated spiritual maturity and agreement with our organization’s statement of faith and values.

       Embraces the mission of The King’s Table Ministries.

       Experience working with people with disabilities.

       Strong background in social work or behavioral health.

       Strong administrative and organizational skills.

       Demonstrated ability to multi-task, work independently, and meet deadlines.

       Strong attention to detail.

       Commitment to providing outstanding customer service.

       Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to navigate a variety of school sites with varied personnel.

       Strong communication skills (oral and written).

       Commitment to continuous improvement.

       Practice effective team behavior and demonstrate effective interpersonal relationships.

       Reliable transportation is required. This position requires weekly travel to several locations throughout Kent County.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  Program & Volunteer Coordinator:

       Develop, implement, & manage programs provided by King’s Table or in partnership with the schools.

       Establish and maintain positive working relationships with families, school staff at multiple school locations and members of the community.

       Recruit, train, encourage, and coordinate volunteers and their activities as they relate to the programs we offer.

       Collaborate with other Program Directors on staff.

       Participate in school-sponsored leadership planning committees and model collaboration and a positive influence on the school staff.


       Various office duties 

       Process in-kind donations

       Donor communication

       Set and manage a programming budget

       Submit Program Reports

  Planning & Development (with the Executive Director)

       Create and meet short and long-term programming goals.

       Follow a budget & operating plan.

       Evaluate programs annually.

       Identify and communicate program risks.

  Community Outreach and Fundraising:

       Promote King’s Table in the community, solicit donations for various programs, and assist with fundraisers & community events.

       Write & submit stories and provide pictures & video content from programming activities.

       Meet with and give tours at the school or Hub to potential volunteers or donors, focusing on the programming from King’s Table.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified, and may change at the discretion of the supervisor.

To Apply:
E-mail:  –  Subject Line: Program Director Position
Mail: King’s Table Attn: Amber Koster 2515 Alpine Ave NW, Suite B, Grand Rapids, MI  49544