The Diocesan Secretary for Human Services and Executive Director, Catholic Social Services leads and supervises senior management, empowering employees to make full use of their talents in service to the Diocese and Catholic Social Services, and modeling and applying Diocesan values and principles. The individual in this position must be a Catholic in good standing who fully embraces the teachings of the Catholic Church.
– Reports to the Board on a regular basis providing succinct and accurate scorecard of the agency productivity and effectiveness in key areas
– Promotes the mission, vision and values of the agency
– Provides oversight for all programs, policies, services and funding of the agency
– Is the face of Catholic social services within the community and as the representative of the diocese at regional/national meetings
– Oversight of financial resources to maximize service delivery while seeking additional support from grants and other fee for service sources
– Oversees a collaborative culture which fulfills the mandate of dignity for all God’s people
– Assists in preparing short and long-term strategic objectives for consideration by the Bishop and Catholic Social Services Board of Directors
– Assists in preparation and monitoring of the annual budget in conjunction with the Diocesan Secretary for Finance and Catholic Social Services Fiscal Director
– Assists Diocesan Development Office as necessary in providing content for the Diocesan Annual Appeal and event­ based fund-raising for Catholic Social Services programs and services
– Available to travel throughout the diocese. Occasional overnight travel to conferences and meetings
– A servant leader who fosters interdepartmental/cross-functional collaboration, communication and problem solving.
– Leads and mentors, manages, encourages and models customer-driven service to all Catholic Social Services stakeholders
– Serves as a member of and attends meetings of the Curia
A Catholic in good standing who fully embraces the teachings of the Catholic Church and conducts his/her public and private life in conformity therewith. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required Master’s degree in relevant field preferred Valid drivers license Minimum ten years’ experience in human services or not for profit industry Diocesan Secretary for Human Services and Executive Director of Catholic Social Services Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton
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Salary: Application Deadline: Commensurate with background, education and experience. September 30th, 2021 (Note: We reserve the right to shorten the deadline for applications if we have sufficient interest. Please apply early to ensure your background will be considered.)

For consideration, please email resume to: Brent Morton
Vice President
Catholic Recruiter Associates

Only those selected for an interview with the search committee will be contacted