Charitable Advisors LLC
  • 26-Jul-2017 to 24-Aug-2017
  • - IARCA
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Compensation package negotiable and commensurate with experience
  • Full Time

The Indiana Association of Resources & Child Advocacy (IARCA) seeks an energetic, experienced leader to promote the collective and best interests of member agencies and the children and families they serve in matters of state and federal legislation, funding, training, and systems improvements.  Candidate should possess a working knowledge of the systems that serve the unique needs of abused, neglected and delinquent children; have the ability to effectively communicate with diverse member agencies who provide services to children and families; possess the ability to further industry capacity through consultation and training; and has demonstrated experience in collaborating with public and private partners to achieve common goals.  The successful candidate will promote and advocate for the most effective care and treatment possible for vulnerable children to the end that they may enjoy safe and nurturing environments.  

The full-time position responsibilities include the management of IARCA's Institute for Excellence; representing the member network on state and national child advocacy committees and coalitions; managing a staff of five FTE, and a $1.3 MM budget of which $600,000 is restricted grant funding.  Ideal candidates will have a Master's Degree in social work, psychology, education, or other human services program; or a Master's Degree in business, jurisprudence, or public administration.  Five years of experience in services to children and families is required; experience in outcomes assessment, strategic planning and implementation is preferred.  Additional qualifications include: 

  • Must present a professional, credible and trustworthy manner.
  • Must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Must have experience in coordinating and managing meetings and training events.
  • Must exhibit good customer relations and be responsive to member agencies.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, and Power Point, as well as conducting internet research.
  • Must be able to travel as the job requires.

This position reports to the IARCA governing Board of Directors.

About IARCA:   IARCA's 88 member agencies provide care and treatment to 4,500 children every day in foster homes, group homes, and residential treatment facilities. An additional 8,000 children are being served in their families' homes.  Of the 5,573 children discharged from services in 2016, 78% had a positive educational outcome and 61% achieved their required permanency plan. At 6 months follow-up, 97% of children had not suffered new abuse or neglect; and 85% had not been involved with the courts for new offenses.  

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