Program Director

Indianapolis, IN • Full-Time

The Program Director reports to and works closely with the Director of Residential Ministries to maintain a safe, loving, and Christ-centered atmosphere for all program residents and staff. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations, long-term vision, and growth of the program entrusted.


  • Lead the referral, intake, and onboarding process of new residents

  • Collaborate with other leaders for the hiring of staff, mentors, teachers, and volunteers

  • Oversee and evaluate program activities, class content, and teachers

  • Meet regularly with residential technicians, mentors, teachers, and case managers to ensure the continuity of the residents' growth and healing

  • Maintain a scorecard of key metrics or other designated criteria to measure progress

  • Adhere to the annual program budget

  • Attend required leadership meetings and training

  • Foster community partnerships for collaboration and referrals

  • Perform additional duties as required by the nature of the position


  • Bachelor's degree

  • 2+ years of leadership experience, preferably in residential care or related area

  • Ability to transport residents and drive to local events that are off-site

  • Excellent written and oral skills

  • Effective problem solving, decision making, and time management skills

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced setting and flexibility to adapt to change quickly

  • Ability to set set and maintain boundaries

  • Proficient computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft 365