Title: Executive Director
Reports to: Board of Directors
Salary: $80,000/year plus benefits
About the YWCA of Kitsap County
The YWCA of Kitsap County is unique in that it operates the ONLY emergency shelter specifically for victims of domestic violence (DV) and utilizes trauma informed care practices as it provides wrap around services for DV survivors and their families. With added emphases on more global empowerment of women in the community and eliminating racism, the YWCA of Kitsap County is poised to take its place as THE community resource women and community leaders can look to for innovative, effective, and compassionate programming initiatives.
Currently, YWCA Kitsap County serves over 10,000 people annually, providing supportive services for domestic violence survivors and their children as well as prevention education and outreach to the community. Our continuum of programs is designed to meet the emerging needs of our community, and effectively supports today’s women, children, and families.
YWCA Kitsap County is committed to the belief that all individuals are entitled to quality services without regard to race, creed, religion, ethnic group or national origin, gender assignment/identity, sexual orientation, age, economic status, education, marital status, parenthood, physical characteristics, physical ability, special needs or any other bias protected by federal, state or local law.
Our next Executive Director will join us in that commitment as well as live our vision of dedication to ensuring the personal safety, rights, welfare, and dignity of those who experience domestic abuse while building partnerships and increasing community awareness to create positive social change.
The YWCA of Kitsap County is seeking an Executive Director to lead and advance the impact of the organization in all three of its strategic priorities. The Executive Director will oversee and manage all aspects of the organization, including Operations, communications, fundraising, and finance. The Executive Director partners with, reports to, and is accountable to the Board of Directors.
The position is an excellent opportunity for an experienced leader with a passion and commitment to empowering women, eliminating racism, and responding to domestic violence in Kitsap County. The new Executive Director will be skilled in systems thinking, social justice work, and growing an agency. Our Executive director will elevate the YWCA Kitsap of County brand profile in the community with a goal of increasing community support, developing new communications strategies, and deepening relationships with past supporters, partners, and funders.
The YWCA has a talented and committed team in place and a board that is engaged and eager to assist in resource identification and strategic direction. The pieces are in place and eagerly awaiting the leader with vision and energy to put them all together!
Nonprofit Professionals Now is proud to support the YWCA of Kitsap County in filling this key leadership position. Applications need to include a resume and a statement of interest indicating your connection to the work of the YWCA and nonprofit leadership.
Application Deadline: September 11, 2021
Application Portal with full job description: https://wvdo-or.hiringthing.com/job/303284/executive-director
All applications will be carefully reviewed and considered.