On behalf of our client, Twin Cities R!SE, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Vice President of Programs.
Twin Cities R!SE (TCR) is an innovative poverty reduction organization that offers comprehensive work skills training for low-income adults in the Twin Cities area, assisting individuals in poverty on the path to long-term and stable employment. The combination of 21st century skills, internship opportunities, job search assistance, and employment placement services result in full-time, living wage job placements.
The results of meaningful employment, high retention, and low recidivism are the outcome measures of the life changing programs offered through TCR.
Twin Cities R!SE is seeking a dynamic and creative leader to guide TCR programs and operations as their first Vice President of Programs. The VP of Programs will set the vision and approach for future curriculum growth and enhancements and be relentlessly focused on verifying and validating the quality of the programmatic functions at TCR. As a key member of the leadership team, the VP of Programs will be responsible for helping guide TCR toward a culture of greater equity and inclusion with sensitivity and empathy to diverse opinions and perspectives.
The ideal candidate for this position will be an energetic, highly motivated leader with insights and knowledge in workforce development. In addition, experience mentoring, coaching, and leading teams in curriculum development and online delivery is important.