Apr 28, 2022

Program Director - Secaucus, NJ

  • Community Solutions Inc
  • Secaucus, NJ, USA
Full time MST Program Manager

Job Description

Community Solutions, Inc. is currently looking for a Program Director to drive the CSI mission of positively impacting the lives of our clients and their communities.  . We are seeking an individual who demonstrates a skill set for leadership, who relates well with both internal and external customers, has a managerial focus to develop and create a positive and motivated team. As the Program Director you will lead and develop our New Jersey team of Multisystemic (MST) Therapists while providing management for all program services and operations. You will be supervising personnel, program development, financial management, policy, and procedures. You will be developing and maintaining relationships with the community and other sources. You will formulate program goals and objectives in addition to establishing program priorities. As a Program Director you will be expected to also travel within the service area. If you enjoy working as a part of a team with a valuable community-based approach, have leadership abilities and are flexible, we want you to be a part of our team!

Community Solutions Inc. is a nonprofit organization that promotes the responsible citizenship, accountability and well-being of individuals and families involved, or at risk of involvement, in the child welfare, juvenile justice, or criminal justice system.  Since 1962 we have been delivering supervision, treatment, and comprehensive individualized services to help clients interact more effectively in their communities and become productive citizens.

MST is a highly researched and evidence-based program with numerous years of successful outcomes. Community Solutions (CSI) is one of the largest nationally licensed providers of MST and has seen success with MST for over 20 years, expanding into multiple states.

MST therapists provide intensive in-home and community-based treatment to families of juvenile offenders. Therapists engage the primary caregiver and other key participants to promote behavior change in the youth's natural environment, with comprehensive, flexible and highly individualized services. Therapists have the flexibility of working non-traditional hours in order to best meet the needs of the families and provide on-call support to families through an on-call rotation. Staff receive extensive training in a research-based, outcome-driven treatment model. To ensure the best outcomes and fidelity to the model therapists receive weekly supervision, professional development, case management and consultation activities.


  • A Masters degree and three years experience preferred
  • Bachelors degree and five years experience in the social service or criminal justice field.
  • Education may be substituted with relevant experience on a one year for one year basis.
  • Three years experience in management and supervision of staff.
  • Ability to engage and develop collaborations with community agencies.
  • Previous assessment experience preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Valid drivers license and ability to travel up to 50% of the time.


CSI offers:

  • Two (2) weeks' vacation accrued within the first year, bumped to three(3) weeks accrual after 1 year of service.
  • Sick time (7 days accrual basis), floating holiday time (4 days/year).
  • Medical and Dental plans.
  • Voluntary plan options for: Vision, FSA, voluntary STD, Accident, Hospital, Life insurance and AD&D.
  • 401(k) plan with automatic enrollment and a company match of 100% up to 4% of your contribution.
  • Tuition reimbursement after 1 year service.
  • Ongoing training.

CSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

License Required


Degree Required