Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Jessica & Friends Community 

Position Description:
Jessica & Friends Community is seeking a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to advance the mission, champion organizational culture, and assure high quality care for all clients. In partnership with the Board of Directors, the CEO will implement the strategic plan while overseeing daily operations including financial management, human resources, advancement and marketing, and compliance. Additionally, this hands-on leadership position will be responsible to navigate complex industry regulations while furthering the ministry and values of Jessica & Friends Community. The successful candidate will possess a passion for building relationships and developing leaders/teams.

Specific Requirements and Preferences:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, psychology or sociology, or related field, required; Master’s degree in human services related field, a plus
  • Minimum of seven (7) years of progressive leadership experience 
  • At least two (2) years of experience working directly with disabled individuals
  • Experience working in a non-profit organization and working with a Board of Directors, preferred
  • Knowledge of York PA community, a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Community involvement, strongly preferred

Organization Description:
Jessica & Friends Community, York, PA, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing faith-based services and support for individuals with autism and intellectual disabilities. Founded upon the good news of Jesus Christ, Jessica & Friends Community seeks to be a good steward of God’s blessings and diligently works to proclaim the gospel, foster a community which affirms the worth of all people, advocate for community and church inclusion, and provide opportunities for spiritual growth and service. What started as a single residential home in 1998, Jessica & Friends now offers multiple residential homes, a caregiver ministry, home and community program, Pathway Services day program, and a for-profit business (J&F Products). By faith, Jessica & Friends continues to build a community which values the inherent dignity, significance, and worth of each person.

How to Apply:
Please forward resume and cover letter to:

Posted November 7, 2022