Senior Manager - Agency Leadership Team

ARC Programs is now accepting applications for an experienced and innovative manager to join the Agency’s Leadership (Senior Management) team.

In collaboration with the Agency Director, the successful candidate will provide management and oversight of services provided by the Agency, and support / supervision to program managers.

As a member of the Leadership Team, this position plays an integral role in creating and / or implementing long-range and strategic plans and Agency services, assessing and resolving service delivery issues and developing or revising agency procedures and practices.

This is a full-time permanent position, within a dynamic and growing community social services agency. ARC Programs provides a continuum of specialized services for children, youth, vulnerable individuals and families in the Okanagan and Kootenay communities.

The position is based in Kelowna, and supports agency managers in the delivery of services across our communities of interest; and therefore flexible hours and limited travel by vehicle is required.

Candidates for this position will have demonstrated program management and staff supervision experience in the community / social services sector, with an in-depth working knowledge of the specific programs and services provided by the agency, applicable legislation and policies, and issues impacting agency-community relations.

Advanced education (master-level degree preferred) in the social services field is required, with excellent oral, written, facilitation and interpersonal communications skills.

Salary level will be dependent on qualifications, subject to direct negotiations with the agency CEO. Excellent benefits and management perquisites are provided.

ARC Programs is an equal-opportunity employer, promotes the diversity of our program teams, and requires all employees to demonstrate cultural safety to the diversity of all populations we serve.

For more information about agency services, and about working for ARC Programs please go to

Interested applicants should submit a letter of introduction and resume to:
Shane Picken, CEO (
Candice Henriques, Executive Director (

Please be aware that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.