Director of Staff Development

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/03/17
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/03/17

Full-Time Director of Staff Development


Lakeside Academy is a Sequel Youth and Family Services program for residential treatment of at-risk youth. Lakeside Academy focuses on the confrontation and redirection of negative behavior while recognizing desired, positive behavior. Throughout a student’s stay, they are challenged to analyze failures and experience success in nearly every area of life. 

We have an immediate opening for a full-time Director of Staff Development. 

 Job Duties Include:

  • Continuously evaluate and update training needs and requirements
  • Creating and implement training programs and provide suggestions for the development of careers.  
  • Set performance metrics, evaluate productivity.
  • Create all materials necessary for the training department and each specialized curriculum including; brochures, multimedia visual aids, presentations, handouts and/or workbooks, and testing/evaluation processes.
  • Conduct orientation sessions and most of the training on campus.
  • Provide performance feedback including assist as requested with employee performance evaluations.
  • Ensure that all new employees are properly trained for their position.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s level collegiate degree required or actively working towards the degree.
  • Two to three years work experience in a related field. 
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communications skills, and be computer literate. 
  • Must have the ability to work with Managers and Supervisors on sensitive personnel/payroll issues, and have the ability to demonstrate discretion in dealing with all confidential information. 
  • It is an essential function of the job to be capable of participating in physical training activities and be capable of physically restraining students if and when necessary.
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