WUYC Supervisor

Job Posted 1/28/2022
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County
2625 Zanker Road
San Jose, CA 95134
United States
Category Education
Experience Required
Degree Required
Social Services
Job Start Date
Job Description

Company: Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County

Location: San Jose, CA

Status: Full-time


Responsible for leading the development and implementation of services and activities at Washington United Youth Center. Supervise and support staff, oversee activities, and collaborate with Directors on budget management and fundraising. Work closely with members of the Washington community including neighborhood groups, other service providers and the City of San Jose. The WUYC Supervisor will be part of the Youth Empowerment for Success (YES) team and work in close collaboration with YES programs. YES provides a wealth of services to opportunity youth and young adults.


  • Develop and implement services for youth and their families.

  • Recruit, train, supervise, support and develop staff and volunteers.

  • Fulfill contract and City of San Jose MOU goals and implement program evaluation.

  • Write reports to funders and partners as needed.

  • Maintain close communication and partnership with PRNS, La Biblioteca Latinoamericana, Washington Elementary School, the Washington Guadalupe Neighborhood Association, and other key community groups.

  • Maintain memoranda of understanding (MOU’s) with a network of collaborative partners to provide a full range of services at WUYC. Seek new partnerships to address needs in the community.

  • Plan and organize community events

  • Manage all client registration and fees and follow all fiscal procedures.

  • Manage all contracted services

  • Create monthly calendars and conduct community outreach for the programs.

  • Coordinate Safety and Facility meeting with all WUYC staff.

  • Work with the City of San Jose and Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County’s facilities departments to ensure the safety and cleanliness of the Center.

  • Support with administrative tasks for YES Directors.

  • Work in close partnership and keep in consistent communication with YES team members.

  • Advocate for the needs and rights of youth, their families, and their communities.

  • Promote the missions of Catholic Charities through a commitment to service, advocacy, and empowerment.



  • Demonstrated skills in hiring, supervising, training, evaluating and developing staff.

  • Strong writing, budgeting, and analytical skills for resource development and management; related experience preferred.

  • Excellent communication skills, bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively and lead a team toward common goals.

  • Ability to act as a positive role model for peers, staff, and community members.

  • Ability to create an environment that is supportive of participation from people of diverse backgrounds.

  • Computer literate in Windows/PC environment.

  • Automobile, valid CA driver’s license, and auto insurance as required by the State of California


  • B.A./B.S.W. or equivalent experience preferred.


  • Able to use telephone and computer (including use of mouse and keyboard).

  • Able to drive.

  • Able to lift up to 25 lbs.

  • Clearance of background check

  • Provide TB testing (if applicable)

  • Provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination status

TO APPLY: Please submit resume to jobs@catholiccharitiesscc.org and use the job position title as the subject line.

This position description intends to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. It is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities. The order in which duties and responsibilities are listed is not significant. Because of a need to remain responsive to the needs of our clients and our Agency’s operations, responsibilities may be modified at any time.

Catholic Charities is a non-profit, non-discriminatory service organization and employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation or disability. Persons seeking employment are entitled to freedom from harassment and retaliation and reasonable accommodation for qualified disabilities.


2625 Zanker Road
San Jose CA 95134
United States