Program Director - Social Service directs and governs the operations of residential or community-based social service programs. Develops and implements program policies and procedures. Being a Program Director - Social Service oversees all activities regarding service delivery, quality improvement, and financial administration. Typically requires a master's degree in a related field. Additionally, Program Director - Social Service typically reports to top management. The Program Director - Social Service manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Program Director - Social Service typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.