Journey Home Program Manager – Housing Services

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Journey Home Program Manager – Housing Services

Journey Home Program Manager – Housing Services

 

Presbyterian Night Shelter is known for serving the homeless in greatest need: those who have no other places to go.  Those who present the greatest challenge to our community are welcome here.  As the largest homeless shelter in Tarrant County, we serve approximately 1,000 men, women and children each night.

 

Presbyterian Night Shelter staff members strive with mutual respect and compassion to serve with integrity, taking responsibility for our actions to foster hope in the journey from homeless to home.

                             

Job Summary

The Journey Home Program Manager will be responsible for all scattered site housing programs and permanent supportive housing programs.  Directly supervises journey home guides, and case aide services personnel.  Responsible for ensuring smooth operations of HMIS data entry, intake processes, and housing retention.  Resource for campus staff in all areas related to housing:  identification of housing, securing housing, and maintaining housing.  As a member of management, support administrative leadership team including other Journey Home Program Managers and Vice Presidents of Programs, Finance, Development, Human Resources, and the Chief Executive Officer. 

 

Qualifications

Bachelor degree in social work or related field required, Masters degree in Social Work preferred. 

Minimum of two years supervisory experience in residential environment.

Experience working with federal grant management.

Must have experience with homeless or transient population and/or residential population experiencing substance abuse disorders or mental illness.  

Experience working with diverse and/or difficult populations desired.

Current knowledge of the local network of services preferred.

Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is required.

Valid driver license is required.

 

This is a full-time, salaried position with benefits.  Email cover letter and resume to jgordy@journeyhome.org , no phone calls please.

 

 

Presbyterian Night Shelter is an Equal Opportunity Employer