Posted in Nonprofit - Social Services 30+ days ago.
The Director of Housing and Homeless Programs is responsible for the overall management and development of residential services for individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Maryland. The PD shall work with the Vice President of Maryland to ensure the provision of services that promote the client’s ability to participate in appropriate community activities and enable the individual to develop the daily living skills needed for independent functioning. The PD shall have operational oversight of the Housing and Homeless programs including recruiting, hiring, training and supervision of staff. In addition, the PD shall work to develop, implement and monitor the operating budget. The Program Director ensures the Programs operate and deliver services in accordance with current policies and procedures, contract requirements, and federal, state and local regulations.
A Master’s degree in a human services related field plus three-five years’ experience in human services, program management and supervision is required. Experience with homeless and/or supportive housing programs is required.
The successful candidate must have effective oral and written communication skills, be able to develop effective working relationships with residents, staff and community partners, and be able to motivate groups and individuals. Strong organization skills, problem-solving skills and judgment are desired. Must have a working knowledge of HMIS and Microsoft Office Suite.