Housing Program Supervisor – HOPE Center

YouthCare

About the organization

YouthCare works to end youth homelessness and to ensure that young people are valued for who they are and empowered to achieve their potential. Founded in 1974, YouthCare was one of the first shelters to serve runaway and homeless youth on the West Coast. The goal was to help young people find safety today, and build a future for tomorrow. Over four decades, we’ve defined best practices and developed programs that are a national standard for excellence. Using a youth-centered approach, we ensure that young people experiencing homelessness ages 12-24 have the hope, skills, and confidence to gain long-term stability.

Duties

YouthCare is currently seeking a Housing Program Supervisor – HOPE Center for Under-18 Housing Services: Under the supervision of the Program Manager, the Housing Program Supervisor will be responsible for the overall daily operations of the program site. The Housing Program Supervisor will provide day-to-day supervision, leadership, and guidance of the Youth Counselors. In conjunction with other program leadership and staff, the Housing Program Supervisor’s task is to create a safe and caring therapeutic environment for vulnerable young people in residence. The position requires strong organizational, supervisory, and administrative skills, as well as the ability to be flexible while maintaining a safe and structured environment.

Qualifications

• 2 or more years of experience working with young people who are vulnerable or experiencing homelessness
• High School Diploma or GED
• Must be able to respond in person and address emergent and safety concerns within a reasonable amount of time 24 hours a day.
• Experience and credentials must comply with program contract requirements including but not limited to DSHS background check and must be at least 21 years of age.

We offer competitive compensation, medical, dental, vision, paid leave, and transit subsidies!

YouthCare is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs and YouthCare is committed to recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of actual or perceived sex; race; color; religious creed; national origin; ancestry; age; marital status; pregnancy; nursing parent status; physical, mental or sensory disability; medical condition; genetic information; sexual orientation; gender (including gender identity or expression); military or veteran status; or any other basis protected by federal, state and/or local laws. People of Color and Members of the LGBTQ community are strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary

$20.45/hr. - $22.45/hr. (DOE)

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please submit resume and cover letter.

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