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Team Leader - Permanent Supportive Housing

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Pathways to Housing DC
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Washington, DC
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Published 24 days ago

Pathways to Housing DC (Pathways DC) is an innovative nonprofit agency committed to ending homelessness for individuals with serious mental illnesses, co-occurring substance abuse disorders and/or other medical challenges in our Nation's capital. Pathways is one of the originators of "Housing First", in which services are provided to those in need without conditions and pre-housing requirements such as curfews, mandated sobriety or compliance with medication. 

The Permanent Supportive Housing Team Supervisor is responsible for the daily operation and clinical supervision of Case Managers of the Permanent Supportive Housing Program (PSHP). The Team Leader is responsible for assuring that the agency values and philosophy of consumer choice, harm reduction and respectful concern are expressed in all aspects of team practice. The Team Leader maintains oversight to ensure that client self-identified goals for recovery, rehabilitation and community integration are supported by appropriate services and best practices. 

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and facilitate the professional development of the Case Managers
  • Collaborate with the Program Manager in determining staffing needs and interviewing potential Case Managers, as well as assigning caseloads to Case Managers
  • Provide case management services to a limited number of clients as needed and as determined in collaboration with the Program Manager
  • Train, supervise and evaluate the Case Mangers in conjunction with the Program Manager
  • Plan and implement all client services, in collaboration with the Case Managers
  • Supervise electronic and written record-keeping activities, e.g., progress notes, service plans, client budgets, incident reports and client charts
  • Coordinate services of the PSHP with other inpatient and outpatient community treatment, support and social services 
  • Collaborate with the PSHP Program Manager regarding housing issues of PSHP clients
  • Represent PSHP in internal meetings. May represent Pathways on external related meeting in conjunction with Program Manager
  • Coordinate the use of agency vehicles designated for use by the PSHP
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, sociology, counseling, or related social service/science or healthcare related, 
  • At least four (4) years of professional project management experience preferably in housing or human services.
  • Demonstrated experience leading project planning sessions, coordinating staff and internal resources, managing project progress and adapting work as required, ensuring project meet deadlines, optimizing and improving processes and overall approach where necessary, and managing diverse teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and writing skills, as well as computer literacy.
  • Patience, creativity, flexibility, compassion, and sensitivity to persons with disabilities and other minority populations.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish strongly desired.
  • Driver’s license and access to motor vehicle required


Pathways to Housing DC (Pathways DC) is an innovative nonprofit agency committed to ending homelessness for individuals with serious mental illnesses, co-occurring substance abuse disorders and/or other medical challenges in our…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Up to $55,000

Benefits

Excellent benefits including multiple choices for health and dental insurance, generous paid leave and 403(b) group retirement plan with company match.

Excellent benefits including multiple choices for health and dental insurance, generous paid leave and 403(b) group retirement plan with company match.

Location

On-site
828 Evarts Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20018, United States

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