2700 Jerome Avenue
Introduction and Background
CUCS and its new partner, L+M Development Partners, are opening a new supportive housing site in the Bronx, the Kingsbridge Heights Apartments. The building will provide apartments for middle income, low-income and formerly homeless families.
Construction is nearly finished on the 150,000 square foot building housing 136 apartments and a first floor commercial space. Expected occupancy is March 2019.
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will provide NY NY III supportive services funding for the project. CUCS will provide on-site supportive services for tenants, and will contract with C+C Apartment Management, LLC for property management and rent collection services.
Located in a vibrant neighborhood, in a busy commercial district, with retail stores, cafes, restaurants and other amenities. The building is steps from the 4 train and walking distance to the D train. The area is served by multiple buses with routes throughout the Bronx and to upper Manhattan.
Kingsbridge Heights is a 13 story building with 136 apartments, 32 studio, 35 one-bedroom, 44 two-bedroom, 24 3-bedroom and a super’s apartment.
CUCS has made a commitment to environmentally friendly development. Kingsbridge Heights will have energy-efficient appliances, a large rooftop photovoltaic solar array and other green features. The building will comply with NYSERDA and Enterprise Green Communities program standards.
We are currently accepting applications for the Program Director position. If you are interested in applying, please send your cover letter and resume to Julie Lorenzo, Chief Program Officer via Kronos.
Current CUCS Program Directors receive a signing bonus if selected.
PLEASE NOTE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN THE BRONX
The Program Director is responsible for leading the start-up with particular focus on coordinating start-up efforts with other CUCS departments (Property Development, IT, Central Intake, QA and Fiscal) to ensure an orderly and smooth operation of the program prior to building occupancy and during the rent-up period.
The Program Director supervises senior staff, leads program development, ensures that clients receive high quality services and that the program is in compliance with regulatory and agency service and documentation standards. The Program director is responsible for establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with our partners and with other stakeholders.
The Program Director is responsible for ensuring that the program is an engaging and rewarding place for staff to work and has a culture which promotes continuous learning and improvement. Through their involvement in the agency’s Management Committee and other activities, the Program Director is expected to participate in ensuring the same for the agency as a whole.
Minimum of 4 years post-masters applicable experience with related populations including supervisory, administrative, and management experience
Strong writing and verbal communication skills
Computer literacy, including proficiency in Excel
Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document. Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind
Level of Language Proficiency
Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
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