Assistant Program Director - Park House/Webster

Job Type

Full Time




New York
New York
United States


The Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS), a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives invites applications for the following position at Park House/The Webster, a new supportive housing residence.

The Park House and Webster Ave residences are new supportive housing sites for low-income and formerly homeless families and individuals. Both buildings are new construction, developed on the same plot of land, and connected by an outdoor courtyard area. CUCS staff will provide social services at both sites. The Webster will house 170 tenants and Park House will house 20 special needs tenants. Park House is expected to begin rent up in December 2017 and Webster is expected to begin rent up in February 2018.

Responsibilities: During the initial phase of the project, this position will be responsible for assisting the Program Director with hiring, tenant intake, and rent-up processes. On a continuing basis, this position works closely with the Program Director and has the primary responsibility for supervision of designated clinical staff and oversight of the site’s special services programs, including on-site psychiatric and medical services. Additionally, this individual is responsible for maintaining good relations with funders and other stakeholders, and developing and maintaining a program culture that is client centered, outcome oriented, and dedicated to continuous quality improvement.


•   LCSW

o   Internal candidates within 3 months of completing the LCSW experience requirement may also apply.

o   Once the LCSW experience requirement is met, all candidates must attain an LCSW within 6 months.

•   Minimum of 4 years post-masters applicable experience with related populations including supervisory, administrative, and management experience

•   Strong verbal and written communication skills

•   Computer literacy

•   Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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