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Program Manager

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First Step Communities
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Sacramento, CA
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Published 28 days ago

Summary:

First Step Communities is a Sacramento non-profit with the mission to create interim housing and emergency shelter for people experiencing homelessness. First Step Communities is looking to fill a Program Manager position for their growing number of Safeground sites. The Safeground sites include small villages of tents, cabins or RVs.

The Program Manager (Safeground-Triage Centers) is responsible for providing supervision to the Safeground-Triage Center Supervisors and Staff who provide Safeground community mentoring and support to clients in the Triage Program.

Work Schedule: Full-time

FLSA Status: Exempt 

Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

• Oversees the Supervisors as they work with staff and clients to establish and implement steps towards reaching their personal goals for a better path in life. (This could include site supervision, mentoring monitoring clients at site, interactions with case management, and other operational responsibilities.)

• Takes an active leadership role in Triage Staff and Collaborative Service Partner meetings as required to ensure client success.

• Works directly with staff for training and support.

• Observes, assesses, intervenes and refers for situations with clients regarding mental health symptoms, physical health symptoms and substance use issues.

• Accurately completes all necessary forms, reports and paperwork required by the program on a timely basis.

• Ensures inventory of necessary supplies working with Procurement Manager.

• Supports individuals with active listening, demonstration of empathy and by providing a message of hope and recovery.

• May work alongside caseworkers as needed to support the program.

• Works with Supervisory staff, ensures the site environment and operations are safe for clients and staff at assigned sites.

• Regular, predictable attendance is required.

• Ability to get along and work effectively with others.

Qualifications:

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; or two or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience including a degree in progress.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: A current CA driver’s license and proof of auto insurance are required. Professional certification in program development/management, social work or other professional certifications may be beneficial.

Other Skills and Abilities:  

• Previous Supervisory experience required.

• Understanding of the homeless population and their unique needs.

• Demonstrated knowledge of Sacramento community organizations and community resources.

• Previous program management highly recommended.

• Strong verbal communication and listening skills.

• Ability to exercise extreme patience.

• Ability to think quickly and respond calmly to stressful/ emergency situations.

Other Qualifications: Previous lived experience with homelessness, substance abuse, and or mental health concerns may be beneficial.

Pay Rate: Salary is commensurate with experience and education.

To Apply: 

If you meet the qualifications described, using a computer, please submit your resume/cover letter, and complete the questionnaire using the link provided:

http://hrtogo.agilehr.com/PrivateCareerPortal/JobDetail.aspx?RequisitionId=26400&SourceId=3775  

If you experience any technical issues with the above link, please email Cassey@hrtogo.com with “Program Manager” as the subject.

Summary:

First Step Communities is a Sacramento non-profit with the mission to create interim housing and emergency shelter for people experiencing homelessness. First Step Communities is looking to fill a Program Manager position for…

Details at a Glance

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

Salary

Salary is commensurate with experience and education.

Location

On-site
1400 N A St, Sacramento, CA 95814, USA
Building A

How to Apply

To Apply: 

If you meet the qualifications described, using a computer, please submit your resume/cover letter, and complete the questionnaire using the link provided:

http://hrtogo.agilehr.com/PrivateCareerPortal/JobDetail.aspx?RequisitionId=26400&SourceId=3775  

If you experience any technical issues with the above link, please email Cassey@hrtogo.com with “Program Manager” as the subject.

To Apply: 

If you meet the qualifications described, using a computer, please submit your resume/cover letter, and complete the questionnaire using the link provided:

http://hrtogo…

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