Program Manager – 18 month contract

  • Full Time
  • Hamilton
  • Applications have closed.

Good Shepherd Centres

An opportunity currently exists at Good Shepherd Centres – Reaching Home Division for:

 

Program Manager

Temporary Full-Time (18-month contract)

 

Reporting to the Director of Reaching Home, the successful candidate will extend our mission to youth, women and families accessing our Rapid Re-housing, Intensive Case Management and Homelessness Prevention services by providing day-to-day operational support and supervision of all Reaching Home program activities and services. The incumbents must be prepared to manage in a dynamic, values-based environment that employs evidence-based practices in a fast paced Housing First focused environment.

 

Applicants should possess a thorough knowledge of the local housing landscape as well as the issues that impact housing stability including poverty, trauma/abuse, mental illness and substance use. Demonstrated knowledge of Housing First principles, the Residential Tenancies Act, case management practices and community service systems are essential. A minimum of 2 years of related management experience is required, as is a commitment to working within a feminist, anti-racist/anti-oppressive and harm reduction framework. 

 

Related post-secondary diploma or degree required. Fluency in French and/or other languages in addition to English is an asset. A demonstrated commitment to the mission values of availability, flexibility, adaptability, hospitality, and dignity is required. A valid driver’s license and CPR/First Aid certification also required.

Please reply with cover letter and resume quoting Job Title by November 28th 2022 to:

Lisa Klinger, Director

143 Wentworth St. S Hamilton, Ontario L8N 2Z1

Fax: 905-528-9847

Email: lklinger@gsch.ca

 

 

 

Good Shepherd is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to work within an integrated anti-racist/anti-oppressive framework and to establish workplaces that reflect and are enhanced by the rich diversities within the community we serve.

Good Shepherd encourages applications from all people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.  

Please note that Good Shepherd has implemented a Mandatory Verification of COVID-19 Vaccination Policy and would be pleased to provide all applicants with a copy of the policy.