ABOUT THE POSITION: The Program Coordinator provides oversight and coordinates programming for the assigned program. Programing will directly address guest’s barriers and enable a smooth transition from homelessness into next step housing. The Coordinator works with the Program Manager to facilitate development and expansion of services and facility through engaging with the community and building networks. Time is divided between leading shift coverage, supervising front line staff, administrative tasks, schedule management, and case management support. All responsibilities are conducted in a manner consistent with the spirit of the Compass mission and philosophy of care.
ABOUT THE PROGRAMS: Providing seventy-nine (79) units of transitional housing and emergency shelter for male-identifying individuals experiencing homelessness in our headquarters building, the Pioneer Square Men’s Program has been a stop for many on their way out of homelessness and into permanent housing. The program offers case management and resources to help participants find stability and overcome barriers to housing. Forty-two (42) beds in the Men’s Program are reserved for veterans referred by the VA Hospital and King County Veterans.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Compass Housing Alliance develops and provides essential services and affordable housing for homeless and low-income people in the greater Puget Sound region. We envision a world in which every person lives in a safe and caring community. We recognize the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to the organization. To learn more about the agency visit www.compasshousingalliance.org.
LOCATION: Headquarters in Pioneer Square
REPORTS TO: Program Manager
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
SCHEDULE: Weekdays plus evenings and weekends as needed
SALARY RANGE: DOE and within Compass ranges
BENEFITS INCLUDE: Unlimited Orca Transportation Pass, Medical/Prescription/Vision, Dental, $500 Health Flexible Spending Account 4 Weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO) & 10 Paid Holidays, Retirement Plan, Employee Assistance Program.
Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field strongly desired, master’s degree a plus.
A minimum of 1-years’ experience in a human services setting with a focus on homelessness, supportive housing, mental illness, substance abuse, employment, or domestic violence, strongly desired.
A minimum of 1-years’ experience in direct supervision/management of people, desired.
Experience in outreach, case management and other direct service delivery for housing insecure families and individuals, required.
Familiarity with issues of homelessness, mental illness, substance abuse, sexual assault, and/or domestic violence, required.
Or relevant work experience, certificate and/or equivalent continuing professional development or education.
HOW TO APPLY?
Please visit our website and complete an online application at https://www.compasshousingalliance.org/employment/
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Compass Housing Alliance is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and treats all employees and applicants equally without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship, color, creed, disability, familial status, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, parental status, political ideology, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, use of section 8 certificate, use of service animal, and all other groups protected by law, and promotes diversity in its workforce. Compass Housing Alliance takes affirmative action to implement programs and maintain practices and policies that eliminate barriers to equal employment opportunity. Our program is available for review by employees and applicants for employment in the Human Resources Office during regular office hours.
In compliance with the ADA Amendment Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 206-474-1100 or via e-mail at HRInfo@compasshousingalliance.org.