Program Director

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Post Date: Mar 03, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - District of Columbia - Washington
Job Reference: 0002
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The Program Director is tasked with the day to day management and operation of the Short-Term Family Housing program including compliance with all policies, procedures and contract requirements, and preparing required reports to funders. In addition, the Program Director:
•        Ensures that the facility is a safe, comfortable and secure environment for residents
•        S/he supervises staff and oversee life skills and other programming for residents
•        Responsible for compliance with the annual budget and ensures accurate invoicing and financial recordkeeping
•        S/he is on call 24 hours 7/ days per week
•        Conducts regular and unscheduled audits of the program, the facility, and resident case records to ensure compliance with applicable program requirements
•        S/he develops, delivers and evaluates in service training for all staff members and provides opportunities for continuing professional development and training to ensure that all staff meet training and certification requirements   

•        Familiarity with Brief Strengths-based Case Management and/or Brief Strengths-based Case Management for Substance Abuse
•        Training in Motivational Interviewing assessment, trauma treatment (Seeking Safety, preferred)
•        Experience working with homeless and other at-risk populations
•        Experience/expertise in client assessment
•        Ability to supervise and provide leadership to staff members
•        Knowledge of contract management
•        Ability to build, motivate, and work within an interdisciplinary team
•        Knowledge of rules and regulations applicable to shelter programs
•        Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines as required


•        Master's Degree in social work, psychology, or related social service field, required.
•        Minimum four years’ professional supervisory and/or managerial experience in the field of human services and/or Medicaid service delivery

Contact Details
Name: Mallory Jones
Address: 1020 Bladensburg Road NE
City: Washington
State/Province: District of Columbia
Zipcode: 20002
Country: United States
Ph: 202-795-5444