Job Details


Home Forward , 135 SW Ash St, Portland, OR 97204

Job - Government

Close Date: 09/23/2019

Position Summary:
The Community Services Program Manager oversees programs, operations, staffing, and compliance with policies and procedures within the Community Services department.
Duties include: directing, coordinating, and reviewing work for assigned staff; leading and providing support to strategic plan initiatives; program and service evaluation and development; reviewing and responding to complaints; building partnerships with service providers and community partners; identifying funding sources; and ensuring grant administration and reporting is in compliance.

This position will be based at our Hollywood East office located at:
1605 NE 45th Avenue
Portland, OR 97213

The ideal candidate will have: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or University with major course work in social work, social services or a related field. A Masters in Social Work or Counseling is preferred.
At least five years of increasing responsible experience in social services working with homeless or at-risk of homelessness low-income families and/or individuals with disabilities; direct client service; program development, planning, and implementation experience with three years of increasingly responsible management, administrative, and supervisory responsibilities.

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.

In addition to competitive wages, some of the many benefits Home Forward employees enjoy include:
Public Employees Retirement System (PERS)/Oregon Public Service Retirement Plan (OPSRP)
Participation in Home Forward's 457 Deferred Compensation plan
Flexible spending benefits
Paid parental leave
Public transit discounts
Tuition reimbursement
The option of two health insurance plans
Vision and dental insurance benefits
Generous vacation and sick leave time
10 paid holidays

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This posting will close on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 5:00 PM, or once a satisfactory number of applications are received. For best consideration, apply early!

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