St. Vincent de Paul CARES, St. Petersburg
(02/26/20)

Position Title:      Program Supervisor
Program:   Rapid Rehousing and Stabilization Services
Location:   384 – 15th Street North, St. Petersburg
Work Schedule: 40 Hours typically M-F 
Starting Date: as soon as possible    

Position Overview:
The program supervisor is responsible for supervising employees providing case management and housing services for persons who are literally homeless, for whom rapid rehousing has been identified as an appropriate response to end their homelessness and who have been prioritized by the Coordinated Entry System. The program may include some households requiring prevention assistance so that they may be stabilized in their existing housing or relocated to a more suitable, affordable housing placement. The program is funded through one or more resources and the program supervisor must ensure individuals and families enrolled are assigned to the most appropriate funding source based on their eligibility and needs. The program adheres to the principles of Housing First – low barriers to admission, targeting most vulnerable, and providing support services emphasizing engagement and problem solving over therapeutic goals. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, case assignment, contract compliance, data collection, and reporting. Supervisory duties include overseeing case management and housing services, staff training, and evaluating performance..

Preferred Educational Experience:
• This position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field. Experience in program coordination, supervising staff, counseling, case management and/or crisis intervention with homeless and at-risk families and/or individuals in crisis may be substituted for required education with the approval of the CEO
• At least one year of experience in a supervisory capacity or other coordinating role
• Must be able to comply with complex governmental regulations, policies and procedures and demonstrate thorough document compliance efforts and activities
• Must be proficient with data management and information systems and have basic knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
• Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and possess the ability to interact effectively with other agencies and service providers
• Candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and understand the issues that are faced by low-income populations
• Must have a valid driver’s license as this job requires driving company vehicle

Apply to: Betty Wilson at betty@svdpsp.org     

Please include a resume with your email, you can also apply online at www.svdpsp.org. Please no phone calls.