Assistant Program Director -14th Street Drop-in Center and Safe

Assistant Program Director -14th Street Drop-in Center and Safe

The Center for Urban Community Services, (CUCS), is proud to announce that it will be opening a co-located Drop-in Center and Safe Haven in lower Manhattan in December   2017. The program will provide case management and housing placement services to 70 to 90 people at the Drop-In Center and 24 people at the Safe Haven.  For more information about the programs please see attached program announcement.


We are currently hiring for two Assistant Program Director positions; one for the Safe Haven and one for the Drop In Center.


The Assistant Program Director will provide support to the Program Director and take over the Program Directors responsibilities in their absence. The Assistant Director will supervise management staff ensuring contract compliance, meeting or exceeding placement goals and other performance measures required by the Department of Homeless Services.  The Assistant Program Director will work to foster a program culture that is client centered, supports staff development, and is dedicated to continuous quality improvement. The position requires strong supervisory and administrative skills and the ability to interface effectively and efficiently with colleagues to ensure quality services and program operations.
Experience and Education Required:
·  LCSW and 4 years of post-masters related experience.

·  Strong writing and verbal communication skills.

·  Computer literacy, especially in regards to Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word.