Creating Hope. Transforming Lives
Catholic Charities of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice. Catholic Charities of Onondaga County helps people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.
The Supportive Housing Director will provide general oversight of the Supportive Housing Program for formerly homeless individuals and families. This includes assessing the adequacy of staffing resources, and insuring the safety and security of clients and staff. Recruit, hire, train, supervise, and evaluate program staff. Ensure best practices are followed, and staff performance issues are addressed in conjunction with HR and Program Officer Consultation. Manage HUD grants, including annual renewals, annual reports, budget adjustments and lease management. Manage OTDA grants, including quarterly reports, renewals, and budget adjustments. Maintain a program budget and make changes as necessary to maximize grant funding (including staff allocation changes). Ensure that requirements of all grants are met by conducting periodic file audits. Ensure accuracy of client data entered into the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS). Complete agency forms as needed (position requisitions, data changes, new hire forms, etc.). Ensure incident reporting guidelines are followed as well as all other Agency Policies and Procedures. Coordinate with other providers, both internal and external. Represent CCOC at community meetings and events. Work with Program Officer to seek funding opportunities to benefit the target population.
Bachelor’s degree and five (5) to eight (8) years of related experience required, including experience supervising direct care staff and/or other supervisors. Experience with grant management and grant reporting preferred. Demonstrated ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds. Thorough working knowledge of local and regional public and private resources, including Social Security, Department of Social Service Adult Protective Unit, Income Assistance Unit and various other agencies and offices as needed. Must have a valid N.Y.S. Driver’s License & N.Y.S. Child Abuse Registry clearance.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is an Equal Opportunity Employer