Housing Manager

Job city: 
Etobicoke
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time

Job Summary:

This person manages a team of various Housing staff who help homeless clients access stabilize housing. This person is also responsible to the Executive Director for co-ordinating and monitoring the activities of the Street Outreach Teams, Follow–Up Team and LAMP location team, to ensure that these activities are carried out in accordance with agency policies and procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • The Housing Manager completes funding applications for Housing Program services, including applications for the renewal of existing services and applications for new projects
  • Ensures that Housing Program reports, including client service reports and financial reports, are completed and submitted on time
  • Liaises with City-funders on matters relating to funding applications and also responds to specific requests from the City for additional information, reports, updates, etc.
  • Monitors performance and activities of Housing Program staff on a an ongoing basis to ensure both, that Program funding requirements are met with respect to the achievement of client service targets and also, outcomes and that Program expenditures remain within budgetary limitations
  • Ensures that annual Housing Program staff performance evaluations are completed
  • Participates in the hiring process of Housing Program staff and provides feedback on hiring decisions, subject to approval of Executive Director
  • Supports staff with the caseload of clients
  • Co-ordinate and monitor program activities including: staff training; client service reporting; staff attendance; relief coverage; vehicle operating expense reporting; program expense reporting; van maintenance and repairs; and equipment acquisition

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in social services or equivalent combination of knowledge and experience
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Understanding of issues facing homeless people
  • Skills in assessment, case management, advocacy, and negotiation
  • Organizational and co-ordination skills
  • Knowledge of community resources and community services.
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record

Hours: Monday to Friday; 9:30am to 5:00pm (Some flexibility may be required).
Salary: $53,000.00 annual

How to apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter by Friday November 17, 2017, 5:00p.m. to:

Lisa Kostakis, Executive Director

E-mail: lisa@albionservices.ca

Albion Neighbourhood Services is an equal opportunity employer.

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