• Program Director

    Caring for the Homeless of Peekskill Inc
    Job Description
    CHHOP seeks a passionate, mission driven individual to help launch an innovative
    program that assists domestic violence survivors and their families achieve safety
    and self-sufficiency.

    General Description: The Rehousing in Supportive Environments Program (RISE)
    brings together organizations providing services to individuals and families
    experiencing homelessness, trauma informed domestic violence supportive
    services and vocational and employment services. This collaborative model was
    intentionally designed to provide “wrap around” services in one program. The
    Project Manager will work with individuals and families at imminent risk due to
    domestic violence/ stalking/ human trafficking with accessing transitional and/or
    rapid rehousing, obtaining trauma informed domestic violence supportive services
    and employment services. The Program Manager will liaison with the Domestic
    Violence Counselor and Employment Specialist working on this program as well
    as other community-based organizations and government agencies.

    Principal Activities:
    • Work directly with individuals and families referred to RISE including
    conducting intake/assessment and developing service plans
    • Act as liaison with collaborative partners
    • Serve as the program representative at external meetings and community
    • Other duties are required

    200 North Water Street, Peekskill, NY 10566 | 914.736.2636 | www.chhop.org

    • Education: Bachelor’s Degree (social services field, preferred)
    • Experience: Minimum of 5 years in human services
    • Experience working with clients experiencing homelessness and/or
    additional traumas
    • Commitment to social justice for disenfranchised individuals/groups
    • English/Spanish bilingual preferred
    • Must have valid Driver’s License

    Skills and Abilities:
    • Self- starter
    • Creativity and flexibility
    • Good oral and written skills
    • Good time management skills, able to handle multiple tasks and
    assignments at same time
    • Able to establish positive relationships with clients and community
    • Experienced in Microsoft programs, including excel and PowerPoint
    • Experienced with data bases

    Candidates should email a resume and a list of references to jeff@chhop.org. No Calls please.
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