Swords to Plowshares seeks a Program Manager to implement mental health and substance abuse services utilizing a harm reduction approach to a caseload of veterans with severe mental illness and substance abuse issues who have been unsuccessful in previous attempts utilizing supportive services or other treatment programs. The Program Manager provides individual counseling, group counseling, case management, intake and assessment, advocacy and referrals. Duties of this position include staff supervision.
The Program Manager is a full-time, exempt position regularly scheduled to work 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. This position reports to the Clinical Director for Residential Programs and the Associate Director for Housing and Residential Programs. The Program Manager must be available for emergencies and staff coverage issues 24/7 and will be provided with a company cell phone.
“Safe Haven” is a transitional housing residence for veterans seeking permanent housing or other options to homelessness as appropriate to their needs. Residency is determined by individual development plans. Residents are not required to participate in treatment, but treatment options are available onsite. Swords to Plowshares manages the Safe Haven project at a former SRO hotel in the San Francisco Tenderloin neighborhood. This is a VA funded project and will be staffed 24 hours a day, 7 day a week by clinical and program team employees.
Compensation is based on a competitive public interest salary scale. Swords to Plowshares offers a generous benefits package including the following benefits:
Please submit a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in Swords to Plowshares, where/how you found out about this career opportunity, and your salary requirement. Email the cover letter along with your resume to [email protected]
Please include the exact title for this position in the subject line of your email: Program Manager Safe Haven.