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Interval House of Hamilton- Manager of Community Programs

Interval House of Hamilton

Manager of Community Programs 

Under the supervision of the Director of Programs and Services, the Manager of Community Programs provides coordination and supervision to the casework  team, admin support and contract staff at Interval House of Hamilton’s  outreach offices: Women’s Centre Hamilton / Jared’s Place / Flamborough  Women’s Resource Services. They ensure the smooth running of community  programs on a day to day basis and ensure professional standards of casework  in accordance with the stated philosophy, policies and procedures. The  Manager is expected to perform these responsibilities in a professional manner  and to perform administrative functions in support of the Agency’s mission,  vision, values and strat plan. They will work independently as well as work as a  team member, co-ordinate and liaise with the community and its services,  project management, participate in both fundraising and non-fundraising  events that support the goals of the programs and agency, perform  administrative responsibilities, maintain and write accurate and concise  statistical reports, grants, etc. This positions duties includes, but is not limited to,  ensuring proper case management, record keeping, collection and reporting of  statistical data for funders and the organization, engaging community  stakeholders in advancing the vision and mission of the organization; grant  writing and organizing/participating in community presentation and fundraising  events. The Manager is expected to share on-call duties for the agency. The  Manager must be an ambassador of Interval House of Hamilton in all capacities. 

Education: Minimum undergraduate degree in Social Work (from recognized  University/College) or related disciplines. Master of Social Work preferred. 

Experience: Minimum three (3) years sound experience in a management  position within woman’s services preferred. Working a unionized environment  preferred including staff supervision and performance management.  Experience working in women’s counselling and /or residential services. Proven skills in crisis intervention, case management, project management, program  evaluation and community development including event planning and  fundraising. Able to prioritize in a fast-paced crisis environment and an ability to  meet time lines and produce accurate reports. Proven strategic agility and  leadership in developing strong stakeholder and community engagement/partnerships. Ability to implement budget controls. Experience  with group facilitation and program planning. Experience working with high risk  women, safety planning, and working with Stages of Change, motivational  interviewing, trauma informed modalities. Sound working knowledge of  intersectionality and gender-based violence required. Excellent team player  with ability to build teams, good communication skills essential (written and oral)  and ability to be an ambassador. Working knowledge of IT and trouble shooting. 

Other: Valid certifications in: First Aid/CPR, ASSIST, PMAB/CPE/UMAB, Ontario  driver’s license and own road worthy vehicle with 2 million liability insurance,  Safe Food Handling, WHMIS. Vulnerable Sector police clearance. Be educated  in harm reduction strategies and practices. Member of College of Social Work.  Bilingual or second language an asset.  

To apply, please send your resume to no later  than 4pm October 29, 2020. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE 

Please visit our website for more information about our organization. Interval  House of Hamilton is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive  workforce. If you require accommodation, please let us know at the time you are contacted for an interview.