Housing & Homeless Services Manager

City of Salisbury
Salisbury, MD
Nov 24, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
*City: * We are Salisbury, Maryland and our town was born from the headwaters of the Wicomico River. This special place, nestled squarely between the beaches and the bay, has been attracting people it its stunning location for almost 300 years. Now one of the largest cities on the peninsula, Salisbury services as the Capital of the Eastern Shore, combining vibrant economic opportunity, quality public education, world class healthcare, reinvigorated environmental stewardship, globally known corporations, and an energetic and inspiring team of community leaders, to chart its own course and craft a sound plan for its future.*Department: *The Housing and Community Development Department is made up of three different departments: Code Enforcement, Neighborhood Relations, and Housing First. These three functions of HCDD are all supported by and work closely with the Community Development Grants and Finance segments of the City to achieve a better Salisbury for today and the future to come.*Position Profile: *The Housing & Homeless Services Manager facilitates the development of quality, affordable housing opportunities, programs and services that are responsive to the needs and preferences of recipients within the least restrictive setting possible. This position works collaboratively with state and federal agencies, community programs, housing authorities, stakeholders and advocacy organizations to plan, develop, monitor, manage, and implement Housing First and other affordable housing development and housing and homeless service initiatives and grants. Operational oversight and management of Anne Street Village, a transitional housing development for the chronically homeless.*Preferred Education: *Bachelor's Degree in Social Work, Business or Public Administration, or a similar field preferred.*Preferred Experience: * Minimum of two years' experience in research, grant writing/administration, analytical and quantitative presentations experience required. Minimum of two years' experience working with persons experiencing homelessness, mental illness and/or substance abuse.*Requirements/Certifications*: Valid Maryland Driver's License_*/*/*/*PLEASE NOTE/*/*/**_Applications must be submitted on:Type: Full-timePay: $53,118.00 - $57,497.00 per yearBenefits:* Dental insurance* Employee assistance program* Flexible spending account* Health insurance* Life insurance* Paid time off* Parental leave* Retirement plan* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shift* Day shift* Evening shift* Weekend availabilityLicense/Certification:* Driver's License (Required)Work Location: One location