CAREERS

Survivor Ventures is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Housing Program Director for Virginia

Goal: To provide leadership and direction for the Housing Stability Program (HSP) and intensive community-based case management and on-site trauma-informed housing stability services.

Specific Duties

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provide leadership and direction for HSP Program by aiding with the oversight of financial administration and ensuring program staff accomplish the approved program initiatives.

  • Ensure compliance with the Survivor Ventures HSP policies and procedures.

  • Ensure HSP is operating within budget requirements and ensure timely collection of worksite invoices, timesheets, paystubs and payment of wage subsidies.

  • Create and maintain relationships with landlords and community partners and monitor for compliance with the rental contract coupons and leases.

  • Provide trauma informed, strengths-based support and direct services to survivors.

  • Building a trauma-informed, trust-based relationship with participants.

  • Serve as liaison with partner human trafficking organizations, linking participants to services to overcome barriers to housing, include housing, to include employment, benefits, mental health, social services, childcare, transportation.

  • Liaison with the local Continuum of Care to present client cases and coordinate housing and rental assistance.

  • Create and maintain a furniture donation process, including current inventory lists, moving volunteers, and moving truck rentals.

  • Provide housing advocacy to participants to include locating, applying for and securing tenant-based rentals and disbursing rental assistance to landlords.

  • Link clients to publicly available credit repair and homeownership programs.

  • Ensure client records, case notes and program documentation are up to date and according to required standards.

  • Participates in case reviews and staff meetings.

 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of Survivors to Entrepreneurs or a trafficking survivor with entrepreneurial experience.

  • Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and insured vehicle that meets minimum state insurance requirements.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills in order to establish and maintain positive relationships with Survivor Ventures staff , providers, administrators, peers, families, and stakeholders.

  • Willingness to be innovative and flexible to meet the individualized needs of participants

  • Demonstrate familiarity and ability to navigate and use Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook), perform data entry (TIMS), and keep good records.

 

Please email your resume and cover letter to info@survivorventures.org with the words "Application for Employment" in the subject line.