Residence Manager (FT and PT)

Bethany House provides a safe place for healing and personal growth to women, and women with children, caught in the crisis of homelessness. In-house, we provide care and services that assure our guests of their self-worth, while providing them with a sense of safety and security.

The Residence Manager is responsible on a live-in basis for the daily operations of the residence and
for 
creating a professional atmosphere of space and acceptance, challenge, consistency, and concern, where residents and all who seek our services can begin to heal their past, deal with the present, and prepare for their future.

The successful candidate will be a self-starting individual who demonstrates the desire and capability to work in a flexible and diverse atmosphere, interacting with a variety of persons from different socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds. The RESIDENCE MANAGER must have the ability to lead and to be part of a cooperative team in determining and achieving goals, possess organizational and management skills, and have a comprehensive understanding of the complexities of the crisis of homelessness.  The candidate should have professional education of a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience. Basic knowledge of computer word processing is essential. The RESIDENCE MANAGER must represent the values and philosophy of Bethany House to all whom she/he encounters: professional, concerned, and welcoming. In addition, this position requires experience in residential programs and in crisis intervention, skill and ability to work with diverse populations, and a working knowledge of human services resources.

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