As our direct care staff work with youth that are 18-24 years old, we require that applicants are at least 25 years old. Covenant House CA (CHC) is excited to announce the launch of its new transitional housing site in Santa Clara, CA, for youth experiencing homelessness. Made possible by a unique public/private partnership, Covenant House will open the site in mid-December 2020. The staff at CHC Santa Clara will be part of a unique experience of being the first staff to ever work at the site, not only becoming a critical part of CHC’s history, but helping to develop a program that most effectively meets the needs of youth experiencing homelessness in the Santa Clara Valley. The staff will draw upon CHC’s 30+ years of experience serving youth, ages 18-24, while developing unique programming and services to meet the unique needs of youth in the SC Valley. CHC is committed to meeting young people where they are, accepting them for who they are, relentlessly engaging them, so that they can fulfill their dreams. This is a once in a lifetime career opportunity to help launch a new program, that will change the lives of young people forever!
To manage, coordinate, supervise, and train a team of paraprofessionals to ensure the delivery of services to youth in the transitional living program in accordance with the Covenant House Mission, Code of Conduct and Policies and Procedures. This position functions as supervisor of the Rights of Passage transitional living program Day, Evening and Overnight shifts. This position is required to adhere to all agency policies/procedures and practices and ensures staff he/she supervises does the same. The Resident Manager (RM) works with the Director of Residential Services (DRS) to provide leadership and management of day to day operations of our 30-bed program. All CHC staff work together to facilitate safety and comprehensive programming for youth in our programs and services. The RM duties include weekend and evening management, coordination, supervision, and training of a team of youth engagement specialists to ensure the delivery of services to youth that are strength-based, trauma-informed and a model of our mission to show absolute respect and unconditional love to all youth.