Job Posting 75000

Program Supervisor – James House
McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association
Calgary area
closed 8 days ago (Wed, 15 Sep)
full time - term / contract  •  $65,203 - $72,448

Program Supervisor – James House

Term Position (until August 31st, 2022)
McMan Calgary & Area




McMan Youth, Family and Community Services is looking for a Program Supervisor for the James House Program.

The James House operates from Housing First, Harm Reduction and Trauma Informed Practice models of care. We help individuals coordinate with a team of professional and personal supports to help residents focus on their growth and development, whether that be their health and wellness, increasing their employability skills, or strengthening their connections in the community.

The successful candidate in this role will be a leader who can meet the challenge of leading a diverse staff team, building vital relationships within the community and the homeless sector. This person must be able to support and integrate a natural supports/building connections practice framework within the program. The Program Supervisor is also responsible for organizing and coordinating all general aspects of the program (hiring, training, community partnerships, financial management, monthly/quarterly/annual reporting). The Program Supervisor will also ensure that all program goals and objectives are developed and maintained.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A degree/diploma in a Human Services field
  • A good knowledge of community resources, agencies, experience supporting adults who have experienced homelessness.
  • Strong understanding of the Homeless Serving System of Care and accompanying principles (Housing First, Harm Reduction)
  • Previous program delivery experience in a similar program environment.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Developmental Evaluation
  • The ability to hire, train, evaluate, motivate, mentor, coach and develop a successful staff team utilizing Reflective supervision.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, counseling skills, program planning & administrative abilities are required.
  • Supervisory experience managing a dynamic team considered an asset.
  • All applicants must have a current Police and Child Welfare check.

McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association of Calgary & Area is a responsive and innovative organization making a difference in the lives of more than 2600 vulnerable children, youth and families annually.

We support individuals, children, youth and families with complex needs that can include mental health issues, addictions, homelessness, poverty and disability by providing them with the services and supports they need to thrive. As a fundamental practice across all McMan services, we work with individuals to help them maintain and grow relationships that can extend beyond our professional support - lifelong connections that can help people sustain and build on, their strengths and new skills.

When applying for any job most people want to know what a company can offer them. Access is provided to benefits within the first month of employment, with a plan that includes vision, dental and prescription drug coverage, and an Employee Assistance Program. If you feel you have the skills, background and the desire to work in an extremely rewarding and challenging environment, apply now. If you’re looking to make a difference, make it with McMan. 

Salary Range:    $65,203 - $72,448
Closing Date:     Noon on September 13th, 2021
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