Program Manager - WISH

The Salvation Army Community Services (Calgary) - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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We are looking for an energetic & highly organized manager to provide leadership to our Women’s Integrated Supportive Housing Program (WISH). The program is located on a small campus in the SW community of Killarney where we also have a number of other programs for children, families and adults.

Here's what we have to offer you:

  • Rewarding work where you know you are making a difference in the lives of women
  • Being part of a faith-focused organization recognized worldwide and where living out our mission and core values is paramount
  • Benefits: health and dental benefits, employer RRSP contributions (matching not required), time off allowance, Employee Assistance Program

Here's how you will contribute to the program:

  • Developing, implementing and evaluating program services
  • Researching program possibilities and best practices
  • Ensuring programs are fully staffed with qualified staff and that staff have the resources to do their job
  • Developing, monitoring, and controlling the annual budget of the residential programs
  • Demonstrating diligent stewardship of resources
  • Maintaining and promoting a positive image of The Salvation Army through providing a high caliber of professional service and by dealing with staff, the public and other professionals in a courteous and professional manner

What you need to get an interview:

  • University degree in a related field; an alternative level of education and experience may be accepted
  • 3 - 5 years of prior related experience, including management, in non-profit environment, preferably working with a marginalized population
  • Excellent communication, team building, organization and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability in program planning, development and evaluation
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft applications
  • Satisfactory Police Information Check and Child Intervention Check
  • Desire to support the mission and core values of The Salvation Army

Candidates with a Social Work education are required to be registered with the ACSW

Regular Full Time – 40 hours per week

Please include Competition # WISH041019 in the subject line of your application.

View our website to learn more about this and other programs we offer:

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

Reference ID: WISH041019

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent