The mission of the Office of Homeless Services is to make homelessness rare, brief, and non-recurring. OHS works collaboratively with a broad-based network of public and private providers focused on utilizing practices that are informed by data, honor the different perspectives of all stakeholders, and are trauma-informed. OHS works to maximize resources while monitoring emerging trends, tracking progress, and shifting priorities as needed.
This position directs through subordinates a major comprehensive social service program of Philadelphia’s Office of Homeless Services (OHS), Emergency Housing and Transitional Housing Programs. The Director will plan, organize and direct program implementation and program services; establish goals and objectives within framework of agency's overall plans and policy; confer with social service staff on the implementation of respective program plans, priorities and policies; participate in the development and preparation of annual budget plans; manage work that utilizes supervisors, program analysts, consultants and administrative staff. Learn more about this opportunity and how to apply here.