Job Posting: Homeless Initiative Program Coordinator

Job Posting: Homeless Initiative Program Coordinator

Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments

Homeless Initiative Program Coordinator


Under general direction of the Executive Director, to plan, organize and coordinate the development, implementation and evaluation of the Mid-Willamette Homeless Initiative program; and to do other work as required.

The program coordinator is responsible for the overall management of specialized efforts to develop a cohesive, collaborative and coordinated system of care that extends the reach of resources available to the Mid-Willamette Valley homeless population. Such efforts may include working closely with a network of local non-profit service providers, governmental agencies, and local businesses to provide case management, emergency housing, transitional housing, permanent supportive housing, mental health and substance abuse counseling, and domestic violence interventions.

Efforts may also include system development, organizational evaluation and other projects to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the program. The focus of this position is on development and evaluation of a program to address homelessness.

The program coordinator will be an employee of the Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments but will be responsible for implementing policies established through the Mid-Willamette Homeless Initiative and a Policy Team.