Services for the Underserved

Program Director

Job Location US-NY-Bronx
Behavioral Health
Regular Full-Time

Position Overview

Services for the UnderServed (SUS) is a New York-based nonprofit organization that provides housing and support services to 25,000 individuals and their families living in New York City and Long Island.  SUS believes every New Yorker has the right to lead a life of purpose.

For more than 35 years, SUS has been transforming this belief into reality by working as an advocate for people with life circumstances marked by intellectual/developmental disability, behavioral health challenges, poverty, & histories of incarceration and/or trauma.

We drive scalable solutions to transform the lives of people with disabilities, people in poverty and people facing homelessness: solutions that contribute to righting societal imbalances. Our commitment to continuous quality improvement impacts the lives of our clients and communities while contributing to the development of our employees.

Position Summary:

S:US is in search of a Program Director to oversee emergency housing for PLWHA’s. This program provides support services to adults, who have a history of homelessness, mental health and/or chemical dependency, with the goal of placing consumers into permanent housing. The Program Director is tasked with supervising a team including clinical and operational staff, as well as, interns. The ideal candidate will have relevant social services experience, the ability to maintain compliance with funder regulations, and hire, train and develop new and existing staff. Preference will be given to individuals with administrative experience and familiarity with HRA and HASA.


Benefits Overview: We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance;403(b); Credit Union; FSAs; Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Transportation Plan; Generous Paid Vacations and Holidays


  • Licensure is required: LMHC, LMSW or LCSW. 
  • A minimum of five (5) years clinical experience related to the target population is required.
  • A minimum of three (3) years of supervisory experience is required.
  • SIFI certification preferred.
  • CASACT or CASAC preferred.
  • Experience working in a health care setting; demonstrated ability to supervise staff and lead a multidisciplinary team; skill in data management and analysis; experience in budget management; contract management experience; good oral and written communication skills, all strongly preferred.  




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