This vacancy is a great opportunity to be a part of a team involved in providing inclusive, safe and caring environments, positive role models, creative activities and opportunities to serve the needs of others - all which are the essential building blocks for strong kids, strong families, and strong communities.
You’ll be based out of our Accelerator Branch, a social-service focused branch serving opportunity youth and young adults. Accelerator provides the community with a host of programs and resources to support our client’s pathways to independence, stability, and happiness.
65% of the youth and young adults we serve are people of color. The majority are low-income or have experienced poverty.
Our Commitment to Equity
The Y actively promotes a culture free from bias and injustice. We strive to achieve equal access, identify and resolve inequities and remove institutional barriers that limit of all people to develop their full potential. The YMCA of Greater Seattle is committed to ensuring equity and justice.
We understand that people gain skills through a variety of professional, personal, educational, and volunteer experiences. We encourage candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications below. If you believe you have the transferable skills necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of this role, we encourage you to apply.
The Young Adult Services Transitional Housing Director is responsible for leading and managing Accelerator YMCA’s Transitional Housing program. This position will report to the Housing Programs Director at Accelerator Y and work closely with the Directors and Supervisors within our Independent Living, Employment and Education, Anti-Violence and other Housing Programs ensuring the Accelerator Y’s programmatic vision, philosophy, and approach are carried out by staff and volunteers in order to meet our mission of accelerating young people’s ability to build safe, successful and happy lives. The Transitional Housing Director will be a leader in the continuous improvement of service delivery to our young adults housed through the Accelerator Y as well as our partner agencies and funders in King County.
Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities. Competitive pay range and excellent benefit package includes YMCA membership, health, dental, life and disability insurance; tuition assistance; 12% retirement contribution, as eligible.
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.