Learning and Career Center Manager

Livermore, California
Mar 08, 2018
Apr 07, 2018
Focus Areas
Education, Human Services
Position Type
Full Time
Degree Level
Some college
Willingness to Travel
Not willing to travel
Experience Level

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Direct and manage the educational curriculum in the Shepherd’s Gate Programs.  This includes assessing the educational needs of the residents and researching current curriculum and resources.
  • Act as the liaison to the community for extra-curricular activities and events for the residential program on and off campus.
  • Coordinate evening and weekend programs with outside partners to provide positive community support for the residents (i.e. recovery meetings, Bible studies, support groups, etc.).
  • Ability to assess and develop individual learning plans as women learn at their own pace to master skills in writing, math, reading, comprehension, GED preparation and computer literacy.
  • Ensure residents are equipped with life and career skills, which includes how to make and keep a budget, write a resume, interview for a job and utilizing online job searching resources. 
  • Attend weekly program meetings to provide feedback on resident participation and growth in the classes.
  • Provide oversight and guidance in the computer lab for resident use.
  • Interview, train, coordinate and maintain volunteer relationships for all Program volunteers in conjunction with the Volunteer Coordinator.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Strong ability in establishing cooperative and collaborative relationships while maintaining healthy personal boundaries.
  • Proficient in Google Docs and Microsoft Office, especially spreadsheets, database and reporting tools.

Requirements include, but are not limited to:

  • Ability to demonstrate a committed Christian faith.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in social service or education field is preferred. Related work experience may be considered as a substitute for a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Have a working familiarity with issues and obstacles faced by people in crisis and/or homeless situations with life-controlling problems.

Sounds like somewhere you would like to work?

Email your cover letter and resume to: dschnitter@shepherdsgate.org

For a full job description and more information visit our website www.shepherdsgate.org

Shepherd’s Gate

1660 Portola Ave.

Livermore, CA 94551

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