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Project Director - Grant to Benefit Homeless (GBHI)

Company: Horizon Behavioral Health
Location: Lynchburg
Posted on: July 27, 2022

Job Description:

This website is AudioEye enabled and is being optimized for accessibility. To open the AudioEye Toolbar, press shift + =. The toolbar contains the followingThe AudioEye Help Desk to report accessibility and usability related issues.The AudioEye Certification Statement to explain the ongoing web accessibility and usability enhancements for this website.The Player tool to listen to this site read aloud. The Player is not intended as a substitute for your screen reader. If you are unable to complete this application due to a disability, contact this employer to ask for an accommodation or an alternative application process. Project Director - Grant to Benefit Homeless (GBHI) Full Time Management HWC @ Langhorne, Lynchburg, VA, US 3 days ago Requisition ID: 1589 Salary Range: $42,124.00 To 67,398.00 Annually Hours: full-time (37.5 hours per week)Location: Lynchburg, VA 24501Position SummaryThe Project Director is responsible for the coordination of the day-to-day activities of the GBHI grant and the administrative supervision of grant staff. The position will directly supervise the administrative assistant/data entry technician, peer recovery specialist, and housing specialist. The position will work directly with the external grant evaluator and evaluation project assistant to ensure timely and accurate data reporting to SAMHSA.This is a grant-funded position that ends with the ending of the grant scheduled for 9/29/27Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college/university in applicable human services field
  • 1 to 3 years of grant management experience with a behavioral healthcare client population, including one year of prior supervisory experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.Related Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesProject management skills with experience in managing and supervising administrative projects; Knowledge of grant administration and expectations to maintain identified budget requirements; Ability to effectively manage employee performance, communicate expectations and objectively rate the performance of assigned employees; Knowledge of community mental health and/or substance use in order to provide advocacy and enhance an individual's treatment and access to community resources; Knowledge of community resources and partnerships addressing mental health, substance abuse and homelessness.Strong command over written and verbal communication; to communicate effectively in order to facilitate treatment and relay information to others as part of an interdisciplinary team; Ability to develop reports, create presentations and communicate findings to both internal and external audiences; Ability to address performance concerns in a constructive manner.Willing and available to work modified schedules (weekends, holiday, etc.) as required; Ability to drive and must possess a valid driver's license. May be called upon to travel to any Horizon worksite; transport clients, provide services to client at other locations. Regular attendance at trainings and Horizon meetings may require travel to a variety of Horizon sites; Ability to participate in and successfully pass behavioral intervention training; includes both verbal de-escalation skills and physical skills techniques to be utilized with consumers as needed.About Horizon:Horizon Behavioral Health is located in the heart of Central Virginia surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Whether your passions be hiking on the vast Appalachian Trials, kayaking through the James River Blueways, or a Sunday drive along the world-famous Blue Ridge Parkway, Lynchburg VA offers small-town southern charm with an active culture of music festivals, outdoor activities, and performing arts that placed it at the top of the list by as the 2019 best place for millennials to move. Horizon is also the proud recipient of Living in Lynchburg's 2021 Giving Back Award, Best Place to Work in 2018, Best of Lynchburg for Counseling Services for multiple consecutive years, and again most recently for 2021!Employment with a VA Community Services Board offers generous benefits that include participation in the Virginia Retirement System; life, health, dental, and vision insurance; annual leave, sick leave, and paid holidays and CME Reimbursement. Horizon's clinical sites are NHSC/HRSA approved and are certified as public service loan forgiveness (PSLF) employer sites. If you are interested in continuing your education, working at Horizon qualifies you to receive discounts at some local universities.Horizon requires vaccination against COVID 19 with an FDA-approved or FDA-authorized vaccine as a condition of employment, or seek an approved exemption prior to start date. Horizon Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Keywords: Horizon Behavioral Health, Lynchburg , Project Director - Grant to Benefit Homeless (GBHI), Executive , Lynchburg, Virginia

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