Safe Home Program Manager – A New Day Youth and Family Services – Albuquerque, NM

Safe Home Program Manager

Provide leadership in creating and maintaining a safe and supportive culture and climate for youth

ages 11-17 who are residing in a youth crisis shelter, called the Safe Home. The Program Managers

will work as a team with Safe Home staff to build an engaging and supportive environment for young

people to learn, grow and reside. Program Managers will build and develop a team that

communicates, collaborates, and cooperates with each other to support a healthy community for

young people. Develop relationships with community partners that support a continuum of care for

young people who are involved in protective services, juvenile justice and those who have runaway

or on the streets.

Essential Duties

  • Build a team approach with Youth Empowerment Specialists (YES) that supports the milieu and helps maintain consistency across shifts.
  • Model appropriate interactions with youth for staff, that are grounded in the Safe Home core principles of Positive Youth Development, The Nurtured Heart Approach and Trauma Informed Practices.
  • Provide on-going coaching to staff in applying all models.
  • Address staff and youth concerns in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Work a flexible full-time schedule including weekdays, weekends, mornings, evenings, and some holidays to meet program needs.
  • Provide on the job training on a regular basis to model appropriate and effective interventions for youth.
  • Ensure core values are utilized in working with youth and making decisions.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe environment that meets all licensing requirements.
  • Participate in client-centered team meetings and discharge planning.
  • Track data and develop reports for the Director of Housing, Director of Training and Impact, Chief Program Officer, and Chief Executive Officer

Employment Requirements

  • Associate, Bachelor or master’s degree in social services, education, or another related field
  • Supervisory experience, 2-5 years preferred
  • Experience working with youth that have experienced homelessness, trauma, and/or system involvement, 3-5 years preferred.
  • Must be able to pass comprehensive criminal, sexual offender, MVD background checks.
  • Must have car, valid driver’s license, and maintain state required automobile insurance minimums.
  • Must be fully vaccinated (including booster) against Covid-19 or willing to get vaccinated.


Full-time employee benefits

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday pay

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $44,000.00 – $50,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Albuquerque, NM 87108: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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