LAHSA is a joint powers authority of the City and County of Los Angeles, created in 1993 to address the problems of homelessness in Los Angeles County. LAHSA is the lead agency in the Los Angeles Continuum of Care, which is the regional planning body that coordinates housing and services for homeless families and individuals in Los Angeles County. LAHSA coordinates and manages over $300 million annually in federal, state, county, and city funds for programs that provide shelter, housing, and services to people experiencing homelessness.
The following senior-level employment opportunities are available:
SALARY RANGE: $115,123 - $172,685
Appointments are typically made between the minimum and the midpoint of the range, depending on qualifications.
DIRECTOR, PROCUREMENT & PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT
A seasoned Director of Procurement & Performance Management to provide programmatic oversight of LAHSA funded homeless programs, including interim housing, transitional housing, permanent supportive housing and supportive services only programs and to coordinate the creation of nearly 700 contracts to approximately 100 non-profit agencies throughout Los Angeles County.
DIRECTOR, POLICY & SYSTEMS
An experienced Director of Policy & Systems to lead strategic planning, community engagement and policy development processes for LAHSA, the Los Angeles Continuum of Care (CoC) and the LA County Coordinated Entry System. This position will provide policy guidance, programmatic oversight and management of processes to align HUD’s homeless funding priorities and initiatives with community needs and LAHSA’s mission, vision and values by guiding community assessments, service area planning, and advising the Continuum on strategies and program effectiveness, utilizing evidence-based research and evaluation.
An ambitious and creative Director of Communications to build awareness, understanding and support across LA County of how our collective efforts to reduce homelessness are working; of LAHSA’s role and positive impact in that work; and that we have more work to do as a community to solve the housing crisis which continues to push more people into homelessness. The director will implement LAHSA’s strategic communications plan, working with the LAHSA leadership team and partners at the City and County of Los Angeles to shape the news and data into narrative form for public understanding.
We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. To review full job description and submit your application for consideration,
please go to: www.lahsa.org/jobs
About Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
Overview of LAHSA
In December of 1993, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the Los Angeles mayor and City Council created the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) as an independent, joint powers authority. LAHSA is the lead agency in the Los Angeles Continuum of Care, which is the regional planning body that coordinates housing and services for homeless families and individuals in Los Angeles County. LAHSA coordinates and manages over $300 million annually in federal, state, county, and city funds for programs that provide shelter, housing, and services to people experiencing homelessness.
Through LAHSA, funding, program design, outcomes assessment, and technical assistance are provided to more than 100 nonprofit partner agencies that assist people experiencing homelessness achieve independence and stability in permanent housing. Our partner agencies provide a continuum of programs ranging from outreach, access centers, emergency shelters, safe havens, transitional and permanent housing, and prevention, along with the necessary supportive services designed to provide the tools and skills required to attain a stable housing environment.
Ad...ditionally, LAHSA partners with both the city and county of Los Angeles to integrate services and housing opportunities to ensure wide distribution of service and housing options throughout the Los Angeles Continuum of Care.