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The Emergency Solutions Coordinator will support System Change efforts through coordination with Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program recipients and subrecipients. The Emergency Solutions Coordinator provides technical assistance, education, and training to the recipients, subrecipients, and grantees of ESG program funding. The purpose of technical assistance is to catalyze system change, integrate stakeholders into the Coordinated Entry System and the larger Housing Crisis Response System, improve participation of ESG funded agencies in the Coordinated Entry System and improve ESG Recipients’ overall performance in the TX BoS CoC. The application deadline is 11:59:59 PM CST Sunday, September 19, 2021. Click here to learn more and apply now.
The Emergency Housing Voucher Coordinator will support systems change efforts by working with PHAs, service providers, and other community partners to implement referral processes and service delivery plans to house persons at risk of or experiencing homelessness through the Emergency Housing Vouchers that were announced by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development on May 5, 2021. The EHV Coordinator will provide technical assistance, education, and training to staff, agencies, and communities. The purpose of technical assistance is to catalyze systems change, integrate stakeholders into the TX BoS CoC’s housing crisis response system and ensure successful implementation of the EHV Program in the TX BoS CoC. The application deadline is 11:59:59 PM CST Sunday, September 19, 2021. Click here to learn more and apply now.
The Chief Operations Officer (COO) oversees the day-to-day administrative and operational functions of Texas Homeless Network to ensure the company has effective operational and programmatic procedures in place. The Chief Operations Officer operationalizes strategy and implements daily operations, aligned with the agency’s goals, and is responsible for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies within the organization. The application deadline is 11:59:59 PM CST Sunday, September 19, 2021. Click here to learn more and apply now.
THN seeks to fill the full-time position of Systems Change Manager. This position leads the Systems Change Team, which consists of the Systems Change Specialist, Systems Change Coordinator, and Systems Change VISTA position, as they work within the team and with other THN team members and stakeholders in the Texas Balance of State Continuum of Care to implement Coordinated Entry. The goal of this work is to catalyze systems change, integrate stakeholders into the Coordinated Entry System and the larger housing crisis response system, improve participation of agencies and organizations in the CE system and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Coordinated Entry in the Texas Balance of State Continuum of Care. The application deadline is 11:59:59 PM CST Friday, October 3rd, 2021. Click here to learn more and apply now.
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THN Volunteer in Service to America Opportunities
AmeriCorps VISTA members bring their passion and perseverance where the need is greatest: to organizations that help eradicate poverty. The most pressing challenges we face as a nation require the most courageous and creative people to address them. An AmeriCorps VISTA member serves as a catalyst for change, living and working alongside community members to advance local solutions.
Internships and Work-Study Opportunities at Texas Homeless Network
Help end homelessness in Texas while building your resume. Texas Homeless Network’s internship opportunities give current or recently graduated students the opportunity to make a difference and gain skills. Each intern is given the opportunity to have a flexible schedule that works with other life responsibilities, a modest stipend, and a chance to do partial remote work from your own home! View our current Fall 2020 internships and our work-study descriptions for more information about each position.
We are currently not recruiting interns.
Check back for fall 2021 openings.
Career Opportunities From Our Member Agencies
Caritas of Austin
The Austin/Travis County Continuum of Care lead agency is accepting applications for the following new positions:
- Homelessness Response System Strategy Director
As always, ECHO encourages applicants with diverse life experiences to apply – especially persons having experienced social or economic adversity and/or having lived experience of homelessness.
See full job descriptions and apply for these and any other open positions here: https://www.austinecho.org/about-echo/work-at-echo/