WHO WE ARE: A NATIONAL INITIATIVE TO END YOUTH HOMELESSNESS
A Way Home America (AWHA) (www.awayhomeamerica.org), a fiscally sponsored project of TSNE (www.tsne.org) is a national initiative to build the movement to prevent and end homelessness among young people. We are youth homelessness providers, advocates, researchers, government agencies, philanthropists, and young people uniting behind a common goal:
We are seeking a driven, organized and equity-focused individual who is in-tune with the leadership of young people to serve as the Director of the AWHA Grand Challenge. This person will be responsible for leading and coordinating the entire national effort to ensure the goals of the AWHA Grand Challenge are met. This position reports to the AWHA Director and supervises a virtual team of 3 - 5 community coaches seconded from three separate leading technical assistance (TA) providers, as well as aligning and overseeing significant work by multiple contractors contributing critical knowledge on youth collaboration, racial equity and LGBTQ inclusion. This position is tied to the implementation of the AWHA Grand Challenge and is expected to last as written until January 2022, with the possibility of continuing in another role with AWHA.
We will consider exceptional candidates who demonstrate a strong combination of the specific qualifications and skills described below.
In addition to the following qualifications, the most competitive candidate has a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge around youth collaboration, LGBTQ and racial equity, and ending youth homelessness.
As an EOE/AA employer, TSNE MissionWorks/A Way Home America will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin or ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, genetic information, veteran or disability status or any other factor prohibited by law.