The Central Texas Food Bank is working hard to close the hunger gap and we want you to join us! Our mission is “to nourish hungry people and lead the community in the fight against hunger”. We are accomplishing this not only with our amazing programing and fundraising events, but by hiring motivated, mission driven employees who have the drive to end hunger.
The Central Texas Food Bank is looking for a dynamic Social Services Manager in our Programs Department. This position is responsible for leading the Food Bank’s Social Services program, focused on supporting the Central Texas community with food access information, education and direct application assistance for SNAP (food stamps), Medicaid, CHIP, TANF and other public benefits. The Social Services Manager is responsible for strategic program growth and development, in alignment with CTFB’s broader programming, as well ensuring efficient day-to-day program operations. This position manages a team of nine with four direct reports. Reporting to the Chief Program Officer, this position is highly visible internally and externally and is critically important in maintaining and expanding partnerships across our 21-county territory, including our Partner Agency network and other local and regional partners.
The Central Texas Food Bank is a member of the Community Partner Program (CPP). The CPP is a collaboration between the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) and a statewide network of food banks; government, faith- and community-based agencies; and other social service organizations. Community Partners are trained and certified by HHSC to help low-income Texas apply for services using the HHSC online benefit portal, YourTexasBenefits.com.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS WITH OR WITHOUT REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION
Ability to walk, stand, sit, kneel, push, stoop, reach above the shoulder, grasp, pull, bend repeatedly, identify colors, hear with aid, see, write, count, read, speak, analyze, alphabetize, repetitively lift and carry up to 50 lbs., perceive depth, operate a motor vehicle, and operate motor equipment.
Conditions may include working inside, working outside in various weather conditions such as extreme heat, cold or rain, working around machines with moving parts and moving objects, working closely with others, working alone, working protracted or irregular hours, and traveling by car, van, bus, and airplane.
Equipment (machines, tools, devices) used in performing only the essential functions include computer and related equipment, calculator, copier, fax machine, telephone, and automobile.
The Food Bank’s Programs Team is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming experience for all community members who want to be involved with our hunger-fighting mission. People who have experienced food insecurity or economic hardship and those from backgrounds underrepresented in nonprofit management are strongly encouraged to apply.
APPLICANTS SHOULD SUBMIT A RESUME AND COVER LETTER IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED