The mission of Housing Alliance Delaware is to advance housing opportunities, end homelessness, and promote vibrant communities throughout Delaware. Housing Alliance Delaware is a statewide, nonprofit organization with offices in Dover and Wilmington. In both the homelessness and housing sectors, Housing Alliance Delaware works to encourage system change, improvement and growth. Through public policy development, coalition building, technical assistance, and educational training we work to reduce the barriers that hinder low-income Delawareans from accessing housing in thriving and diverse communities.
The Community Development Assistant Manager will assist the Community Development & Advocacy Program Manager to implement programming in Housing Alliance Delaware’s Department of Community Development & Advocacy. This includes providing logistical and staff support for Housing Alliance’s collaborative community development efforts, which work to transform the state’s underserved and marginalized neighborhoods, and the lives of community residents, through on-going partnerships between the public and nonprofit partners working in communities, and joint-learning initiatives. The Community Development Assistant Manager will provide direct assistance to community groups in the form of capacity building and technical assistance to advance housing opportunities and promote neighborhood revitalization.
The Community Development Assistant Manager will be responsible for tasks in both of Housing Alliance Delaware’s offices, and at locations across the state. The person hired for this position must have reliable transportation and be comfortable traveling throughout the state.