Careers

Destination: Home is always looking for dedicated, dynamic, and passionate people who are committed to ending homelessness in Santa Clara County. If that’s you, please contact us.

For current job openings, please see opportunities below*:

Community Engagement Specialist

Destination: Home is hiring a Community Engagement Specialist to support public outreach and civic engagement activities, including the Housing Ready Communities initiative. Desired skills and experience include: experience working in partnership with people who are experiencing or have experienced homelessness; exceptional public presentation skills; grassroots organizing and volunteer management experience; experience developing and delivering volunteer training workshops; and experience implementing social media campaigns.

Destination: Home is a public-private partnership serving as the backbone organization for collective impact strategies to end and prevent homelessness in Santa Clara County. The Housing Ready Communities initiative brings together neighbors, community groups, faith communities, nonprofit organizations, housing developers and government to increase public education and support new supportive housing and extremely-low income affordable housing.

How to Apply

For application instructions, visit the Silicon Valley Community Foundation website via the shortcut link job.housingready.org  |  Position originally posted October 4, 2019; open until filled. Click to download a PDF version of the position description.

*Note that while positions are posted on the Silicon Valley Community Foundation website, all listed positions are full time employees of Destination: Home and are based in San Jose.