Sr Program Manager (20368)


United States of America
Human Services
Employment Status:
Full Time



Lutheran Social Service MN/Children’s Home Society of MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans.  Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve.  We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees.  Do work that matters. Grow with us!

As a Senior Program Manager, you will be responsible for financial and personnel management, program development, direct services, and day to day program operation for multiple programs at multiple geographic locations.  The program mix is a multi-team and multi-county service delivery to homeless persons and families in community-based settings.

Five years of budget and supervisory experience required. The office is located in Brainerd.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or other human service field OR combination of education and experience totaling 4 years is required. Plus an additional four years of experience working with the target population (youth) one of those years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Driver’s license required.
  • Broad knowledge of specific populations served and surrounding issues.
  • Able to draw on organizational and interpersonal skills to assure continuous cooperative working relations and open communication among collaborating partners
  • Able to interact/network with many different individuals within and outside of the organization.
  • Computer skills to include Word and Excel and data entry programs.

Lutheran Social Service of MN/Children’s Home Society of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/or disability. It is the expectation that all LSS/CHS employees will behave in a manner that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety, and respect.

Additional Posting Information:
Five years budget and supervisory experience required. Office is located in Brainerd.

LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.