Friendship Park Assistant Director

Friendship Park is a daytime hospitality center for homeless men and women. Friendship Park’s services include guest advocacy/outreach, resource information, breakfast, toiletry/hygiene items and survival gear. Staff works collaboratively to provide compassionate and non-judgmental service to all our guests.

Under the direction of Friendship Park Director, the Assistant Director is responsible for various duties and services provided by Friendship Park, while ensuring the safety and dignity for all who come to Loaves & Fishes.

This is a full time position including medical & dental benefits. The schedule is Mon - Fri 6:45am-2:45pm, may include some weekends and holidays.

Daily tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist with supervision of approximately 25 staff and volunteers daily
  • Be available to assist with staffing needs
  • Communicate with all available resources (internal and external) for guest referrals
  • Coordinate outreach workers and other agencies working within Friendship Park
  • Interact with families, law enforcement, and social workers as needed
  • Participate in staff meetings and serve on committees as needed
  • Serve as acting director in the absence of the director
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Be flexible, compassionate, professional, and respectful at all times
  • Have a commitment to work with men, women and families experiencing homelessness
  • Willing to advocate on behalf of our homeless guests
  • Good organization, communication and creative problem solving skills
  • Able to respond quickly and stand for long periods of time
  • Able to work individually and as part of a team
  • Have a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Have two years completion of college courses preferred
  • Prior supervisory experience a must
  • Have basic computer skills in Access, Excel and Word

Please email your resume to Human Resources: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or mail to PO Box 13495 Sacramento, CA 95813, or you may fax to Human Resources at (916) 446-9376, no later than March 25, 2020.

Loaves & Fishes is a nonsectarian, religious, non-profit organization providing services in a spirit of love, hospitality and generosity to all those who come for assistance.

Mission Statement: in an environment of welcome, hospitality, safety and cleanliness we seek to provide an oasis for homeless men, women and children seeking survival services

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Street Address:
1351 North C. St.
Sacramento, CA 95811

PO Box 13495
Sacramento, CA 95813

Phone: 916-446-0874
Fax: 916-446-0875


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