Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency (BOSS) is a leading provider of employment, supportive housing, and assertive community treatment solutions for homeless, disabled, and no/low income individuals and families. BOSS provides services throughout the geographic landscape of Alameda County with over 44 years experience on the cutting edge of fighting poverty by means of housing, health, economic development, and social justice programs offering evidenced based, trauma informed, empathic engagement and interventions designed to remove barriers and develop pathways toward self-sufficiency.
Be part of a vibrant and talented team that is committed to promoting health and self-sufficiency, fighting for equity, and celebrating diversity and inclusion!
Employee benefits at BOSS include health, dental, vision (no out of pocket costs – deductible, office visits, and prescriptions covered in plan); sick leave, and Paid Time Off (vacation/holidays). Commuter, Retirement /AFLAC are optional benefits.
BOSS is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment. BOSS does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, creed, national origin, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities. Women, people of color, and individuals with lived experience are highly encouraged to apply!
In the moment of crisis, the wise build bridges and the foolish build dams. ~ Nigerian proverb
Organization The mission of BOSS is to help homeless, poor, and disabled people achieve health and self-sufficiency, and to fight against the root causes of poverty and homelessness. The organization was founded in 1971 by a group of volunteers from … Continued
Our Organization The mission of BOSS is to help homeless, poor, and disabled people achieve health and self-sufficiency, and to fight against the root causes of poverty and homelessness. The organization was founded in 1971 by a group of volunteers … Continued
Program Aide OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION Program Aides primary responsibility is to ensure the safety and security of participants. Program Aides are members of the staff team. Program Aides engage with and motivate participants, support the maintenance of community standards, … Continued
OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION The On-Call Program Aide is primarily responsible for providing a safe and healthy environment and welcoming atmosphere for program participants at BOSS Family Programs & Emergency Shelter & Transitional Housing. On-call program aides work as needed to relieve … Continued