NAYA is hiring a Director of Housing and Stabilization Services!

Founded in 1974, the Native American Youth and Family Center (NAYA) is a thriving social services and community center in NE Portland, and one of the city’s most respected nonprofit organizations. Portland ranks as one of the largest Urban Native communities in the US and NAYA’s 170 employees provide a wide spectrum of programs for our people, from education to housing to elder services. We do our work knowing that our Native cultures are a source of our empowerment.

We seek a detail oriented, analytical and strategic housing leader to be our next Housing and Stabilization Services Director. The Director will oversee a portfolio of programs meant to support clients moving from instability to a place of self determination and prosperity. The Director will provide expert leadership to a growing team of 19 staff. This role is a member of NAYA’s leadership team and reports to the Chief Operating Officer (COO). Read the full job posting here and submit your resume to

NAYA offers an exceptional benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with up to 6% match, paid vacation and 14 paid holidays. This is a full-time, exempt role with work hours of 9 am to 6 pm with a one hour unpaid lunch. Starting pay is $100,000 to $130,000 per year, depending on experience.

Should you wish to have an informal or confidential conversation in advance of applying, feel free to reach out to Tamara Henderson, COO or Michelle Valintis, Recruiter. We would be pleased to chat with you about this opportunity!