HRC Housing Consultants collaborate with social service agencies to provide referral and technical assistance on Single Point of Access (SPOA) Housing and NY/NY I & II housing applications. Housing Consultants also assist individuals living with mental illness and their advocates on understanding NYC housing options and navigating the HRA 2010e application process. Other responsibilities include delivering training to staff from agencies throughout NYC, resource development, maintenance of the HRC housing provider database, and advocacy.
The following position is currently available at CUCS’ Housing Resource Center (HRC):
The CUCS Housing Resource Center (HRC) is seeking a Housing Consultant to join our team. Our Housing Resource Center expands access to housing and support services for people living with mental illnesses and other special needs. HRC is also actively involved in developing and improving supportive housing initiatives in New York City and across the nation, and provides information and access to housing to over 15,000 individuals annually.
High school diploma with six years relevant work experience, or Bachelor’s degree with two years relevant work experience in related field
Significant and considerable knowledge and experience with community mental health services; supportive housing experience strongly preferred
Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document. Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind