Housing Specialist - Jackson Ave Family Residence
BronxWorks
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Post Date: Jun 01, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Bronx
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Description
BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences.

BronxWorks is hiring (1) Housing Specialist for the Jackson Ave Family Shelter Program.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide direct services to clients, including Housing intake, engagement, assessment, service plan development, referral, advocacy, counseling, exit summaries and follow-up
Manage a case load of clients deemed ready to move
Monitor and document client progress toward housing service plan goals/exit strategy
Document all interactions with, or on behalf of clients
Maintain familiarity with Housing programs, various subsidies/vouchers/resources available on- and off-site
Provide presentations on housing as assigned by the program director
Coordinate client services with other social service, mental health, medical, employment, child, DHS, HRA and other providers
Conduct regular case conferences with clients and service providers as required
Complete program reports on a monthly basis, or more frequently as required
Act as program contact person for inquiries concerning clients
Review service plans and psycho-social assessments as assigned
Report to, and meet with, supervisor on a minimum monthly basis
Conduct home visits and other field work, as required
Perform additional duties as assigned

Skills
QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor Degree preferred or some college coursework completed.
A minimum of two years related experience.


Notes
BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave and a pension plan that is 100% employer paid.


Contact Details

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