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Bilingual Housing Counselor

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The Unemployment Information Center is hiring a Housing Counselor.  The position entails providing advocacy and assistance to unemployed and lower income persons facing problems with mortgage foreclosure and other programs to aid unemployed and poor people.


The housing counselor will provide individual counseling and group education and other support to potential and existing homeowners through pre- and post-purchase counseling.  This includes default and delinquency counseling, loss mitigation counseling, predatory lending counseling, rental counseling, and first-time homebuyer counseling and education.


The Counselor will assist in involving clients in efforts by the Philadelphia Unemployment Project to win reforms in programs of importance to the unemployed such as foreclosure prevention and other issues as they develop.


Qualifications:  Bi-lingual English/ Spanish required. Committed to economic justice. Good people skills.  Experience in housing counseling or community organizing would be ideal but not necessary. Computer literacy and ability to learn new technology required. BA preferred.


Excellent salary, commensurate with experience.  Excellent benefits, including fully paid health insurance, dental, eye glass plan, 403(b) pension, liberal holiday and vacation days.


The Unemployment Information Center is a non-profit HUD approved housing counseling agency.


If interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to lvaldes@philaup.org

The Unemployment Information Center is hiring a Housing Counselor.  The position entails providing advocacy and assistance to unemployed and lower income persons facing problems with mortgage foreclosure and other programs to aid…

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  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual English/ Spanish required.

Bilingual English/ Spanish required.

Location

On-site
112 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
11th Floor

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