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Stabilization & Housing Case Manager

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Project Place
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Boston, MA
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Published 28 days ago

For over 50 years, Project Place has been a resource for individuals who are experiencing homelessness in Boston. Through innovative programming, including social enterprises, we facilitate the successful transition of individuals to economic self-sufficiency. Comprehensive programming consists of classroom instruction, credential training, case management services, housing and job placement, retention and career services. 

We are currently seeking to fill the following position:

Job Title: STABILIZATION & HOUSING CASE MANAGER

Reports to: Manager of Stabilization Services

Responsibilities: The Stabilization & Housing Case Manager will identify barriers and appropriate interventions to support clients through income maximization services. This individual will build a community presence within the homeless service provider network and establish referral resources to promote client stability. Additionally, this individual will assist the Stabilization team with the facilitation of workshops and housing support services. 

Specific responsibilities of the Stabilization & Housing Case Manager include:

  • COMMUNITY REPRESENTATION
  • Attending weekly Rapid Rehousing Partnership and Department of Neighborhood Development meetings to address barriers to permanent employment and housing
  • Receiving income maximization referrals from rapid rehousing partners and facilitating communication between agencies to best meet the needs of clients
  • Developing and maintaining up-to-date resources in the community, such as detoxes, outpatient mental health providers and residential treatment programs
  • Serving as a liaison between Project Place and community resources           
  • STABILIZATION CASE MANAGEMENT
  • Maintaining a short-term, rolling stabilization caseload with group participants and community referrals to develop Individual Development Plans (IDP)
  • Advocating with collateral contacts to provide quality case management and integrated care
  • Providing income maximization guidance, including connecting individuals with federal and state benefits and/or helping them secure employment
  • Assisting with the transition of stabilization clients into additional programming
  • Maintaining alumni-tracking caseload for agency retention efforts
  • TEAM RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Participating in the programming enrollment process, including orientation and intake efforts
  • Case-conferencing with the Stabilization team to address client concerns
  • Attending agency-wide case management and cross-departmental meetings
  • CLIENT DATA - Entering client data into database
  • Other tasks as assigned by the Executive Director or designee.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a human service field or equivalent work experience
  • Interest and/or proficiency in clinical concepts such as Motivational Interviewing
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication  skills
  • Knowledge of local homeless service providers and housing supports strongly preferred
  • Experience working with individuals experiencing homelessness, reentry from incarceration, and in recovery strongly preferred.

Project Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For over 50 years, Project Place has been a resource for individuals who are experiencing homelessness in Boston. Through innovative programming, including social enterprises, we facilitate the successful transition of individuals to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Salary

$43,000 - $43,000

Benefits

Health insurance, dental insurance, life/long-term disability insurance, paid time off, 401(k) and 401(k) match.

Health insurance, dental insurance, life/long-term disability insurance, paid time off, 401(k) and 401(k) match.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Boston, MA
Associated Location
Boston, MA, USA

How to Apply

Please send both a cover letter and resume to Emily Rittenour, Manager of Stabilization Services, at erittenour@projectplace.org. No phone calls or in-person applications, please.

Please send both a cover letter and resume to Emily Rittenour, Manager of Stabilization Services, at erittenour@projectplace.org. No phone calls or in-person applications, please.

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