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Shelter Life Coach

The primary responsibility of the Shelter Life Coach is to serves families experiencing homelessness by providing time-limited emergency shelter, along with enhanced services focused on employment, support with housing search and placement to help secure permanent housing. Shelter is provided in the form of hotels/motels or individual shelter units. The enhanced services include, but are not limited to landlord liaison activities, financial coaching, and housing counseling. This position will work closely with the Housing Program Manager to implement new housing and employment strategies aimed at linking housing case management and employment services with the goal of making progress toward living-wage employment and housing stability. There are two open roles for this position.

This position support the YWCA’s Social Justice Initiative by understanding how racism, sexism, classism and other oppressions play out in institutions and systems. Knowing the core principles of antiracism work and grounding those principles in everyday social service practices are required job skills and core values of the YWCA. As an equal opportunity employer, we highly encourage people of color to apply. 

The primary responsibility of the Shelter Life Coach is to serves families experiencing homelessness by providing time-limited emergency shelter, along with enhanced services focused on employment, support with housing search and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Salary

$20.00/hr-DOE

Benefits

• Excellent benefits package including medical insurance, retirement plan, plus generous vacation, holiday and sick leave plans

• At the time of hire, employees may choose to voluntarily enroll in the Fidelity 403b Plan. Typically after two years of employment, employees are eligible to participate in the YWCA Retirement Fund.

• Excellent benefits package including medical insurance, retirement plan, plus generous vacation, holiday and sick leave plans

• At the time of hire, employees may choose to…

Location

On-site
3800 S Myrtle St, Seattle, WA 98118, USA

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