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Housing Navigator Assistant (Part-time)

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Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey


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Published 19 days ago

$15.38 per hour

Collaborative Support Programs of NJ (CSPNJ), a behavioral health nonprofit organization that is peer led, has a Housing Navigator Assistant position based out of Hudson Community Wellness Center in Jersey City, NJ. The Hudson Community Wellness Center and its programs provide a safe place for homeless and vulnerable individuals and provide opportunities for individuals to address poverty and service needs. The Housing Navigator Assistant will complete inspections and paperwork related to housing placements for homeless individuals and families referred with Hudson County COC rental assistance vouchers. This may also include discussing the program with landlords, leasing agents and or brokers when in the field to persuade them to work with referred clients.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Marketing, Sales, or Human Services or HS Diploma plus 4 years of relevant work. NJ Real Estate License preferred. Experience in real estate, property management or leasing, sales, public relations, or similar field.  Must have an understanding of, and commitment to, the Housing First philosophy and wellness and recovery practices.  Understanding of, and commitment to, strengths-based services. Ideal candidate has excellent communication skills, particularly listening and verbal communication, is detailed oriented and has an understanding of basic landlord-tenant responsibilities and NJ tenant-landlord law.  Fluency in the English language is required. Spanish speaking ability is an added asset but is not required. Valid New Jersey driver’s license and acceptable driving record is required.

  • Type: Part-time // up to 20 hours per week
  • Schedule: Tues - Saturday 

Lived Experience: CSPNJ prioritizes hiring people who have been trained to use their own life experience dealing with mental health or substance use challenges to inspire and support others in their recovery journey.  

Agency Core Values

  1. Relationships as the means for growth and connection
  2. People’s potential and their ability to grow and change
  3. Self-sufficiency through interdependence
  4. The dignity and diversity of each individual
  5. Choices and the responsibility of choices
  6. Inclusive communities that promote a sense of belonging
  7. Innovation as a challenge to the status quo

Collaborative Support Programs of NJ (CSPNJ), a behavioral health nonprofit organization that is peer led, has a Housing Navigator Assistant position based out of Hudson Community Wellness Center in Jersey City, NJ. The Hudson Community…

Details at a glance

  • Part Time Schedule
  • High School Diploma Required
  • Entry level

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish speaking ability is an added asset but is not required. 

Spanish speaking ability is an added asset but is not required. 

Location

On-site
Jersey City, NJ

How to Apply

Apply via link above.

Apply via link above.

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