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Bilingual Spanish-speaking Housing Specialist

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The Housing Specialist is responsible for supporting the BiSHoP team through administrative, outreach, and housing case management. This position is temporary from June 2021- May 2022 and will mainly assist on the City’s rental subsidy program, which is only limited for 12 months.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Professionally and ethically interacts with clients, community members, etc. of diverse backgrounds;
  • Assist clients in submitting local ERAP rental subsidy applications including but not limited to data entry of preliminary applications, collection and review of documents, follow-up phone calls, emails, letters, etc from applicants, and communication to landlord/master tenants, if necessary;
  • Assist in outreach including but not limited to translation of materials and designing materials;
  • Assist in submitting housing applications;
  • Assist in administrative tasks; 
  • Performs other duties, as needed, to implement BiSHoP’s work plan or assigned by the Executive Director.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Apps, and other database/web/cloud-based platforms (required)
  • Possess excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Possess good interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and be detail-oriented
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and display good judgment
  • Sensitivity to immigrants, low-income, homeless and families from diverse backgrounds.
  • Bilingual capabilities required: Spanish

Desired Qualifications

  • Previous experience in housing case management or tenants rights counseling or direct service
  • Experience in navigating various public agencies, etc
  • Experience in working with vulnerable and diverse communities

Minimum Qualifications: 

1-2 years of experience working with low-income communities and/or non-profit sectors or Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences or relevant field or a combination of education and experience ensures successful completion of essential job functions. 

The Housing Specialist is responsible for supporting the BiSHoP team through administrative, outreach, and housing case management. This position is temporary from June 2021- May 2022 and will mainly assist on the City’s rental subsidy…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 21, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$24/hr, 40 hours maximum per week

Benefits

Full benefits that include medical, dental, vision and life insurance

Full benefits that include medical, dental, vision and life insurance

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent in Spanish

Fluent in Spanish

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near San Francisco, CA
Associated Location
San Francisco, CA, USA

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