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Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Case Manager

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Housing Counseling Service is looking for a Housing Case Manager to join our Supportive Services to Veteran Families (SSVF) Program staff. We are looking for a high energy, committed and quick learner to work with our SSVF team to support the needs of low-income veteran households in achieving stable, permanent housing. 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

·      Provides comprehensive housing case management to low-income Veteran households identified as homeless or at risk for homelessness towards stabilizing their housing circumstances. 

·      Complete comprehensive assessments and develop housing plans to identify barriers to housing and specific housing tasks. 

·      Assist Veterans rapidly resolve their homelessness through identifying viable permanent housing options. 

·      Connect veterans to VA and non-VA services to support long term self-sufficiency as well as advocate on behalf of Veterans with landlords, social service agencies, and other service providers. 

·      Conduct follow-up with Veterans to ensure their housing situation remains stable.

·      Maintain accurate written and computer-based client files.

 POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

·      Bachelor’s degree with specialized professional experience in case management/social work;

·      Strong ability to work independently and as a team player exercising mature judgment;

·      Highly motivated self-starter with an ability to complete multiple tasks in timely manner;

·      Must have excellent problem solving skills and able to develop innovate solutions;

·      Experience providing supportive services to at-risk populations;

·      Ability to respond to multiple emergency needs with patience and diligence;

·      Must demonstrate the ability to communicate with a variety of professionals including bankers, realtors, contractors, landlords;

·      Must maintain and execute confidential information;

·      Strong oral and written communication skills as well as excellent computer skills;

·      Ability to translate technical information into layman’s terms;

·      Sensitivity to the needs within the community and to individual clients;

·      Military Veterans strongly encouraged to apply.

Housing Counseling Service is looking for a Housing Case Manager to join our Supportive Services to Veteran Families (SSVF) Program staff. We are looking for a high energy, committed and quick learner to work with our SSVF team to support the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 16, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    October 16, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

USD 55,000 - USD 60,000

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish is a plus but nor required.

Spanish is a plus but nor required.

Location

On-site
2410 17th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA
Suite 100

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume to employment@housingetc.org

Please submit cover letter and resume to employment@housingetc.org

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