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Case Manager, Homelessness Prevention Program

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RiseBoro Community Partnership | Brooklyn, NY
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RiseBoro Community Partnership


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Published 19 days ago

$42,000 - $46,000

POSITION

Case Manager, Homelessness Prevention Program


EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Regular FT – 35 hours/week


SALARY

$42,000 - $46,000, annually


REPORTS TO

Navigator (Supervisor)


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

RiseBoro is NYC premier homelessness prevention organization. With our community-based initiative, we assists households who are at-risk of shelter entry in order to resolve their housing crisis and lay the groundwork for self-sufficiency. The Homelessness Prevention Case Manager position will be responsible for providing housing assistance and holistic case management services. They will provide ongoing social services to program participants to secure long-term housing stability. The case manager:

  • Coordinates services and activities to provide program participants with necessary tools to sustain their housing and prevent homelessness
  • Works with the client, household members, supervisors and supplementary staff to execute the service plan 
  • Establishes goals and actions which address the immediate housing crisis and the underlying causes of the crises
  • Monitors and evaluates program participants’ progress on the implementation of their service plan
  • Conferences client cases with the Supervisor and Program Director and determines the necessity of financial subsidies
  • Prepares all necessary documentation to submit in-house subsidy applications on behalf of the client
  • Provides referrals for clients to access community supports, public benefits and entitlements
  • Maintains accurate record keeping via case files and the designated computer database
  • Engages in the arrangement, coordination, monitoring and delivery of services to Homebase program participants
  • Ensures that program participants’ rights are protected; performs other duties as assigned by the Supervisors or Program Director.


COMPETENCIES

  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred, but not required
  • Experience working in non-profit organizations and commitment to social justice
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to advocate
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with a team
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, ability to problem solve and build relationships



EDUCATION EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree required


APPLICATION DEADLINE

Rolling

POSITION

Case Manager, Homelessness Prevention Program


EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Regular FT – 35 hours/week


SALARY

$42,000 - $46,000, annually


REPORTS TO

Navigator (Supervisor)


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

RiseBoro is NYC premier…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefits:
  • Accident, Disability and Specified Disease (Cancer) Insurance:
  • Pension Plan:
  • Tax-Deferred Annuity
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Commuter Benefits Plan (CBP)
  • Workers’ Compensation Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Holidays: The RiseBoro observes 12 holidays, annually
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefits:
  • Accident, Disability and Specified Disease (Cancer) Insurance:
  • Pension Plan:
  • Tax-Deferred…

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual English/Spanish preferred, but not required

Bilingual English/Spanish preferred, but not required

How to Apply

SUBMIT RESUME and COVER LETTER TO

Empowerment@riseboro.org

SUBMIT RESUME and COVER LETTER TO

Empowerment@riseboro.org

Location

Brooklyn, NY

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