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Homeownership Advisor

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NeighborWorks Affiliates
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Springfield, MA

NeighborWorks Affiliates


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Published 29 days ago

November 30, 2020
$17 - $21

Homeownership Advisor


Are you interested in work that makes a difference in the lives of others? At Way Finders, we light pathways and open doors to homes and communities where people thrive. The largest nonprofit housing provider in Western Massachusetts, Way Finders also specializes in housing counseling, financial and first-time homebuyer education, employment training, neighborhood revitalization, and a variety of other services throughout the region. The need for Way Finders’ programs and services is great and continues to grow each year. Whether a person is experiencing a housing crisis, in need of rental assistance, or ready to purchase a first home, our Housing Centers provide a welcoming, accessible space for counseling, assistance, training and placement, and ongoing support. During our last fiscal year, Way Finders services impacted 52,000 men, women, and children in the region. Stable housing is the platform upon which we work with our clients to help them to meet their own goals and to thrive. As families thrive, so do the communities in which they live.


Way Finders is a mission-oriented, nonprofit organization offering a fast-paced, professional work environment focused on achievement. We employ individuals with a strong commitment to excellence, a collaborative nature and the desire to make a difference.


We are seeking an experienced Homeownership Advisor for our Homeownership and Financial Education department. The Homeownership Advisor will provide a range of pre-purchase counseling, loan administration and foreclosure intervention services. This is a full time position.


The ideal candidate will have homebuyer education, foreclosure and/or mortgage lending experience. We are also considering candidates with experience as tellers, teachers or para-professionals. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is required. Candidate must have no other personal or financial interests that could influence or appear to influence the exercise of their duties at Way Finders. All Housing Counselors must obtain their HUD Housing Counselor certification within 6 months of employment. 


Candidate must be detail oriented and have demonstrated ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Must have a willingness to work a flexible schedule that may include occasional evenings and weekends. This position requires excellent written and verbal communication. Bilingual verbal and writing skills preferred. Wage between $17.83/hr and $21.40/hr depending on education and experience. Interested applicants must submit a Resume and Cover Letter; applications accepted until position is filled.


Way Finders is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks a diverse staff in order to reflect our community and those we serve. Qualified individuals from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. This position is available to all without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, political affiliation or veteran status. We provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals.

Homeownership Advisor


Are you interested in work that makes a difference in the lives of others? At Way Finders, we light pathways and open doors to homes and communities where people thrive. The largest nonprofit housing provider in…

Details at a glance

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

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish language skills is a plus.

Spanish language skills is a plus.

Location

Springfield, MA

How to Apply

Please apply with cover letter and resume for consideration.

Please apply with cover letter and resume for consideration.

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