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Housing Placement Supervisor , 19-304

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Pine Street Inn | Boston, MA
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Pine Street Inn


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Published 16 days ago

$50,000 - $52,000

SCHEDULE: 40 hours, Monday – Friday 8:30-5:00 pm-with availability for early mornings, nights, and weekends as needed.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Housing Placement Supervisor (HPS) will have oversight of a team of Housing Placement Specialists who will partner with shelter guests to move them to safe, permanent housing with the supports necessary to sustain housing. The Housing Placement Supervisor will work with team members to inspire, coach, and directly supervise the day to day activities of the Rapid Re-Housing team, including facilitating cross agency meetings and client case conferencing meetings. The Housing Placement Supervisor will be responsible for approving all Rapid Re-Housing financial assistance for program participants.

 The Housing Placement Supervisor will also ensure housing outcomes and program goals are met. The Housing Placement Supervisor and Rapid Re-Housing team will work under tight timeframes for accurately entering guest information into the Pine Street Inn’s approved Homeless Management Information System (HMIS). The Housing Placement Supervisor will provide exceptional customer service both internally and externally, will act in leadership capacities in community meetings and will work in partnership with other emergency services and housing department staff to provide integrated service delivery which furthers our mission

REQUIREMENTS:

  • BSW, BA or BS in a human services related field or at least three (3) years of equivalent experience in a social service setting
  • A minimum of 2 years performing as a team leader or project leader or supervisor
  • Certification, training, or formal education in counseling and/or case management
  • Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License and ability to meet PSI’s safe driver criteria
  • Ability to stand for moderate periods of time, stretch, bend, lift and assist guests up and down stairs during difficult and/or emergency situations.
  • Ability to use stairs (three flights)
  • Ability to walk/stand/sit/drive/access public transportation during the work day
  • Ability to respond safely and quickly in case of emergency situations
  • Ability to sit for moderate periods of time at a desk in an office while interacting with clients and/or managing documentation and completing data entry
  • Must be able to drive a PSI vehicle for work use
  • Ability to travel within Boston neighborhoods and across greater Boston
  • Excellent writing, documentation, math and computer skills
  • Ability to assess clients and make appropriate referrals
  • Ability to establish good working relationships with internal and external program staff
  • Strong decision-making, leadership ability and communication skills
  • Exceptional customer service
  • Ability to perform an array of difficult tasks at the same time
  • Patience in working with guests with untreated emotional and/or physical health needs and active substance use/abuse/dependency behaviors
  • Ability to work in intense emotionally charged situations
  • Ability to help provide critical incident de-briefing

 

SCHEDULE: 40 hours, Monday – Friday 8:30-5:00 pm-with availability for early mornings, nights, and weekends as needed.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Housing Placement Supervisor (HPS) will have oversight of a team of Housing Placement Specialists who…

Details at a glance

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

Benefits

Pine Street Inn offers comprehensive benefits, including health, dental, vision, and life and disability insurance, as well as a 403(b) retirement savings plan and generous time off. FSAs and pre-tax discounts for commuter, health, and dependent care are also available.

Pine Street Inn offers comprehensive benefits, including health, dental, vision, and life and disability insurance, as well as a 403(b) retirement savings plan and generous time off…

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish speakers preferred.

Spanish speakers preferred.

Location

363 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118

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