Riverside Community Care Housing Coordinator - Adult Community Clinical Services in Milford, Massachusetts
Housing Coordinator - Adult Community Clinical Services
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We are seeking a Housing Coordinator for our Adult Community Clinical Services (ACCS) program!
As a member of the ACCS team, the Housing Coordinator will work as a member of Persons’ Team having primary responsibility for supporting person's served in attaining and keeping stable, secure housing. They will be responsible for educating staff and Persons using ACCS services about tenancy issues, housing rights, and resources.
The Housing Coordinator will assist people served with applying for and attaining subsidies, and work with Persons to secure housing that meets their needs and will guide the Person in learning the skills necessary to maintain community housing. They will provide a single point of contact for developing relationships with landlords, housing authorities, and DMH Area housing staff, to foster communication and provide advocacy.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in team environment required
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills (in the English language) and present effectively to the public
Must be able to take initiative and work independently as well as within a multidisciplinary team.
Ability to seek, establish and maintain therapeutic relationships with the people we serve
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2 years related experience required
Housing advocacy experience preferred
Riverside Community Care is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from culturally diverse applicants. We provide equal opportunity for all persons seeking employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.
Milford, Massachusetts, United States