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DePaul Senior Supportive Housing Specialist in Rochester, New York

$1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS! DePaul is now hiring a full-time Senior Supportive Housing Specialist! This position is responsible for the procurement of housing, household establishment, and the development and implementation of the Housing Support Plan for program recipients. Additionally, will be responsible for the supervision of the Supportive Housing Specialists.

This full-time position is eligible for the following benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Generous PTO & Paid Holidays, 403B Employer Contribution, Employee Discount Programs, and Staff Recognition Programs.

  • Assists in procuring apartments for prospective recipients that meet their wants and needs.

  • Assists in establishing the resident’s household.

  • Develop and maintain working relationships with recipients.

  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with collateral agencies (i.e. Section 8).

  • Maintain accurate, up-to-date records.

  • Coordinate and link to necessary service providers.

  • Site visits / telephone contact on a regular basis as defined by the Support Plan.

  • Develop and implement Housing Support Plan.

  • Complete necessary documents to ensure compliance with OMH guidelines.

  • Manage and allocate stipends.

  • Market the Supportive Scattered Site Housing Program.

  • Perform any other tasks, assignments, and projects as designated by the supervisor.

ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervises Supportive Housing Specialists in the absence of the Program Director.

  • Assists in training of Supportive Housing Staff.

  • Conducts record audits.

  • Attend county SPOA meetings as part of DePaul’s intake team to help with admission decisions.

  • Assesses and evaluates referrals.

Education: Bachelor’s degree or 4 years of mental health experience

Experience: One year working in human services field preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Other: Valid New York State driver’s license. Must meet qualifications set by agency’s clean driver record policy. Use of personal vehicle required.

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Shift: Days

Corporation Names: DePaul Community Services (DCS)

External Company URL: http://depaul.org/

Street: 1931 Buffalo Rd.

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