Flagler Cares Job Announcement: Housing Care Coordinator, 7.15.21
Flagler Cares, Inc. is seeking qualified candidates for a new position to provide Housing Care Coordination to Flagler residents in need.
The ideal candidate would have extensive knowledge of housing/homelessness and social service systems in Volusia and Flagler, excellent client engagement skills and the ability to understand, identify and address systemic barriers that prevent clients from accessing needed services. Superior organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to prioritize multiple tasks to meet frequent deadlines is required.
This is a full-time position that can offer MAXIMUM FLEXIBILITY for the right self-motivated and self-driven professional.
Compensation: Salary range is $37,000 to $42,000 per year for the right candidate. Benefits include a flexible work schedule, generous PTO allowance, paid holidays and a group health insurance plan (100% of employee premium funded by the company).
Education: Bachelor’s degree in a human services field and 2 years’ experience working with vulnerable populations in a direct-service or leadership role is desired. Experience working on grants funded by HUD or ESG or work with Rapid Rehousing programs preferred but not required. Position will also be trained to enter into the Coordinated Entry HMIS system.
All successful candidates must possess a valid Florida driver’s license, have an acceptable driving record and complete a State of Florida mandatory level 2 background screening prior to start of employment. Must also be able to pass a drug screening, if requested.
Additional Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Superior interpersonal, oral communication, writing, and computer skills.
• Ability to build rapport with a diverse population, developing trust and conducting interviews in non-traditional settings and unstructured environments.
• Ability to cultivate partnerships and positive relationships with other providers and community stakeholders.
Interested Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Rent & Utility Assistance, 5.10.21
Florida has launched a statewide Emergency Rental Assistance program. Visit https://www.ourflorida.com/ to learn more about eligibility, required documentation, and how to apply.