The Housing Placement Specialist is responsible for providing supportive housing services to veterans in residence at Safe Haven, a transitional housing program for chronically homeless veterans, many of whom are challenged with substance misuse and/or mental health issues. The Housing Placement Specialist functions include developing housing plans with vets in collaboration with the VA, providing housing referrals, placement services, and supporting all ancillary tasks necessary to obtain permanent housing. This function also includes the proper collection and maintenance of data, and housing-focused case management for veterans in the program.
The Housing Placement Specialist will also work to establish and expand housing resources, and maintain a supportive relationship with the veteran to ensure a smooth transition into permanent housing. This function includes being a resource for staff regarding housing placements and applications.
Compensation is based on a competitive public interest salary scale. Swords to Plowshares offers a generous benefits package including the following benefits:
This position is closed and no longer accepting applications.
Please submit a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in Swords to Plowshares, where/how you found out about this career opportunity, and your salary requirement. Email the cover letter along with your resume to [email protected]
Please include the exact title for this position in the subject line of your email: Housing Placement Specialist - Safe Haven.