The Supportive Services for Veterans Families program seeks a full-time Housing Specialist to work in collaboration with the Case Manager and the Health and Social Services Program staff in finding appropriate permanent housing and/or eviction prevention interventions for veterans of the program. The Housing Specialist will utilize community-based partnerships with Supportive Housing Programs, VA VASH Voucher Program, and market-rate rental landlords to establish and expand housing resources and eviction prevention remedies. They will work with the Case Manager to ensure the smooth transition into permanent housing and maintain a supportive relationship with the veteran to sustain permanent housing within the community. This function includes being a resource for staff regarding housing placements and applications. This is a non-exempt position and reports to the SSVF Program Manager.
Compensation is based on a competitive public interest salary scale. Swords to Plowshares offers a generous benefits package including the following benefits:
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 Specialist – East Bay.