*Housing Specialist
Northeast Independent Living Program

Job Order #: 17244425

Lowell, MA 01852

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 7/12/2022

EXPIRES 10/10/2022

Job Description

*Housing Specialist
Lowell, MA, USA Full Time

*$1,000 Sign-On Bonus and $100 Gas Gift Card,

Health, Dental, Vision, FSA, Dependent Care Reimbursement Account, Employer Paid: Long-Term Disability, Life Insuranc

The Housing Specialist is responsible for conducting initial telephonic assessments of all new housing referrals that are received from our contracted Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) for housing support. The Housing Specialist is a member of the Community Supports Department and assists in related activities as appropriate and as time allows. This position will help facilitate housing support services as a recognized social determinant of health to advance the integration of health care and community-based supports.

What you will be doing:
General work hours are 9 to 5

Contact referral and schedule an assessment.
Conduct a thorough telephone assessment to determine unmet needs, availability of formal and informal supports, program eligibility, barriers to participation, and overall willingness to receive and engage in services.
Timely completion of data entry in appropriate databases, which includes demographic data and program/services documentation.
Assist member with CORE documents obtainment.
Provide member with individual advocacy and support.

What we are looking for:
Bilingual in English and Spanish required.
Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field desired. May be substituted with equivalent experience living with a disability
Three to five years of experience in the human service field and experience in coordinating services for one or more of the target populations.
Ability to travel independently & reliable transportation required.
Must pass a CORI background check

The Northeast Independent Living Program, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages persons with disabilities, women, veterans, persons of color, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply for this position. Reasonable accommodation is provided as needed for employees and other affiliates.

Email resume to Marianne.Segool@MassHireLowellCC.com

How To Apply

Email resume to Marianne.Segool@MassHireLowellCC.com

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Lowell, MA 01852

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First

Not Specified

Per Diem Position

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Union Position

No

Apprenticeship

No

Pay

$18.00 - $20.00 per hour

Benefits

  • Major Medical
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Leave
  • Long Term Disability Leave

Benefit Details

Name

MassHire Lowell Career Center

Title

Not Specified

Email

Marianne.Segool@MassHireLowellCC.com

Phone

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Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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