Family Self-Sufficiency Coordinator
The Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority has an opening for a full time Family Self Sufficiency (FSS) Coordinator. This is a grant-funded position. The primary function of the position include maintaining a caseload of Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher participants and providing them with ongoing case management to assist them in achieving self sufficiency through needs assessments, goal setting, and coordination of services.
Duties: Complete in-depth assessments of participants needs in order to develop Individualized Training and Services Plans. Assist participants to engage in activities that will help them meet their goals through one-on-one meetings, referrals to community agencies and services, advocacy, problem-solving, and ongoing assessments of progress and program compliance. Track participants progress towards goals and revise the service plan as appropriate. Coordinate services with other providers and case managers to support the identified service plan. Maintain accurate and complete case files, Maintain reporting data and write reports as needed. Provide information regarding programs and services to other agencies, clients, and the public. Explain policies, procedures, and regulations.
Experience Required: Knowledge of HUD rules and regulations; case management, principles of casework, intervention, and referral services; social needs of low-income families; familiarity with human services agencies and services; computer skills including proficiency with Word, Excel and aptitude for working with complex databases preferred. Bachelors Degree in Social Services, Human Services, Psychology, or related field required.
BC/ACHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Resumes without a completed application will not be accepted for consideration. Applicants must successfully complete a drug screening and background check prior to hire. Position remains open until filled. To apply submit an application, resume and cover letter to 1001 S. Orchard St. Boise ID 83705, or fax it to 208-345-4909.