Jobs and Internships

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SMOC is Hiring for Several Positions

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DOVE – FT Advocate for our Emergency Shelter

Summary: The FT Advocate for Emergency Shelter will focus on Housing & Economic Empowerment. Please see attached posting for details as well as application instructions.

Type: Full Time

Location: Quincy, MA

For more information and to apply, click here.

 

Family Aid Boston – Client Support Advocate (part time)

Summary:

Client Support Advocates work with families sharing shelter apartments as part of Massachusetts’ Emergency Assistance family shelter entitlement. Client Support Advocates provide general supervision of program participants and oversee adherence to program rules and expectations designed to promote client well being and safety.  7-3, 3-11, and awake overnight 11-7 shifts are available.

Type: Permanent Part-time

Location: Boston, MA

For more information and to apply, click here

 

Family Aid Boston – Realty Locator/Housing Specialist

Summary:

Accept the challenge. Help a family find a new home. Help them change their life. As a Housing Specialist for our Community Based Shelter Program, you will work with homeless families to identify housing options, design a plan, and coordinate their move from shelter to safe, appropriate, permanent housing as quickly as possible. As the Realty Locator, you will engage with landlords, property owners, and realtors throughout the Commonwealth and develop a supply of readily available, affordable housing units. Join the hardworking, successful FamilyAid housing team as we create new opportunities for families recovering from homelessness. We need a sincere, outgoing, accomplished professional unafraid to contact new people and able to network within Boston and beyond. Partner with our experienced, resourceful social services team to help ensure housing stability for our families and offer them a better life.

Type: Full-time

Location: Boston, MA

For more information and to apply, click here

 

Somerville Homeless Coalition – Supportive Housing Case Manager

Summary:

Provide community and home-based case management and direct support to foster housing stability and the overall well-being of clients residing in SHC’s long-term housing programs. Intensively work with individuals and families, who are disabled and formerly homeless, on a regular basis to facilitate linkages to a range of services and resources. Provide crucial support and coaching around psychiatric symptom management, substance abuse and a harm reduction recovery process, behavioral health management, trauma and physical ailments. Ensure all clients are compliant with program rules, individual service plans and lease requirements.

Type: Full time

Location: Somerville, MA

Date posted: 11/8/2016

For more information and to apply, click here

 

 

Housing Families – Bilingual Case Manager (English/Spanish)

Summary:

We are currently looking to fill our Case Manager *Bi-Lingual in English and Spanish* position in our Malden location (with travel required in the Greater Boston area). The Case Manager reports to the Program Manager and its purpose is to provide assistance to each family to ensure they move into safe, affordable permanent housing as quickly as possible. This is done through building a relationship with each family member, thoroughly assessing their strengths and needs, referring to appropriate services, collaborating with each family and their Housing Advocate to create a plan to help them obtain and prepare to maintain permanent housing.

Type: Full time

Location: Malden, MA

Date posted: 1/18/2017

For more information and to apply, click here

 

EMPath – Housing Specialist

Summary:

The housing specialist provides support to participants in all of the housing programs.  He/she will work directly with participants, assisting them in all aspects of finding permanent, stable housing.  The key to the role is ensuring that all guidelines for housing placement services are followed and all documentation is submitted in a timely manner.

Type: Full time

Location: Boston, MA

Date posted: 1/27/2017

For more information and to apply, click here

 

Hildebrand – Assistant Director of Programs

Summary:

The Assistant Director of Programs will join one of the largest providers of services to families experiencing homelessness in the Metro Boston Area. Founded in 1988, Hildebrand is a rapidly growing independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves 300 homeless families each year through shelter, permanent housing and stabilization support. The Assistant Director of Programs will be a member of the programs team in an organization of 60+ employees, and $6 million budget (in FY’17). Hildebrand operates over 126 units of emergency shelter via scattered sites and congregate living programs in several communities throughout the region; and owns three permanent housing buildings in Boston and Cambridge with 11 units of housing. Our vision is that every family has a home, and in this pursuit, the organization seeks a creative, energetic, and efficient professional who will help assist the Program Department with data management, recognizing and filling gaps, creative problem solving, and in-kind donation management. The Assistant Director of Programs will also oversee the management of the intake schedule for scattered site and congregate shelter. Shelter programs are funded by DHCD and the incumbent will be responsible to ensure adherence to the standards and scope of services for program management.

Type: Full time

Location: Cambridge, MA

For more information and to apply, click here

 

CMHA – Employment/Education Placement Specialist

Summary:

The Employment Job Placement Specialist coordinates job search and placement services for individuals within State emergency shelter and those participating in the residential component of the HomeBASE Program.. Coordinates and assists individuals to access resources to develop long term self-sufficiency skills and to develop plans to attain financial and housing stability through education, employment and other related work as required.

Type: Part time, 30 hrs/wk

Location: Worcester, MA

To learn more and apply, click here

 

Community Teamwork – Residential Services Manager

Summary:

We are seeking a Residential Services Manager to be responsible for the oversight of day-to-day operations of four shelter site offices that service homeless families.  This position provides supervision of shelter staff that work at these four sites, and oversees scheduling of staff, communication with property and case management teams, and provides support for staff who work at these locations. Responsibilities include: Ensure appropriate staffing and scheduling is met on a daily basis for four 24/7 shelter offices within the city of Lowell; Develop strategies to identify barriers and improve services; Direct supervision of all Shelter Staff including recruitment, supervision, performance evaluation; Assign, monitor and evaluate staff work schedules and assignments; Work closely with Case Management Services Manager to provide best possible service to families; Assist with orientation and training of new and existing staff; Under the direction of the Assistant Director, ensure compliance with shelter standards, regulations, and rules; Assist with managing emergencies; Monitor Communication Logs daily; Create relationships with community providers; Monitor supplies at offices and make sure sites are properly supplied.

Type: Full time

Location: Lowell, MA

Date posted: 1/31/2017

For more information and to apply, click here

 

 

CHAPA – Policy Associate

Summary:

The CHAPA Policy Associate will work to advance policies to support housing stability and economic mobility. A main responsibility of the Policy Associate will be to coordinate the On Solid Ground Coalition (OSG), a cross-sector coalition committed to preventing homelessness by increasing housing and economic stability (see http://www.chapa.org/OnSolidGround for more information). In addition, the Policy Associate will support the CHAPA Policy Team through research, correspondence and advocacy with policymakers, and tracking legislation and budget items.

Salary: The salary is commensurate with experience.  CHAPA also provides a generous package of benefits including vacation and sick time, health insurance, short-term disability insurance, life insurance, and retirement benefits.

To Apply: Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Eric Shupin at eshupin@chapa.org by Friday, March 24, 2017.

https://www.chapa.org/news/chapa-hiring-policy-associate-march-6-2017 

 

Lynn Shelter Association – Direct Care Worker

The Lynn Shelter Association is seeking part-time and relief Direct Care Workers to assist with the day-to-day functions in our Family Shelters.

Type: part time

Location, Lynn, MA

To learn more and apply, click here

 

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