Case Manager II (Housing Specialist), Homeless Prevention Initiative (HomeBase) - Staten Island
CAMBA's HomeBase Program is seeking a Housing Specialist for our new office on Staten Island.
CAMBA's HomeBase Program provides case management and essential services to at-risk individuals and families in Brooklyn and Staten Island to prevent homelessness. Individuals and families receive services that help them overcome problems with public benefits, housing, education, health care and other issues that could impede their ability to maintain stable households.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The person filling this position is expected to: (1) aid individuals and/or families requiring social service assistance; (2) interview and evaluate applicants for services, formulate service plans and goals, and aid clients to implement service plans; and (3) locate and make use of appropriate community resources for clients.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree and two years of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience.
Knowledge of, and experience with, New York City Housing and Public Assistance Systems.
This position is located in Staten Island.
CAMBA offers a fulfilling, friendly, diverse work environment with competitive salaries, opportunities to grow professionally, and excellent benefits including 13 Holidays annually plus
15 paid vacation and 3 personal days per calendar year after 6 months.