Direct Housing Case Manager

The Salvation Army of the Syracuse Area Cincinnati, OH

About the Job

Overview Status:Full-Time, Non-Exempt Position, Benefits and Mileage Reimbursement. Reports to:Franklin County Housing Program Manager Overview:The Salvation Army in Central Ohio is seeking a full-time Direct Housing Case manager. The Direct Housing Program aims to assist homeless families into affordable, safe, and stable housing in accordance with the Housing First model. The Direct Housing case management team provides short-term housing location and stabilization services, including financial assistance and intensive home-based case management. Service knowledge for this position must include the following social service case management skills: referral/linkage to community resources, advocacy, negotiation, data entry, networking, documentation, strong organizational skills, strong communication skills, budget planning, understanding of landlord-tenant law, crisis intervention, understanding of career development strategies, and case plan goal development and monitoring. Qualifications + Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Social Work preferred, or Degree in other field with 1 year social service experience + Licensed Social Worker preferred + Experience working in the field of housing and homelessness preferred + Leadership experience preferred + Valid Ohio Driver’s license and the ability to obtain and maintain driving privileges per Salvation Army insurance standards + An understanding of and passion for The Salvation Army's mission. Please include cover letter with application and resume. Job ID2017-2859 CategorySocial Work TypeRegular Full-Time