Initial goal of the program is for the individual or family to be quickly re-housed and stabilized with the end result being the individual or family paying rent on their own. Supportive services in the program may include: Graduated rental assistance and deposits, assistance with housing search, applying for housing subsidies and assistance overcoming barriers to accessing affordable housing.
Incumbent works with homeless families and individuals with priority given to providing permanent housing opportunities and short-term rental assistance and some case coordination. Incumbent works closely with the shelters in Snohomish County to screen families and individuals who are in need of short term rental assistance and to provide referrals to ensure their successful housing. The goal is to develop and implement a service plan that addresses the program participants’ needs, obstacles and objectives for ultimately achieving permanent unsubsidized housing which may require some evening and weekend availability.
This position is F/T, 37.5 hours per week.
Pay is $16.91 - $17.76/hr. DOE/Education, plus excellent holiday/vacation/sick pay and health benefits!
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