The DOVES Program is seeking a Housing Assistant in our Gering office. The Housing Assistant will provide client advocacy, case management, benefit establishment, linkage to Mental Health/Substance Abuse services, linkage to stable housing, and all other supportive services as needed. The Housing Assistant will provide individualized client support by helping each client develop a plan to address their barriers, increase their income, and maintain and sustain permanent housing. As part of the plan, the Housing Assistant will identify each area in which clients will need assistance to accomplish the outlined goals and objectives (i.e. scheduling appointments, applying for public benefits, identifying subsidized housing, etc.). To see the full job requirements, please view the Housing Specialist job description here.
Resumes will be reviewed as they are received.
Applicants will be contacted at the e-mail address provided on the application.
We anticipate the hiring process for this position could take 2-4 weeks. Please plan accordingly.
The right candidate will uphold the highest standard of confidentiality, maintain a compassionate and professional approach while working with families in crisis, be enthusiastic about sharing our mission and vision with the community, be self-motivated and excel while working independently, and demonstrate critical thinking strategies and appropriate decision-making.