Family Stability Housing Case Manager

Website Family Center of Washington County

The Family Center is looking for someone to join our amazing team in the role of Family Stability Housing Case Manager. You will work with eligible families providing assessment, housing stabilization efforts, housing related case management, and coordination of services. You will provide services to families needing housing supports to obtain or retain housing stability by promoting optimal family health and well-being using the Strengthening Families Protective Factors Framework. You will work collaboratively, both internally and with community partners, to provide resources, referrals, stabilization assistance and tools that support program participants in developing life skills that will lead to an increased quality of life by providing high quality comprehensive community and evidence-based services to prenatal and postpartum families, infants, and children. This is a limited term position, grant funded through 12/31/2021.

Desired Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Human Services, Counseling, or a related field; Familiarity with housing/homelessness resources in Washington County; Knowledge of risk factors associated with domestic and sexual violence and their relationship to homelessness, as well as knowledge and experience working with issues of poverty and substance abuse; Experience working in home or community settings with families and children, home visiting experience preferred; and with families with complex needs; Knowledge of resources in the community along with ability to teach simple life skills, including tenancy, budgeting, healthy eating, and personal safety skills; Must be detailed oriented and be able to maintain accurate records and prepare comprehensive progress reports, as well as develop and track self-identified goals; Familiarity with regulations, laws, and procedures of the Vermont Agency of Human Services preferred; Must hold a valid Vermont driver’s license and the ability to pass any required background checks.

This is a 40 hour per week limited term position with a diverse benefit package, including, competitive wages, health and dental benefits, professional development, flexible scheduling, planning time, paid vacation, sick and personal time, access to child care, and retirement plan benefits.  A complete job description is located on our website.

Located in Montpelier, we are a member of the Parent Child Network of VT whose focus is support and education to families with young children through wraparound service delivery. The goal is to help all Vermont families get off to a healthy start, promote well-being, and build on family strengths. We’re a committed team of people where collaboration and mutual support are the norm.

Please email your resume, cover letter, and three references in care of Kathi Partlow, Youth and Family Services Manager.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply for this job please visit fcwcvt.org..