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Recruitment Bulletin # 1961
July 25, 2014


STABILIZATION SPECIALIST
Housing and Homelessness Department - Families at Home/Shelter Plus Care/Housing Court Advocacy Program

Provide stabilization and follow-up services to households served through the Families at Home/Shelter Plus Care/Housing Court Advocacy program. Conduct assessment of stabilization needs and develop a plan to best meet housing and stabilization goals. Maintain regular contact with clients regarding court agreements, repayment plans, court judgments, and all other housing and service delivery needs. Assist clients with applying for eligible benefits and resources. Work with clients to develop stable tenancies, including assisting them with housing search if they are in temporary and/or unstable housing. Provide and contribute to the knowledge of successful outcomes through expanded/refined data collection and analysis using the ETO software system. Work with partnering agencies to ensure that comprehensive, collaborative models and strategies are implemented. Perform other related duties as required.

Minimum of a high school diploma/GED, with one to three years of experience in case management or a related service required. Associate’s degree in Human Services or related field preferred. Must have some experience with and knowledge of homeless and housing issues and housing subsidies. Willingness to conduct home visits in various neighborhoods and accompany clients to neighborhood services required. Must have the ability to work and set appropriate boundaries with clients with various mental health, substance abuse, and domestic violence issues. Strong problem-solving skills required. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Valid driver’s license required. Bilingual skills preferred. Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.

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Email: hr@bostonabcd.org (Please indicate the job title you’re interested in the subject line! Attachments in Microsoft Word ONLY, please.)

Please direct resumes and inquiries to:
Action for Boston Community Development, Inc.
Human Resources
Department 161
178 Tremont Street, Boston MA 02111 

PHONE 617-357-6000
TTY 617-423-9215
FAX 617-423-7693


ABCD, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer actively seeking applications under its affirmative action programs.

     
 

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