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Housing Specialist

Posted: June 30, 2024
Salary:Up to US$26.44 per hour
Job type: Contract
Discipline:Care Management
Work Location:Hybrid

Job description

  • Working with each client to establish the nature and extent of their housing needs and what tailored interventions may help them to both secure and maintain a stable residence in the community
  • Leading the ACT team in meetings around housing barriers
  • Integrating housing goals with the tasks of all ACT team members when necessary
  • Providing psycho-education individually and in groups
  • Serving as advocate and liaison for clients in their shelters, housing providers, landlords and other community agencies as needed
  • Participating in the development of comprehensive and 6 month service plans
  • Participating in all daily, weekly and other staff meetings as directed by the Team leader and/or psychiatrist
  • Participating in all OMH required initial and follow up training and other in service training assigned by the Team Leader, psychiatrist, QA and/or Agency governance
  • Participating in the completion of needs assessments, comprehensive assessments and 6-month assessments
  • Providing crisis intervention
  • Completing all required progress notes and recording data relevant to responsibilities and the effective operations and delivery of ACT services
  • Working within the scope of responsibilities, particularly with regards to one's specialties and tasks as recognized and assigned by the Team Leader
  • Working effectively with clients' support system and providers
  • Completing the assigned face to face treatment contacts in the community each month
  • Addressing individual client needs for problem-solving, wellness self-management, housing, income support, education and vocational training, social supports, employment, and primary care
  • Providing culturally competent services
  • Having computer skills necessary to meet online reporting and documentation requirements, referrals, research and data reporting
  • Other ACT program responsibilities as assigned