Housing Coordinator

$48,700 - $49,200 yearly
  • Region 3 Behavioral Health Services
  • May 01, 2023
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Region 3 Behavioral Health Services is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Housing Coordinator position. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the Region 3 Housing Assistance Program, which provides rental assistance for adults who are very low income and experience a serious mental illness and/or substance use disorder. The Program follows the Supported Housing Model designed for people who can live independently if they have appropriate behavioral health services and supports that assist them to live successfully in the community. Applicants must have the ability to initiate and maintain effective working relationships with individuals receiving services and network effectively with other professionals serving the individuals meeting program criteria.  Applicants must also have good communication, networking, and organizational skills. The ability to independently plan and organize time, to prioritize responsibilities, and to meet deadlines.

 Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, sociology, and/or other related field;
  • Two years’ experience in the delivery of community mental health and/or substance use disorder services or other related human service program;
  • Familiarity of specialized services/resources available to individuals who experience serious    mental illnesses and/or substance use disorders.

Region 3 is a family friendly organization, offering competitive salary and generous benefits package. Persons of all colors, creeds, and ethnic backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to:  Tammy Burgeson, Region 3 Behavioral Health Services, PO Box 2555, Kearney NE, 68848.  www.region3.net.  EOE/AA

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