Job Application - Catholic Charities Of Chemung Schuyler

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Housing Assistant - Housing Counseling

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

The Housing Assistant serves as a member of the Housing Counseling Services staff team with specific responsibilities for mortgage foreclosure prevention program administration functions, outreach/education to recruit program participants, post-purchase education/training for mortgage foreclosure prevention and financial fitness; networking with lenders and other community partners.

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES:

1.       Outreach/recruitment for public awareness and participation in all services; network with lenders, relators, and community partners.

2.       Post-purchase education/training for new homeowners and participation in Homeowner Association events.

3.       Develop education/training materials related to program services and articles/content for monthly newsletter-coordinate distribution.

4.       Data entry, report preparation, file maintenance.

5.       Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Associate degree or equivalent experience.

Two years’ experience in housing/human services.

A combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Executive Director.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

·      Group presentation skills; money management skills; computer skills.

·      Ability to speak and write competently about homeownership, credit issues, financial priority setting, money management, housing economic justice issues.