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HUMAN SERVICES COORDINATOR II - 40009279, 40009280

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Durham, NC, US, 27703

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

DEPARTMENT:       

Social Services (DSS)

DATE POSTED:            

November 17, 2021

CLOSING DATE:           

November 27, 2021

SALARY MIN:  

$44,661

SALARY MAX:

$80,389

POSITION NUMBER:            

40009279, 40009280

JOB TYPE:  

Full-Time

 

***THIS IS A REPOST FOR POSITION 40009279 PREVIOUS APPLICANTS ARE STILL BEING CONSIDERED AND NEED NOT REAPPLY***

 

**These grant funded provisional position, grant extension subject to management approval**

**This is a HIPAA compliant position**

 

RESPONSIBITIES

 

The position is grant funded and will process referrals for the Short-Term Rent, Mortgage, and Utility payments program (STRMU) program, and provide case management for the Tenant- Based Rental Assistance program (TBRA) through the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Housing Oppourtunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) program .  Track all incoming calls from provider agencies to determine appropriateness for services; provide STRMU financial assistance, assisntance in finding permanent housing, working with landlords to take housing vouchers, and providing TBRA medical case management services, including monthly home visits, to those individuals meeting the eligibility criteria outlined by HUD.  Provide referrals to other appropriate resources. Participate in Work Groups and Committees.  The Durham County HOPWA program will participate in working groups and Homeless Services committees including: Access Network of Care and the Homeless Services Advisory Council.  The Durham County HOPWA program will partner with area providers including the Ryan White HIV/AIDS program, Healing with CAARe, Lincoln Community Health Clinic, Duke Infectious Disease Clinic, and Durham Public Health to ensure that clients have an integrated approach to health and housing.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

 

  • Ability to assess individuals needs, and relate to indiuivduals and families impacted by the disease of HIV/AIDS
  • Case Management knowledge
  • Community Experience
  • Ability to to affectively understand and operate in Crisis Situations
  • Ability to integrate and coordinate assessment services
  • Ability to foster positive interaction with the community and other agencies

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

Bachelor’s degree in a human services field such as social work, counseling, psychology, special education, deaf education, rehabilitation counseling or marriage and family therapy from an appropriately accredited institution and one year of experience in social work, counseling, preferably with the client population; or bachelor's degree from an appropriately accredited institution and three years of experience in counseling or a related human services field providing experience in the techniques of casework, group work, or community organization; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh