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County Housing Authority Santa Maria – Full-Time Housing Placement/Retention Specialist.

Santa Barbara County AmeriCorps Partnership for Veterans & People Experiencing Homelessness
This is an AmeriCorps Opportunity.

Description

Assist people experiencing homelessness apply for public benefits, including veteran benefits, access community resources and transitioning into permanent Housing Authority housing. Training will be provided by AmeriCorps and HACSB. Ideal candidate is self-motivated, can take instruction and work with little supervision, access to personal vehicle is a plus but not required. Member will receive a $1236/month living allowance paid 1st & 16th of each month. Health & Childcare benefits available. 1700 hours must be completed by August 31st 2017/~40 hours per week. Members are eligible for a $5,775 education award upon completion of their term.

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check

Specifics

Focus Areas

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Living Allowance

$1236 - $1236 monthly

Education Requirements

High School Graduate

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Suburban, Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Homeless Shelter, Soup Kitchen, or Food Bank, Volunteer Placement Organization

1 Openings

Currently Recruiting

I’m Interested
Application Window
Ongoing
Service Dates
November 21, 2016 - August 31, 2017
Location
  • Santa Maria, CA
Contact Information
Emily Allen
(805) 403-5224
americorps@liveunitedsbc.org

Santa Barbara County AmeriCorps Partnership for Veterans & People Experiencing Homelessness

Focus Areas
Community & Nonprofit Development, Disability, Economic Security, Homelessness & Housing, Veterans & Military Families
Contact Information
PO Box 947
, 93456
(805) 922-0329
Year Founded
2016