Family Services Coordinator, Repair at Habitat for Humanity in Charlotte, NC

Habitat for Humanity

๐Ÿ“Œ Charlotte, NC
๐Ÿ•‘ November 23, 2020
๐Ÿท๏ธ FULL TIME
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Family Services Coordinator, Repair - 2020-21

Posting Description.
Family Services Coordinator, Repair
- 2020-21For one year, you can get paid to build sustainable solutions in a community, gain valuable hands on experience and prepare for your future. This full-time Ameri.
Corps service position offers a great opportunity to make a real impact in the lives of others while building your own knowledge and skillset. Ameri.
Corps National members serve the community in direct service and capacity building activities. What will you do?
The family services coordinator builds and maintains the pipeline of homeowner families by leading efforts to recruit and educate qualified families for both homeownership and home repair opportunities. This role involves recruiting homeowner family applicants and serving as their point of contact as they go through the application process. Together with a family selection committee, you help select homeowner families for a variety of housing products including new home construction, repair or rehab of existing homes and weatherization projects.
* Coordinate existing programs to recruit homeowner applicants for traditional homeownership opportunities or for expanded housing products such rehab, repair or weather revitalization.
* Conduct applicant orientations and assist families throughout process of completing the housing application.
* Work with the family selection committee to select homeowner families based on established criteria and regulations.
* Work with the family services committee and staff to provide educational opportunities to homeowner families.
* On occasion, build alongside homeowner families as they complete their contract requirements.
* This position would focus on supporting families approved for the Critical Home Repair program serving as the main point of contact from approval through completion of the partner family's critical home repairs. An integral part of this position is to collect and prepare documents as well as meeting with families all while providing the best possible customer service to our clients. This position will also be responsible for tracking community service hours and helping to create more meaningful community service opportunities for an often vulnerable population unable to perform traditional sweat equity activities. Where will you serve?
Habitat Charlotte has served more than 2,000 families since its founding in 1983. This year, Habitat Charlotte has increased the number of families served to 200 annually, and you can be a part of that through a fun and impactful service opportunity. Habitat Charlotte has been hosting Ameri.
Corps for the past 22 years and has a great network of former Ameri.
Corps members on staff and in Charlotte. We have Ameri.
Corps positions available in both our construction department and in family services, and with our fellowship program you have the opportunity to continue your stay at Habitat Charlotte in a way that will provide professional development. Not only do we care about affordable housing for our homeowners; we care about affordable housing for you. Housing opportunities are provided above our offices for Ameri.
Corps members. Habitat Charlotte offers rent-free, furnished apartments, training scholarships and other incentives for Ameri.
Corps members serving with Habitat Charlotte. Habitat Charlotte's Ameri.
Corps members learn, grow, and connect with lifelong friends in a vibrant and growing city. Charlotte offers many free and budget-friendly cultural events, concerts, and outdoor fun, in addition to the beach and mountains just a short drive away. Additionally, there always seems to be some reason to celebrate and we love inviting our Ameri.
Corps to those celebrations!
We are also committed to deep and meaningful engagement with our partner Habitat organization in El Salvador, and we are often able to provide Ameri.
Corps with scholarships to build there. Between the mild climate, our winning sports teams and all the things to do, Charlotte, North Carolina is a great place to be an Ameri.
Corps!
Benefits of Ameri.
Corps service
* Living allowance $15,850 for approximately 10 months of service.
* Segal

Education

Award of $6,195, upon successful completion of service.
* Health care benefits and enrollment in Employee Assistance Plan.
* Personal and medical leave - approximately 10 days total.
* Possible forbearance or deferment of qualified student loans.
* Child care benefits, if you qualify.
* Worker's compensation insurance. Minimum Requirements.
Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident at least 18 or older and have a high school diploma or GED.

Preferred Qualifications

* Knowledge of, and willingness to promote, the mission and activities of Habitat for Humanity International and Ameri.
Corps.
* Ability to work with a diverse group of people.
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Detail oriented and highly organized.
* Experience working with volunteers, teaching or group facilitation
* Experience working as a member of a team.
* Basic experience with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word and Excel.
* Current valid driver's license, a clean driving record and reliable transportation

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Job Expires: December 23, 2020

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