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Housing Outreach Liaison in Any Compass Eastern Region Location at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 1/13/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $20.37 hourly

The Housing Outreach Liaison provides Compass Health consumers who are facing housing challenges connection with programs and services to facilitate positive outcomes and housing stability which promotes a living environment conducive to achieving positive clinical outcomes. 

*This position can be based out of any Eastern Region office location. 

Duties include:

• Locate, facilitate, educate and coordinate and leverage available housing programs and resources to assist consumers and clinical support teams in navigating, securing and sustaining positive housing outcomes
• Practice Housing First and other low barrier service delivery models
• Attend local Continuum of Care meetings related to coordinated entry/case conferencing and facilitate/manage referrals from these meetings
• Outreach to individuals not currently engaged in services who are in a housing crisis or experiencing homelessness
• Refer and transport individuals, as needed, to initial appointments to establish services for employment, behavioral health, substance use, physical health, or other mainstream benefits
• Recruit landlords and build rapport by directly contacting potential landlords to provide information and make
referrals to their units. Follow up with landlords about referrals and problem-solve.
• Obtain SOAR certification and assist individuals throughout the SOAR training process
• Assist with the moving on process and meet with tenants to evaluate their readiness to move on to other permanent housing options

 

Job Requirements

• High School/GED required
• Bachelor’s degree in social work, sociology, psychology or related field preferred

  • Three (3) years relevant case management experience in housing required if Bachelor’s degree is not obtained