Housing Advocate (4pm-midnight, Wednesday-Sunday)

Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity In

Job Type
Full-time
Description

Do you want to work for an Agency that positively impacts the lives of over 20,000 individuals? The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO) addresses fundamental issues of economic, social, and racial justice and works with people to achieve economic independence by “bridging gaps and building futures”. We are a part of the communities in which we work and live and together we create belonging and connection.

CVOEO has an exciting opportunity to help individuals who are most in need at the Samaritan House in Saint Albans. We are looking for compassionate advocates to help individuals who are experiencing homelessness and who have low income to find or maintain suitable housing, employment and other social and health supports, and connect clients with local social service agencies organizations, landlords, and funding sources. This is a full time, 40 hours/week position providing critical coverage from 4pm-midnight, Wednesday through Sunday. Please view our job description: Housing Advocate

Requirements

Successful applicants will have a Bachelor’s Degree in social or human services or combination of education and experience from which comparable skills and knowledge are acquired; direct experience in advocacy and service provision to individuals affected by housing and economic insecurities; the ability to work with diverse populations; and effective verbal and communication skills, bilingual abilities are a plus.

If you want to work for social justice and be part of the most energetic and committed teams in the state of Vermont, please visit submit your cover letter and resume. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until suitable applicants are found.

When you come to work for CVOEO you’re getting so much more than a paycheck! We offer a great working environment and an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision insurance, paid holidays, generous time off, a retirement plan and discounted gym membership. To learn more please visitwww.cvoeo.org/careers

CVOEO is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Salary Description
$45,760- $48,048 /yr

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