Established Akron Company currently looking for a Housing Case Manager to work with our tenants in Summit County. The housing case manager is expected to work one-on-one with residents to facilitate linkages to supportive services such as: transportation, child care, legal services, life skills, health and mental health and other services to help them remain in permanent housing. Case managers should also have the ability to assess residents’ skills and challenges. An Individualized Training and Services Plan must be created for each resident. Case managers should also be familiar with established organizational partnerships for high quality referrals to community based services that are provided by other providers, in areas such as domestic violence counseling. The ideal candidate will also have knowledge of fair housing laws and practices, experience in training, counseling and have an outgoing but no-nonsense demeanor.
Minimum requirements: A degree in Social Work is preferred or at least three years’ experience as a Case Manager will be considered.