Lutheran Community Care
Parry Sound, ON
$29.55–$32.43 an hour – Full-time, Fixed term contract
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$29.55–$32.43 an hour
Fixed term contract
Full Job Description
Position Summary: The Housing Navigator is responsible for information provision and community development functions with a focus on housing. This Service includes the championing of innovative solutions, collection of housing related resources, establishing connections to agencies providing this service, liaison functions, and presentations regarding housing and creative options/solutions. Housing Navigators will support people, their families and engaged service providers in the development of a service plan that includes all possible and appropriate community-based housing options. The Housing Navigator provides service in the geographic area of the North Region.
Qualifications: Minimum of a diploma in Social Work or an acceptable Human Service discipline is required. Knowledge of housing resources municipal, provincial and federal and working knowledge of applicable legislation. Strong facilitation, consultation and network building skills to foster effective partnerships and integrated networks with stakeholders. Knowledge and experience identifying various sources of support, relevant funding options and family resources (traditional and non-traditional). Intermediate knowledge of personal computer operation including word processing, data entry, and file management is required. Excellent communication and interviewing skills are required. Ability to communicate in French, Ojibwe or Oji-Cree is an asset.
The Housing Navigator must be able to travel throughout the North Region.
For more information, please visit www.lccare.ca
All applications appreciated, however only those called for an interview will be acknowledged.
The needs of people with disabilities in the hiring process will be accommodated upon request.
Job Types: Full-time, Fixed term contract
Contract length: 9 months
Salary: $29.55-$32.43 per hour
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- Paid time off
- Vision care
- 8 hour shift
- AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (required)
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