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Housing Navigator, Family Care Community Partnership (FCCP)

Employer: Family Service of Rhode Island
134 Thurbers Avenue
Providence, RI 02904
Contact: Jillian Sam
Phone: 4013311350

Email: samji@familyserviceri.org

Job Description

FSRI is always looking for candidates that want to make a positive impact on the community we serve in!


Position Summary: Responsible for partnering with families and supporting the Wraparound team members by providing assistance with housing, including problem-solving for immediate shelter needs, gaining access to the Coordinated Entry System and shelters, negotiating with landlords to preserve current housing, connecting with housing programs, and teaching skills for housing stability, such as budgeting and tenant rights and responsibilities. The Housing Navigator will partner with Family Service Care Coordinators and support FCCP-eligible families with immediate housing needs.


Qualifications:

The Housing Navigator must have the experience, knowledge, and competencies needed to effectively support families with immediate or pending housing needs, as well as knowledge of the RI housing system and related area resources.
The Housing Navigator preferably has personal, lived experience similar to the families served.
Experience working with families at risk for involvement with child mental health, child welfare, or juvenile corrections systems is preferred.
Wraparound training and certification are required and will be provided by the FCCP program.
Must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends as needed.
Bilingual skills are compensated!!


Don’t meet every single requirement? Here at FSRI, we’re dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. If you’re excited about one of our career opportunities, but your experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be the perfect fit for this or another opportunity!



We offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and work life benefits.
Only together can we continue to grow and make a difference in our communities.
Join our FAMILY today!



About Us: Dynamic and innovative, Family Service of RI (FSRI) is a statewide organization with a 130 year track record of success in improving the health and well-being of children and families all across our state. We are passionate about our mission to advance equity, opportunity and hope across ALL communities – we succeed by lifting others. FSRI’s diverse and inclusive teams – working across Health, Healing, Home and Hope pillars, are experts in their fields – every day designing and delivering cutting edge strategies to save and improve lives. We provide services statewide, and currently operate in 3 locations in Providence; and in 4 locations in East Providence, Smithfield and North Smithfield.


Family Service of Rhode Island provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


FSRI determines pay based on a candidate's relevant and transferable experience, certifications, licenses, degree and language ability.

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Salary Levels

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Positions Available

There are 1 positions available at this time.

Application Period

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 through Sunday, March 31, 2024

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