Supportive Housing Support Specialist

St. Paul's PACE Reasner - Bankers Hill, 111 ELM STREET, SAN DIEGO, California, United States of America Req #1084
Thursday, June 3, 2021
St. Paul’s Senior Services is excited to announce an amazing opportunity to be part of San Diego’s St. Paul's PACE program (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly). This innovative program is for individuals 55 years or older, who are living with chronic illness, or disabilities and need coordinated medical care to continue living as independently as possible in their home and community. The healthcare teams at St. Paul’s PACE provide a hands-on approach coordinating medical, social, and home care services so individuals no longer need to manage their medical care alone. 

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of St Paul’s PACE Supportive Housing Manager (SHM), the Supportive Housing Support Specialist will provide direct and indirect supportive services to St Paul’s PACE supportive housing participants to ensure ongoing and successful living for the PACE participants..

 

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

 

Education:

Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or mental health or related field strongly preferred.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  

 

Experience:

  • A minimum of one year of experience in working with the frail or elderly population and/or one year experience providing housing services to homeless or at-risk populations.
  • Must possess strong computer skills and knowledge in the use of software application programs in word processing and spreadsheets. This is to include at a minimum such programs as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Must be willing to learn or have experience with the Coordinated Entry System (CES) Service Point and Shelter Point IT systems.

 

General Requirements:

Outgoing personality and ability to relate to persons of varying backgrounds from all areas of the San Diego community. Excellent communication skills to impart the value of all St. Paul’s services. Must be able to attend after hours and weekend events to secure support for the program including fundraising activities, engaging volunteers, and creating community awareness of the program. Excellent organizational skills, boundless energy, and positive attitude at all times.  Bilingual in Spanish is an asset.

St. Paul’s is committed to protecting our employees and our seniors from COVID-19. As such, St. Paul’s mandates that all newly hired employees be vaccinated to prevent COVID-19.  If you cannot vaccinate due to medical and/or religious reasons, please contact our HR Department.
 

YOU MUST BE ABLE TO CLEAR FINGERPRINTS THROUGH DOJ AND FBI IN ADDITION TO A DRUG SCREEN CLEARANCE.  


To learn more about St. Paul’s Senior Services, please visit 
www.stpaulspace.org.


St. Paul’s Senior Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Other details

  • Job Function Office and Administrative Support
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Industry Health Care
  • St. Paul's PACE Reasner - Bankers Hill, 111 ELM STREET, SAN DIEGO, California, United States of America