DuPagePads is currently seeking qualified candidates to join our team as a Housing Navigator. This position is responsible for creating and maintaining relationships with landlord, private and non?profit, who will work with the agency’s clients.
The successful candidate will operate within the DuPagePads Core Values, which supports providing care in accordance with the Trauma Informed Policy and Practices of the Agency. Duties include providing outreach to community, business owners, realtors, landlords, housing developers and other service providers to identify new and existing leasing opportunities and build strong relationships to better assist clients in accessing housing; maintaining a Housing Directory; sustaining landlord relationships and address needs to ensure continued partnership on behalf of clients; providing housing availability to the agency’s team in an efficient and timely manner; and assisting families as needed during their move into housing. Such assistance may include viewing of potential apartments, organizing donated furnishings, coordinating movers, and coordinating transportation.
DuPagePads is committed to ending homelessness in DuPage County. Our solution to ending homelessness is housing coupled with supportive services and employment. Be part of the Solution.
Bachelor's degree in Business or related work experience in related field; Experience in leasing/rentals preferred
Flexible hours required; excellent engagement skills; and, provide own transportation.
To apply, please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, listing “Housing Navigator” in the subject line.