Encompass Community Services has been serving Santa Cruz County since 1973, providing a broad spectrum of social services that heal, connect and nurture the mental, educational and social well-being of 8000 children, individuals and families annually. As the largest community-based, nonprofit human services provider in Santa Cruz County ($25M annual budget), we deliver quality, culturally competent, cost-effective services through our three service delivery areas: Child Development, Integrated Behavioral Health and Community Based Support.
The Housing for Health programs work with chronically homeless individuals to obtain and retain permanent housing in Santa Cruz County. The program engages clients in accessing resources necessary to address barriers to housing and end homelessness.
We currently have a full-time position open for a Housing Navigator/Case Manager under our Health and Housing division, located in Santa Cruz. The Housing Navigator/Case Manager will be responsible for activities such as: linking clients to community resources; developing relationships with landlord/property managers; assisting clients in searching for and securing housing placements; and maintaining stable housing, in Santa Cruz County. The Housing Navigator/Case Manager position requires working collaboratively with multiple partnering agencies, and with other Encompass housing navigation programs. Successful applicants will be understanding of and sensitive to issues and dynamics surrounding both youth and adult homelessness.
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We are an equal opportunity employer. At Encompass we value the diversity of individuals, ideas, perspectives, insights and values, and what they bring to the workplace.
If you require assistance applying on-line, we have computer terminals available at our 380 Encinal office in Santa Cruz, Tel: 831-469-1700, and at our 225 Westridge Drive location in Watsonville, Tel: 831-724-3885. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment.
If we find that your qualifications are a good fit with our current needs, you will be contacted with further instructions. Thank you for your interest in Encompass!
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