Under general direction of the Manager of Special Programs, assists Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) clients with developing and attaining self-sufficiency and homeownership goals.
Makes initial needs assessments of FSS clients and assists clients in identifying their strengths, weaknesses and development needs.
Develops written client service plans.
Reassesses and monitors client situations and adequacy of client service plans.
Completes client quarterly progress reports.
Counsels FSS program participants regarding program procedures, rules and regulations.Monitors progress on FSS participants including progress related to counseling and support services provided by participating public and social service agencies.
Works collaboratively with community resources and assists clients in using resources. Calculates escrow account credits and monitors client escrow balances.
Makes recommendations for the use of escrow funds, donation and grant funds. Provides supportive help, advocacy and case management to individuals as appropriate.
Assists clients in meeting the requirements of the FSS Program and meeting their final goals.
Assures HUD regulations are followed.
Performs all duties in accordance with Authority policies.