FSS Coordinator

Department

HCV/Section 8

Supervisor

HCV Manager

Regular / Temp

Regular

Full / Part

Full-Time

Description

Under general direction of the Manager of Special Programs, assists Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) clients with developing
and attaining self-sufficiency and homeownership goals.

Responsibilities

  • 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.