This position will oversee all Ryan White housing service programming within the Bluegrass Care Clinic. They must have a high-level knowledge of local, state, and federal regulations and resources related to housing.
The Housing Coordinator is responsible for enrolling unstably housed and homeless clients in housing services, assessing their needs, and providing intensive follow up services, including regular monitoring of clients' housing service plans and goals.
They will document all program activities and ensure they are in line with HRSA and UK guidelines as well as housing best practices. This position is responsible for making timely payments to housing and utility vendors, as well as keeping spending within budgeted amounts.
The Housing Coordinator will supervise the Emergency Financial Assistance (EFA) coordinator, and oversee EFA policies and procedures as well. This person will serve as a member of the Ryan White Program's leadership, and collaborate with work units, departments, and community agencies to ensure successful program outcomes.
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, powerpoint), Windows, Experience with databases; Comprehensive knowledge of Ryan White and Housing Programming
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
MA in Sociology, psychology, human development, family studies, and experience in the housing programs
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.