The Tifton Housing Authority is now accepting applications for the position of Resident Services Advocate. Applications may be obtained from and returned to the Administration Office located at 1425 N. Tift Building 15, Tifton, GA between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM beginning Friday, April 14, 2023. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications may be mailed to the Tifton Housing Authority, P.O. Box 12, Tifton, GA 31793 or email to Tifton Housing.
This is responsible work related to the Authority's resident services functions. The incumbent is responsible for:
Coordinating services for residents
Recruiting volunteers for resident services
Conducting needs assessments for residents
Interviewing residents to assess resident social service needs
Making referrals to social service agencies
The incumbent exercises judgement and initiative in carrying out the responsibilities of the position subject to established procedures, practices, and standards. Work involves considerable and constant public contact, often under trying circumstances.
This position requires graduation from high school supplemented by work related certifications, courses, and training. Previous experience with HUD Funding is preferred. Drug screen and criminal history check required. GA Driver's license required. Full benefits. Salary negotiable.
The Tifton Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer