• Time Category: Full Time
  • Entry Wage: 18.53
  • Job Location: Washington, PA
  • Reports to: Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS & EDUCATION

BA Degree in Social Service field.

 WORK WEEK:

-Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

 BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

  • Regular and reliable attendance is essential.
  • Provide information and referral to eligible clients about our programs and services.
  • Possess knowledge of current available resources in the community that relate to the clients.
  • Interview client and assess their immediate needs, i.e. physical, mental, social, etc.
  • Provide protective services and crisis intervention for at-risk clients.
  • Conduct recertification, reassessments and review appropriateness of service being provided to clients.
  • Perform home visits as necessary and as directed by supervisor via reliable transportation.
  • Complete and submit travel expense statements and timesheets as required by supervisor.
  • Provide housing counseling to households in the areas of budgeting, credit counseling, predatory lending, pre-purchase, post-purchase and foreclosure mitigation.
  • Facilitate housing counseling education workshops including scheduling, marketing and procuring speakers.
  • Utilize appropriate technology and online meeting platforms when appropriate and as needed to provide participant services.
  • Use a coaching approach when helping participants develop a tailored action plan to help them meet their goals; work with participants to update action plans as needed.
  • Complete follow-up paperwork from individual appointments and class sessions, including certificates and communication with referring partners.
  • Create, maintain and update participant files on a regular basis.
  • Enter required data into agency and housing counseling databases.
  • Assists in completion of billing and reports for programs in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Use independent judgement and decision-making skills.
  • Build relationships with lenders, realtors and other professionals to enhance and develop referral sources.

 


How to Apply

You must submit an application to be considered for employment. Use the Apply button on this page, or download an application to fill in offline. Submit the application by email to jobs@myblueprints.org. Or mail it to:

Blueprints
Attn: HR Generalist/Recruiter
150 West Beau Street, Suite 304
Washington, PA 15301

Clearances/Licenses

In completing our application form, you acknowledge that employment with Blueprints may subject you to the following checks:

  • FBI Criminal History Check
  • Pennsylvania &/or West Virginia State Criminal History Check
  • Pennsylvania &/or West Virginia Child Abuse/CPS History Check
  • Pennsylvania &/or West Virginia Disclosure Statements
  • Sex Offender Registry Check
  • Physical and TB
  • Employment Reference Checks
  • Educational Qualifications
  • Motor Vehicle Record
  • Medicaid Screenings
  • National Sex Offender Registry Screening

Equal Employment Opportunity

Blueprints adheres to its Affirmative Action Policy providing Equal Employment Opportunity for all employees and future applicants. We consider all applicants for positions without regard to race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or any other factor protected by law. We also comply with all applicable laws governing employment practices and do not discriminate on the basis of any lawful criteria.

Employment Eligibility Verification

U.S. Law requires that, if hired, you must furnish within 72 hours of starting work documents listed on the I-9 Form. One (1) document from List A or one (1) document from List B and one (1) document from List C. Some of these documents include but are not limited to:

  • Card issued by the Federal, State, or Local Government showing your identity
  • Driver’s License or State Issued Photo I.D. Card
  • School Photo I.D. Card
  • U.S. Passport
  • Voter Registration
  • U.S. Military Card or Other Draft Card
  • Social Security Card
  • Certificate of Birth
  • Employment authorization document issued by the Department of Homeland Security

Blueprints is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodations in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities.  Applicants and employees with disabilities must meet the qualification standards that are job-related and consistent with business necessity and must be able to perform the “essential functions” of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.   To discuss or request a disability accommodation contact a representative of the HR Office by calling 724-225-9550 ext. 477.