Sheltering Arms strengthens the education, wellbeing, and development of high-need children, adults, and families across the New York metro area, from the South Bronx to Far Rockaway. Joining our team is an opportunity to collaborate with hundreds of dedicated colleagues who represent diverse backgrounds and talents as we work together to make a measurable impact for our neighbors in need. Every role at Sheltering Arms brings with it new opportunities for advancement and development so that team members can achieve their professional goals while helping others reach for theirs.
About the -Program: Rapid Rehousing for Young Adults is a solution to homelessness designed to help young adults age 18-24 quickly exit homelessness to permanent housing. The program provides rental assistance and services that are tailored to unique needs of the young person.
MUST HAVE LICENSE AS A REAL ESTATE BROKER OR LICENSE AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT WORKING UNDER THE LICENSE OF A LICENSED REAL ESTATE BROKER
Job Summary: The Housing Specialist will develop relationships with landlords, developers and property management companies to secure leases in affordable apartments for youth in the RRH program. The ideal candidate must have a vast knowledge of the NYC housing landscape and active relationship with individuals and entities whom have apartments to rent.
Qualifications and Skills
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT
It is the policy of Sheltering Arms that the Agency wholly complies with the equal treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination as to an individual’s perceived or actual race, creed, color, national origin, alienate, citizenship status, gender, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, or veteran status in all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training and apprenticeship, promotion, upgrading, demotion, downgrading, transfer, layoff and termination and all other terms and conditions of employment.