at Waldo Community Action Partners in Belfast, Maine, United States
Sign on Incentive of $1,000 - $200 payable after successful completion of 90 days, $300 payable after completion of certification or after successful completion of 6 months and $500 after successful completion of one year.
The Housing Counselor delivers supportive counseling services to the general public to meet housing goals. The Housing Counselor is well versed in housing options and financial analysis to assist with resource advocacy, financial issues, homebuyer education, budget building, credit building and repair, mortgage and tax foreclosure mitigation, homeless services, and rental assistance services. This position is a solution focused and problem-solving interactive position that shares information (education), removes barriers (counseling), and supports client activities to help them reach defined goals (coaching). A consumer advocate who will build relationships with community providers, housing providers, local resources and lenders to advocate successfully on behalf of consumers.