Employment Opportunities

The following are positions currently open at TrueNorth. Please apply per the directions in the specific posting.

 

Housing Counselor: Help individuals acquire and retain a home- The Center for Nonprofit Housing is looking for a housing professional to make a tangible difference in the lives of the clients we serve. The Housing Counselor will assist clients in achieving their dream of home ownership and help those at risk of foreclosure to keep their homes. This is a dynamic role that also works with individuals and groups to build financial capability within our community. Join the caring professionals at the Center for Nonprofit Housing and TrueNorth Community Services and get involved with an organization that is truly making a difference.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide Housing Counseling services that include home buyer education, pre-purchase individual counseling, and foreclosure prevention;
  • Lead group home buyer and financial capability education sessions;
  • Use a client-centered service delivery approach to guide clients in developing and implementing a plan to achieve or maintain home ownership;
  • Assist with grant proposals, record keeping, and reporting;

Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Google products, Database software and Spreadsheet software;
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills;
  • Commitment to the Center for Nonprofit’s mission and goals;
  • Considerable ability to build rapport and maintain professionalism with clients;
  • A working knowledge of the barriers and challenges for low-income households;

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a four year college or university in business, finance, education or related field. 
  • Housing Counseling Experience required. MSHDA Certification or NeighborWorks NCHEC Certification strongly preferred.

Visit our website at www.cnhousing.org.

You may email your resume to mshakinis@truenorthservices.org or mail/drop off at: TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: Michelle Shakinis, 6308 S Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412. EOE.

Self Sufficiency Specialist: Full Time with a flexible schedule – TrueNorth Community Services is looking for a self-driven and passionate individual who is committed to the community and making a difference. We make real and tangible impacts in the lives of families in our community by helping them develop the necessary skills to achieve self sufficiency. Join the caring professionals at TrueNorth Community Services to be part of an organization that is  dedicated to addressing rural poverty.

Submit your resume for immediate consideration.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Effectively work as part of mobile workforce, meet clients in their homes and in community settings;Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Google products, Database software and Spreadsheet software;
  • Work independently and support the program’s goal of helping low income clients increase self sufficiency;Commitment to TrueNorth’s mission and goals;
  • Use a client centered service delivery approach to guide clients in developing and implementing a plan to address their household needs and working toward self sufficiency;
  • Develop a professional and supportive relationship with each client that establishes trust and serves to motivate toward self-sufficiency;

Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS

  • Absolute ability to work both independently and effectively within a mobile workforce business model;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Google products, Database software and Spreadsheet software;
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills
  • Commitment to TrueNorth’s mission and goals;
  • Considerable ability to build rapport and maintain professionalism with clients;
  • A working knowledge of the barriers and challenges for low-income households;

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a four year college or university in social work, human services, or related field;

  • Prior experience working in the human services field preferred.

You may email your resume to mshakinis@truenorthservices.org or mail/drop off at: TrueNorth Community Services, Attention: Michelle Shakinis, 6308 S Warner Ave, PO Box 149, Fremont, MI 49412. EOE.