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Housing Specialist/ Assistant (22 weekday hours per week)

Company: Ridgeview Behavioral Health Services
Location: Oak Ridge
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

RIDGEVIEW, a not-for-profit community mental health center, has an immediate opening for a part-time (22 hrs/wk) Housing Specialist/ Assistant for our Oak Ridge Transitional House. This direct care position provides the motivated applicant an opportunity to work with adults experiencing mental health and behavioral concerns in the context of a transitional housing as part of Ridgeview's wraparound continuum of care. While experience or education is helpful, training will be provided for the right candidate. The schedule will be flexibly scheduled during business hours, Monday-Friday, 22 hours per week.

Ridgeview has been named a 2022 Top Workplace by Knoxville News Sentinel, which is a testament to our staff who unite behind the idea of One Ridgeview. Ridgeview is a place where staff want to work, a place where staff are valued and appreciated, and a place where staff are proud of the impact they are making toward the improvement of people's lives. At Ridgeview, our real job satisfaction is derived from co-workers, clients, and the realization that we are part of carrying out Ridgeview's mission.

"Where life's complexities are met with hope"


High school diploma or GED required. Experience working with persons who are severely and persistently mentally ill, especially those with co-occurring disorders, highly preferred. Valid Tennessee driver's license and safe driving record required.


Housing Specialist job duties include managing day-to-day operations and providing oversight to tenants of the Transitional House; supervisory responsibility for onsite apartment managers; directly working with residents in an effort to maintain their eligibility for participation in housing program; networking with referral sources for this program.

Ridgeview offers part-time employees pro-rated accrual of holiday, sick, and vacation time.

Ridgeview is an equal opportunity employer. Ridgeview conducts Background Checks, Motor Vehicle Records, License/Degree Verification, and Drug Screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check and driving record.


Keywords: Ridgeview Behavioral Health Services, Knoxville , Housing Specialist/ Assistant (22 weekday hours per week), Other , Oak Ridge, Tennessee

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