The Housing Navigator is an administrative position responsible for coordination, communication, and collaboration with AirBnB, and other internal and external housing opportunities for young adults and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. This is an exciting new position that is part of a larger collaboration in San Jose to prevent and end homelessness by providing resources that include housing, education, employment and life skills development to best prepare college-engaged homeless youth for sustainability and success.
Manage the AirBnB for work platform to identify immediate and short term housing options matched to individual or family needs.
Collaborate with BWC staff to manage all housing openings across programs to increase utilization rate by coordinating placements
Develop a client housing flow chart using real-time data to move youth seamlessly from one housing option to another
Develop processes, reports and other systems for communicating and filing housing openings
Prepare and facilitate presentations about housing occupancy data and trends
Process financial assistance for move in costs, deposits and/or delinquent rent.
Maintain accurate and timely data and produce housing occupancy reports and snapshots