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Northwest Pilot Project - Housing Specialist Resume Example

Osnnhan Amkcy
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Summary
Enthusiastic Master of Social Work student with great organizational skills and ability to adopt and restructure new methods of organization within the complexity of diverse youth, family, and aging adult cultures; with  experience in government and non-profit social service settings, interviewing and assessing clients' needs to obtain information and determine eligibility for resources necessary, and the ability to multi-task in fast paced environment.
Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Listening
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Communication and Inquiry
  • Time Management
  • Complex Problem Solving
Experience
HUD/VASH SW Trainee Aug 2017Current VA Portland Medical Center Vancouver, WA.
  • Coordinates care including serving as an advocate on behalf of the Veterans.
  • Participates in the HUD-VASH Program conference calls, Rural North Team Meetings, and participates in campus and Veteran's needs training.
  • Conducts BioPsychoSocial assessments to determine needs of Veterans and family members.
  • Actively participates in the treatment planning process with other disciplines.
  • Networks and communicates with community partners and landlords.
Housing Specialist Sep 2016Aug 2017 Northwest Pilot Project Portland, OR
  • Visited individuals in homes or attended group meetings to provide information on agency services, requirements, or procedures.
  • Interviewed senior clients or family members to compile information on social, educational, criminal, institutional, or drug history; to determine eligibility of services.
  • Provided information or referred individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance.
  • Staffed concerns and housing issues with supervisor or housing team.
  • Assisted in locating housing for displaced individuals.
  • Facilitated Housing Group meetings.
Student Teacher Oct 2015Jun 2016 Helen Gordon Child Development Center PSU Portland, OR
  • Assisted the lead classroom teachers in carrying out daily routines.
  • Contribute to maintaining a positive, healthy and safe environment for the children.
  • Interacted and assisted children in multi-age groups (6 months to 5 years old).
  • Frequently communicated with Families, regarding their child's developmental and emotional needs and strengths.
  • Provided optimal indoor and outdoor supervision.
  • Fostered empowerment in child's worldviews of hands-on education.
Student Worker Mar 2013Aug 2014 Rogue Community College Medford, OR
  • Mediate interpersonal problems between students and counselors/faculty.
  • Collaborate with counselors to develop counseling programs that address the needs of individual students.
  • Provide requested information on students' progress and the development of case plans.
  • Answer telephones, and route calls or deliver messages.
  • Sort and distribute mail.
Family Advocate Intern Dec 2013Jul 2014 Southern Oregon Head Start Central Point, OR
  • Participated in community recruitment fairs.
  • Home visits.
  • Goal setting with families.
  • monitored and reported to district office; child's participation, growth and academic development.
  • Co-facilitated parent training and monthly parent meetings.
  • Developed handout with free or low cost suggestions for parents to continue engaging the child in productive summer activities.
  • Assisted in creating promotion ceremony and celebration.
Social Work Aid Intern Jan 2013Aug 2013 VA-Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinic's: Homeless Program (HUD/ VASH) White City, OR
  • Greeted and triaged Veterans entering homeless program, determined nature and purpose of visit, and directed or escorted them to specific destinations in the program or on campus.
  • Shadowed and observed case managers and their Veteran's in assessments, follow-up appointments, and home visits.
  • Assisted in scheduling follow-up appointments for Veterans, with their case manager.
  • Conducted homeless survey by mail, over phone and in person; collected survey information from homeless individuals found at churches that provided overnight shelter in winter months.
Bankruptcy Counselor Sep 2009Jul 2011 Cricket Debt Counseling Portland, OR
  • Online customer service and counseling for participants filing for Bankruptcy.
  • Provided technical assistance for participants with questions about program or how to answer specific questions on the certification training. 
  • Issued certificates for individuals who completes steps.
  • Communicated with Department of Justice, in regards to participants certification. 
  • Maintained caller time ratio per policy.
  • Complete forms in accordance with company procedures.
Education
Master of Social Work : Veterans and Aging Adults Apr 2018 George Fox University: Portland Center Portland, OR
Bachelor's Degree : Social Work Jun 2017 Portland State University Portland, OR
AS : Human Services Jun 2015 Rogue Community College
Occupational Skills Certificate, Social Services Aide Aug 2013 Rogue Community College
Certifications

11-week course work- Community Health worker training Spring 2014

3 hours Continuing Education - Trauma Informed Care Fall 2014

4 hours SBirt training- Drug and Alcohol Assessment Fall 2016

Multiple VA accredited online and in-person training 2017/ 2018

Additional Information

AFFILIATIONS/VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

  • 2015 - 2017- Portland State University- National Residence Hall Honorary- Chapter Member
  • Summer 2016- Portland State University Senior Capstone- Mt. Hood Kiwanis Camp- Counselor
  • 2015 - 2016- Portland State University- RHA-West Hall Council- President
  • 2014 - 2016- VA-Southern Oregon Rehabilitation and Recovery Center, Caregiver Support Volunteer
  • June 2014- Ford Family Foundation Restart Scholarship- Award Recipient
  • 2005 - 2011- Highland Community Cross, Volunteer Children's Ministry Director
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Previous Companies:

  • VA Portland Medical Center
  • Northwest Pilot Project
  • Helen Gordon Child Development Center PSU

Previous Job Positions:

  • Housing Specialist
  • Student Teacher
  • Student Worker

Schools:

  • George Fox University: Portland Center
  • Portland State University
  • Rogue Community College

Level of Education:

  • Master of Social Work
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • AS
  • Occupational Skills Certificate, Social Services Aide

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