Rental Assistant Administrator

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare   Roanoke, VA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on November 11, 2023
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Are you passionate about the need for individuals with mental illness to have access to stable housing? Our Permanent Supportive Housing program assists individuals with serious mental illness to secure and maintain stable, affordable rental housing in the community.

The Rental Assistance Administrator completes administrative functions for the Permanent Supportive Housing rental assistance program, which allows the other members of the team to focus on housing stabilization services.

The Rental Assistance Administrator is responsible for:

  • Administering rental subsidies
  • Collecting and reporting participants income and benefits
  • Data entry into the record keeping system
  • Completing rental subsidy calculations
  • Assisting participants with certification paperwork
  • Maintaining accurate records

Pay Range: $13.35-$20.03/hour

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience: Six months of work experience in the areas of HUD or other affordable housing programs, property management, administration of rental subsidies, lease negotiations, or landlord engagement practices.
  • Background: Candidates who are offered a position are required to undergo a background check and drug screen.

Why work at BRBH?

  • Supporting our mission: Each day BRBH makes a difference in our community for individuals that have mental illness, developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders. This role performs a critical function of housing program so we can continue to provide services to our clients.
  • Work/Life Balance: We have a great paid time off policy - 29 days annually, which starts accruing on your first day.
  • We offer great benefits, including VRS (Virginia Retirement System)! Click here for more information:
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Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards established under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use disorders.  BRBH provides multiple programs and services throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide quality care to our clients. We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. BRBH maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.