Transitional Housing Coordinator


  • Provide settlement services including crisis intervention, counseling and outreach supports to refugee women staying in the transitional houses and their children
  • Complete assessment to identify settlement goals that will assist the residents to integrate into the community
  • Provide coordinated case management with internal and external stakeholders, including liaison with Intake and Case Management Worker to include appropriate referrals, advocacy and ensure continued support and stabilization
  • Coordinate and facilitate tenant meetings; support groups; social, recreational, and educational programming events
  • Supervise and train volunteers and student placements
  • Represent the organization at community activities, networks and coalitions.
  • Administer all aspects of residency in the transitional housing properties, including: selection and orientation of new tenants, tenancy agreements, rent collection, rent calculation, conflict management and other requirements
  • Monitor management of the three properties through weekly visits of residents and visits with residents, including monitoring repairs and necessary orders


  • Experience in non-profits, working with migrant populations
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work in a cross-functional team
  • Ability to accomplish goals with minimal supervision
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with confidential information
  • Experience working from an Anti-Racist, Anti-Oppression framework
  • Preference given to those with counselling experience
  • Must have a valid G driver’s license
  • Physical effort: Some small repairs and minimal lifting required
  • Second language an asset
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