Homeownership Counselor


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Position Description

Self-Help Enterprises has an opening for a Homeownership Counselor. The counselor works with families to prepare them for homeownership - covering issues such as budgeting, credit repair, and financial management. A strong ability to work with a diverse group of participants, clearly teach/share information, and a close attention to detail are all required for the position. Homeownership classes are taught in both English and Spanish, so bilingual fluency is required for this position.

- Recruit, coordinate and schedule counseling courses and classes
- Teach homeownership classes following established curriculum
- Provide group and individual counseling
- Help prepare families for homeownership or other opportunities through financial education, credit counseling, etc.

- Experience in teaching or training
- Knowledge of financial management, banking budgeting, credit repair and building
- Knowledge of various lending products
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to maintain confidentiality of information
- Demonstrated skill with office equipment and computer software (Word, Outlook, etc.)
- Bilingual English/Spanish required