The Department of Housing Services is seeking a Homeless Services Equity Coordinator to join their team and support the work of providing housing stability in Washington County.  This position will advance equity and racial justice in homeless services programs, supporting Department and community identified needs. The role will also integrate lived experience considerations and best and promising practices for reducing disparities in housing outcomes across programs, particularly focusing on addressing racial inequities.

The Homeless Services Equity Coordinator will serve on the Strategic Initiatives and Relations Branch of the Homeless Services Division. This position will establish and lead strategic initiatives that require collaboration across Department teams and with external partners. Initial key deliverables include establishing and convening the Culturally Specific Organizations Cohort and helping to lead the soon-to-be-established Lived Experience Advisory Council, ensuring their needs are considered in policy and processes within the County.

Location

Hillsboro, OR

Job Type

Full Time Regular

Opening Date

12/30/2023

Closing Date