Main Areas of Responsibility:
Complete initial applications using SOAR Critical Components including:
Complete interviews with individuals to gather information to complete SSI/SSDI applications.
Write SOAR Medical Summary Reports for individual applications.
Accompany individuals to appointments at the Social Security Administration.
Coordinate visits to medical doctors, psychiatrists, and other specialists to obtain evidence for the application.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Complete Reconsideration applications using the SOAR Appeal Toolkit when/if appropriate for clients of Heading Home.
Communicate updates and issues that arise with HH SOAR Program Director.
Track and record progress and present regular updates to supervisors and clients.
Record Track SOAR Application results in Outcomes Application Tracking and internal data systems.
Coordinate case management services with partners and help with providing case management services to individuals when needed.
High school or equivalent is required.
A Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or certification as a Peer Specialist is preferred.
Evidence of ongoing training and education in related areas such as mental illness, substance abuse, and/or homelessness.
Lived experience of homelessness or mental illness.
Familiarity with Social Security Administration’s Listings of Impairments.