SOAR Job Postings

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Current Postings

SOAR Specialist, Austin, TX
IntegralCare is seeking a part-time (20 hrs) SOAR Specialist to complete SOAR applications and provide specialized training, advocacy and assistance to consumers who may be eligible and wish to apply for SSI/SSDI benefits. The SOAR Specialist operates in a dynamic environment, develops extensive knowledge of community resources, collaborates with interdisciplinary teams and cultivates a clinical skill set by forging therapeutic relationships with diverse community members. (Close date: 9/30/2021)
Disability Advocate, New York, NY
The Urban Justice Center Mental Health Project (MHP) seeks a full-time disability advocate to assist and represent clients with mental health concerns in their applications for federal disability benefits (SSI/SSDI) using the SOAR model. (Close date: 7/31/2021)
Northern Virginia Family Service is seeking a full-time Benefits Counselor & SOAR Advocate to work with the Community Housing team to help clients as they navigate Public Entitlement Services and Benefits Counseling as part of a case management team; share basic Public Benefits knowledge (SNAP, TANF, SSI/SSDI, Retirement, Unemployment Insurance, Medicare, Medicaid) with Community Housing staff; assist eligible clients apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) using the SOAR model; and perform all activities related to compiling information and submitting applications for benefits. (Close date: 9/30/2021)
Case Manager I, Wilmington, NC
Coastal Disability Advocates is seeking a full-time Case Manager to represent disabled homeless claimants in pursuit of Social Security Disability, SSI and Medicaid entitlements ensuring that all steps are  aggressively taken to secure a timely, favorable outcome to claims. The Case Manager will also maintain a schedule of routine updates with the agencies census of awarded claimants to determine that they are receiving all appropriate social services and housing with object of reducing dependence on emergent care. This position will provide access to the secure proprietary I.T. platforms of NHRMC as well as those of the Social Security Administration. Technical proficiency with these will be essential in a timely manner. (Close date: 8/1/2021)
The Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio (COHHIO) is seeking a full-time, self-motivated, experienced individual to provide coordination of T&TA for SOAR Ohio program needs. This position will assist agencies and staff who are working with anyone experiencing homelessness, at risk of becoming homeless and/or preparing to exit institutions and living with mental illness and/or physical, developmental and intellectual disabilities to successfully apply for SSI/SSDI using the SOAR model. The position is located in Columbus, OH but COHHIO will be flexible about location for the first year. (Close date: 11/1/2021

Archived Postings

SOAR Paralegal, Chicago, IL
Legal Aid Chicago is seeking a full-time SOAR Paralegal to assist individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness apply for disability benefits from the Social Security Administration. Services targeted to people currently, unnecessarily living in nursing home, people living with HIV / AIDS and Veterans. (Close date: 7/1/21)
Mecklenburg County Community Support Services is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator to coordinate SOAR services within Mecklenburg County CSS and with partner organizations with input from the NC Coalition to End Homelessness who provides leadership from the State for local SOAR programs. Convenes and facilitates regular meetings with the community team of SOAR trained workers, the overall functions of a program, ensuring quality control and appropriateness of the program, coordinating special projects, and preparing applicable reports. May also assist in the development of the program. The position is also responsible to screen clients for eligibility for SOAR service and assist clients to achieve approval for SSI and SSDI, and to coordinate with CSS staff and community agencies to achieve housing stability with the aid of disability income. (Close date: 6/9/2021).
SOAR Case Manager, Pikesville, MD
Prologue, Inc. is seeking a full-time SOAR Case Manager to implement and sustain the Homeless ID project for individuals ages 18 and older in Baltimore County who are homeless and have a mental illness or co occurring mental illness and substance use disorder. (Close date:6/1/21)
Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program is seeking a full-time Patient Benefits Coordinator to assist patients of the program apply for Social Security disability benefits. This work will take place across the program at various shelter clinic sites. (Close date: 5/31/21)
SOAR Specialist, Orlando, FL
Aspire Health Partners is seeking a full-time SOAR Specialist to provide overall assessment, advocacy, supervision and linkages for adults who are living with a chronic mental illness or co-occurring issues and experiencing or at risk of becoming homeless. These functions include – but are not limited to – providing screening, referrals, crisis and connection to Disability Application via the SOAR Process, participating in clinical treatment team(s), documenting clinical records and any additional program specific documents.(Close date: 5/31/21)
SOAR Case Manager, Milwaukee, WI
Community Advocates is seeking a full-time SOAR Case Manager to help individuals experiencing or at-risk for homelessness who have mental illness and/or a co-occurring substance use disorder or other medical impairments apply for Social Security disability benefits. Contact date: 5/15/21)
Well Care is seeking a full-time SOAR Practitioner. The SOAR Practitioner will screen and link patients of Well Care Services to Social Security benefits via SOAR. The SOAR Practitioner must be able to work in the community and meet homeless consumers where they are, including but not limited to government offices, current residences, shelters, etc.(Close date: 5/1/21)
Well Care is seeking a full-time SOAR Case Manager. The SOAR Case Manager must be able to perform SOAR practitioner responsibilities including but not limited to screening and linking patients of Well Care Services to Social Security benefits via SOAR. The SOAR Case Manager must be able to work in the community and meet homeless consumers where they are, including but not limited to government offices, current residences, shelters, etc. (Close date: 5/1/21)
SOAR Partner, Greater Chicago/Oak Park, IL
AgeOptions is seeking a full-time SOAR Partner. AgeOptions is recognized nationally as a leader in developing and helping to deliver innovative community-based resources and options to older populations in transition and through our network of community agencies, who serves over 170,000 people annually. The Home Options Path to Empowerment (H.O.P.E) Program helps individuals move into their own home in the community and supports our members so they are safe, comfortable and happy. This innovative program uses interdisciplinary teams of social workers, care managers, nurses and outreach practitioners to assist members to transition to community living. (Close date: 4/30/21)

SOAR Supervisor, Austin, TX

Integral Care is seeking a full-time SOAR Supervisor. The SOAR Supervisor is responsible for the oversight of the SOAR program within Integral Care. The Supervisor will provide administrative and general supervision to the team of dedicated SOAR specialists as well as provide technical assistance to other SOAR trained staff within Integral Care. This includes but is not limited to facilitating monthly SOAR Support Meetings. The SOAR Supervisor will have a small caseload of active SOAR applications as well. (Close date: 3/1/21)
SOAR Specialist, Volusia, FL
Flagler Cares is seeking a full-time SOAR Specialist to collect and analyze information in order to complete and submit thorough SSI/SSDI application packets using the SOAR model at 3 Volusia area hospitals. (Close date: 1/18/21)
Hillsborough County Health Care Services Department is seeking a full-time SOAR Case Manager to collect and analyze information in order to complete and submit thorough SSI/SSDI application packets using SOAR model while following all County and Federal policies and guidelines. (Close date: 1/11/21)