Resident Services Coordinator

The Canton Housing Authority is seeking an experienced social service/ housing professional to serve as its Resident Services Coordinator. The CHA is a small housing authority with a total of 145 low-income public housing units located on three sites. The ideal candidate must possess a range of skills and abilities in order to qualify for this position. Under general guidance of the Executive Director, the Resident Services Coordinator is responsible for planning and coordinating programs for all Authority residents concerning issues such as, health, education, social services, recreation, and substance abuse prevention.  The incumbent will serve as the liaison between the City of Canton, Cherokee County, Cherokee County School District, along with other local and near servicing agencies.

Bachelor’s degree preferred in sociology, social work, or public/business administration or related field. Minimum of three (3) years of experience in the role of a social worker or relatable role and work with disadvantaged persons or any equivalent combination of training and experience to meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Candidates are encouraged to review the qualification requirements and submit specific evidence of experience in the above areas. Cover letter and resumes should be submitted by July 15, 2019 via email to Mr. Marzine Hudson at  No phone calls please.