Project Rebound Housing Coordinator
Company: California State University, Sacramento
Posted on: January 28, 2023
Project Rebound Housing Coordinator
Job No: 520812
Work Type: Staff
Categories: Unit 4 - APC - Academic Professionals of California,
Probationary, Full Time, Student Services, On-site (work in-person
at business location)
Working Title: Project Rebound Housing Coordinator
Classification Title: Student Services Professional III
Priority Application Date (Posting will remain open until filled):
Sunday, November 27th @ 11:55pm PST
Under the general direction of the Director of Project Rebound, the
Student Services Professional III, Housing Coordinator, performs
complex professional student service work requiring a high degree
of judgment, professional skills and knowledge of advisement while
dealing with student service problems of varying complexity and
sensitivity. It demands the utilization of advanced interpersonal
skills with both individuals and groups, to be flexible and
versatile, to use tact and sensitivity and to apply effective
analytical skills in assisting with the preparation of
documentation, mandatory reporting and program assessment.
The Project Rebound Housing Coordinator is responsible for
coordinating Project Rebound's supportive housing initiative and
assisting Project Rebound students (both residents and
non-residents) with their supportive housing needs. The Coordinator
is responsible for assessing the needs of residents and making
appropriate referrals to resources on campus and agencies off
campus. The position requires a strong case-management and/or
residential services provision background.
The purpose of this work is to assist students in making successful
progress toward their degree objectives; to provide learning
experiences which supplement those in the classroom; and to assist
and encourage students to utilize effectively the knowledge, skills
and abilities learned during their university careers.
FLSA: Exempt (Not eligible for overtime compensation)
CSU Classification Salary Range: $4,879 - $6,950 per month
Hiring Range: Anticipated hiring range is near or at the minimum of
the classification, commensurate with candidate's education,
experience, skills, and training.
Salary Grade/Range: 1
Recruitment Type: Regular (Probationary)
Time Base: Full-Time
Pay Plan: 12 months
Work Hours: Monday through Friday; 8am - 5pm. Hours may vary
depending on department need. On-site work is a requirement for
Project Rebound assists students to prepare, apply, enroll, and
graduate with a degree from Sacramento State. Project Rebound
provides educational resources and services for students looking to
develop professional skills.
We work to transform those who were formerly incarcerated into
scholars through counseling, mentoring, academic resources, and
career development. We support students who are motivated to
succeed by earning a high-quality degree from Sacramento State. For
more information, please visit:
Knowledge and Abilities:
The following knowledge and abilities as well as those listed at
the lower levels in the Student Services Professional series are
required for appointment into this classification. Thorough
knowledge of the principles of individual and group behavior.
General knowledge of the principles, practices and trends of the
Student Services field as well as general knowledge of the
policies, procedures and practices of the program area to which
assigned; general knowledge of individual counseling techniques;
general knowledge, or the ability to rapidly acquire such
knowledge, of the organizational procedures and activities of the
specific campus to which the position is assigned. Working
knowledge of student services programs outside the program to which
Ability to analyze complex situations accurately and adopt
effective courses of action; advise students individually and in
groups on complex student-related matters; determine appropriate
courses of action and proper techniques to utilize while engaged
with individuals in personal interactions of an argumentative or
sensitive nature; interpret and evaluate descriptions and
explanations of problems brought forward by individuals or student
organizations, analyze and define the problem, draw valid
conclusions and project consequences of various alternative courses
of action; carry out a variety of professionally complex
assignments without detailed instructions; and establish and
maintain cooperative working relationships with a variety of
Possession of these knowledge and abilities is typically
demonstrated through the equivalent of three years of progressively
responsible professional student services work experience. One year
in the program area to which assigned may be preferred but is not
A master's degree in Counseling, Clinical Psychology, Social Work,
or a directly related field may be substituted for one year of
experience. A doctorate degree and the appropriate internship or
clinical training in counseling or guidance may be substituted for
the three years of experience for positions with a major
responsibility for professional career or personal counseling.
Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university in
a related field, including or supplemented by upper division or
graduate course work in counseling techniques, interviewing, and
conflict resolution where such are job-related.
- Student services experience related to the assigned program
area (e.g., advising, admissions, residential life, student
programming or development).
- Experience in one or more of the following fields: substance
abuse counseling, case management, life coaching/mentorship,
- Knowledge/experience in trauma-informed programming,
restorative justice, and/or conflict resolution.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
- Ability to independently prioritize, plan and organize work in
a fast-paced environment.
- Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to provide direct
programs and/or services to a diverse student population.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a
demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in a diverse
- Ability to compile, prepare, write and review reports.
- Proficiency using standard office software packages (e.g.
Microsoft Office Suite).
- Familiarity working with school-based record/data
systems/software (example: PeopleSoft).
- Ability to understand, interpret and apply moderately complex
rules, regulations and procedures.
- Strong ability to establish, articulate, and maintain
life-affirming interpersonal boundaries.
- Ability to coordinate, supervise, and collaborate with
- Ability to maintain confidentiality.
- Ability to travel.
Work Schedule Requirements
- Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings,
weekends and holidays.
Condition of Employment
- Ability to pass a background check. *Lived experience of
incarceration and/or the legal system is not necessarily
disqualifying for this position.
- Master's degree in a related field.
- Experience working with students from various ethnic and
socioeconomic backgrounds, including underserved students.
- Knowledge of local, state, and federal corrections systems,
parole, probation, housing.
- Experience working with incarcerated individuals and/or
individuals with a conviction history.
- Strong preference will be given to candidates who have
succeeded in overcoming barriers similar to those confronting the
project's target population (i.e., a formerly incarcerated person).
Documents Needed to Apply
Resume and cover letter.
Failure to upload required documentation may lead to
About Sac State
Sacramento State is located in the heart of California's capital
city, five miles from State Capitol. The lush, 300-acre campus is
situated along the American River, close to numerous bike trails
and other recreational areas. Sacramento, also known as the
"Farm-to-Fork Capital," is one of the most ethnically diverse and
livable cities in the country, with a population of half of a
million. Sacramento State's 31,000 students come not only from the
Greater Sacramento Region, but also from across the state, country,
and world. Our 1800 faculty and 1,500 staff are committed to
meeting our mission: "As California's capital university, we
transform lives by preparing students for leadership, service, and
success. Sacramento State will be a recognized leader in education,
innovation, and engagement." As the regional hub of higher
education, Sac State is dedicated to student success, diversity,
equity and inclusion, community engagement, philanthropy, and
As evidenced by the values embedded in our Hornet Honor Code,
Sacramento State is committed to creating an inclusive environment
where all faculty, staff, students, and guests are welcome and
valued. Our commitment is more than simply ensuring that our campus
is free from bias and discrimination, but is one devoted to
celebrating many diverse identities, life experiences, and
perspectives that enrich our community, teaching and learning.
To learn more about why you should join the Hornet Family, please
visit the Why Sac State? page.
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A background check (including a criminal records check) must be
completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a
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application status of applicants or continued employment of current
California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the
position. One variation of background check required could be a
LiveScan screening, which involves submitting fingerprints at a
certified LiveScan Service Center.
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CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus
facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or
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Out of State Employment Policy
Sacramento State University, as part of the CSU system, is a State
of California Employer. As such, the University requires all
employees (up)on date of hire to reside in the State of
As of January 1, 2022 the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy
prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work
outside the state of California.
Equal Employment Opportunity
California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional
commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider
qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression,
sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical
condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.
Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully
authorized to accept employment in the United States.
It is the policy of California State University, Sacramento to
provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with
disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you
need a disability related reasonable accommodation as part of the
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The University is committed to creating an education and working
environment free from discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual
violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. For
more information on mandatory training for new employees, visit
Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime
Statistics Act and Campus Fire Safety Right-To-know Act
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy
and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report
(ASR) is available for viewing at https://www.csus.edu/clery .
The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy
statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information,
crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and
drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains
statistics of Clery Act crimes for Sacramento State for the last
three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request
at the Police Service Center located in the University Union.
Selected candidate must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the
U.S.. California State University, Sacramento is a sponsoring
agency (i.e. H-1-B Visa).
Note to Applicants:
Possession of the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an
interview unless required by collective bargaining agreement.
Advertised: November 10, 2022 (9:10 AM)
Applications Closes: Open Until Filled
To apply, visit
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