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Matt Talbot has a dedicated team of staff working to serve the needs of Lincoln's working poor and homeless by relieving hunger, overcoming homelessness, addressing addiction, and providing outreach and advocacy. Positions currently seeking applications are posted here. Thanks for your interest!


HOUSING SPECIALIST

The purpose of the Housing Specialist is to identify, create, and sustain effective and innovative relationships with housing partners. The Housing Specialist will collaboratively and strategically assess and expand current local housing stock to better support Rapid Rehousing and Permanent Supportive Housing services.  This work will help increase and diversify housing opportunities for families and individuals experiencing homelessness. For more information please see full job description (link below). 

Competitive wages and benefits are offered. Please submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Leanne Pelser, Director of Housing & Outreach, by email (leanne.pelser@mtko.org) or by mail (PO Box 80935, Lincoln, NE 68501). 


RAPID RE-HOUSING CASE MANAGER

The Case Manager is responsible for providing outreach to homeless individuals at Matt Talbot and case managing individuals/families served through the Rapid Rehousing Program with a broad perspective of services including comprehensive case management and incorporating a Housing First philosophy.  The Case Manager must recognize the multiple and serious needs of persons who are homeless, the various subgroups with the homeless population, and the need for multiple and holistic interventions. For more information please see full job description (link below).

Competitive wages and benefits are offered. Please submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Leanne Pelser, Director of Housing & Outreach, by email (leanne.pelser@mtko.org) or by mail (PO Box 80935, Lincoln, NE 68501). 


OUTREACH SPECIALIST

The Outreach Specialist will offer homeless or near homeless individuals and families on-going support, aid, case management, advocacy, referral, education, compassion, and guidance.  The Outreach Specialist will serve to link homeless or near homeless individuals and families with community resources equipped to address their many needs. The Outreach Specialist is also responsible for monitoring the onsite activities of guests at MTKO and to ensure compliance with policies on conduct and expectations. He/she is also responsible for assisting with the safety of guests, staff and volunteers. For more information please see full job description (link below). 

Competitive wages and benefits are offered. Please submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Glenn Schawang, Outreach Program Coordinator, by email (glenn.schawang@mtko.org) or by mail (PO Box 80935, Lincoln, NE 68501). 


These positions will remain open until filled. Matt Talbot is an equal opportunity employer.