NOW LEASING - BEAR CREEK APARTMENTS
The CHA is accepting applications for the newly renovated Bear Creek Apartments.
• 1, 2, 3, & 4 Bedroom Units Available
• Modern Newly Renovated Units
• Rent Based on Income *
• Low Initial Security Deposit
• Energy Efficient & New Appliances
• Washer & Dryer Hookups
• Park & Laundry Facility
• Resident Services & Family Self-Sufficiency Programs
* Qualified applicants must be low-income.
Apply now at:
The Columbia Housing Authority
201 Switzler Street, Columbia
CHA provides housing assistance to over 1,900 families in Columbia and Boone County.
Families pay 30% of their adjusted household income for rent.
Our Family Self-Sufficiency Programs help families develop five-year plans for self-sufficiency.
201 Switzler St.
Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 443-2556 phone
(800) 735-2966 TTY Relay
Special Programs Specialist
DEPARTMENT/DIVISION: HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAMS
STARTING SALARY: MINIMUM BELOW, PLUS FRINGE BENEFIT PACKAGE
ANNUAL: $32,136 $43,680
MONTHLY: $2,678 $3,640
BI-WEEKLY: $1,236 $1,680
HOURLY: $15.45 $21.00
POSITION SUMMARY: This is a position responsible for providing assistance in obtaining
affordable housing for low-income families through Columbia Housing Authority’s Special
Programs which include but are not limited to Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH),
Continuum of Care (COC), and Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (TBRA). This position
collaborates with several local agencies as well as the Missouri Balance of State to provide
permanent supportive housing to low-income individuals and families experiencing homelessness.
This position requires superior knowledge of federal housing regulations relating to admissions
and occupancy of subsided programs. Exceptional organizational skills are a must, and the ability
to work with a variety of organizations to provide housing services to those in need is essential.
Major work activities include (1) Conducting initial and annual interviews of applicants
and tenants participating in Special Programs (2) Participation in the HUD mandated Coordinated
Entry process (3) Communicate with and collaborate with social service agencies in the
community in order to serve and assist persons eligible for special programs administered by the Columbia Housing Authority.