Job Opportunities at Dwelling Place
At Dwelling Place, our staff shares a vision for community development that ensures access to quality affordable housing for everyone in need. The need for dedicated staff committed to this vision continues to grow as the work of Dwelling Place expands across West Michigan. Our workforce will continue to grow to meet increased demands across property management, social work, community engagement, maintenance, and finance.
Learning Lab Internships
Gain real-world experience through an internship that focuses on community arts, resident leadership, beautification, community building, and engagement. Applications accepted in April, November, and August.
For more information or to apply, email Jenn Schaub at firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you a community-oriented person interested in working with residents to improve quality of life in Grand Rapids, Michigan? Dwelling Place is now hiring for three full time NeighborWorks VISTA positions.
For more information or to apply contact Heather Ibrahim at email@example.com
Master’s Level Social Work Internships
Offering an immersive opportunity to work with our Support Services Department in both a clinical and administrative capacity. Effect change, formulate policy, manage and administer services while working alongside our Director of Support Services, Alonda Trammell, MSW, LMSU and her team of Resident Services Coordinators.
For more information or to apply, email Alonda Trammell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Open VISTA Opportunities
These three one year positions will be housed at the Dwelling Place Community Building and Engagement Office, begin August 31, 2021, and run through August 30, 2022. Service includes education award or end of service stipend, health coverage, relocation allowance, childcare assistance (if eligible), bi-weekly living allowance, and training.
Resident Leadership Development
From growing a Resident Leadership program to connecting residents to existing leadership opportunities in their neighborhood, this position is perfect for someone interested in community organizing, neighborhood revitalization and making a difference in the lives of others.
Personal Asset Building Specialists
From connection residents to financial capabilities courses to expanding awareness of the Dwelling Place Regional Community Land Trust, this position is perfect for someone interested in community organizing, neighborhood revitalization and making a difference in the lives of others.
Resident Engagement Specialist
From designing and implementing civic engagement activities to hosting community arts programing, this position is perfect for someone interested in community organizing, neighborhood revitalization and making a difference in the lives of others.