Career Opportunities

Available Positions: 

Strategic Plan Facilitator

Job Summary

Housing Opportunities and Maintenance for the Elderly (H.O.M.E.) is in the last year of its current five-year strategic plan. We are seeking to develop the next 3-5 year plan during the remainder of H.O.M.E.’s fiscal year, which ends September 30, 2021. Our goal is to create a roadmap for the next stage of our organization’s journey.

We are seeking a talented facilitator to lead the board and staff over a defined number of sessions to (1) align H.O.M.E.’s plan with diversity, equity, and inclusion goals internally and in program design and delivery; and (2) identify new and differentiating strategic goals that will advance H.O.M.E.’s position in a 3-5 year time horizon.

Application Instructions:

Please read full instructions here. Proposals should be submitted electronically to Gail Schechter, Executive Director, If you have any questions, feel free to contact Gail Schechter via email or at (773) 295-2711.

Deadline: April 9, 2021

Resident Assistant 

Job Summary

Housing Opportunities and Maintenance for the Elderly (H.O.M.E.) is a nonprofit organization that helps low-income seniors maintain their independence by providing a home upkeep and repair service, a shopping bus, affordable housing and moving assistance.

The Good Life Senior Residences seeks individuals enthusiastic about living in a family-like setting with older adults to serve as live-in Resident Assistants. Resident Assistants are fairly compensated and receive room and board as a part of their salaries (including a private room, meals, utilities, WiFi, and some household supplies).

Responsibilities and Duties

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Serving meals
  • Cooking two to three weekend day shifts per month
  • Assisting residents with cleaning and laundry
  • Picking up food and other supplies
  • Planning and implementing activities
  • Helping our unique intergenerational community to function in myriad ways

Qualifications and Skills

H.O.M.E. offers fantastic opportunities to engage with the nonprofit world.

Applicants must have:

  • Basic cooking skills.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • A valid driver’s license in good standing.
  • Experience working or volunteering with seniors a plus.
  • Experience living in a Co-Op is a plus.


Required license or certification: Driver's License

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