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CARITAS at The Healing Place, Shelter Staff Position


Position Summary: Provide supervision to a 32 bed overnight shelter for single men. Act as the liaison between CARITAS administrative staff, volunteers and guests. Support housing first efforts of shelter staff, Shelter Case Management and Director of Shelter Operations to provide assistance and structure for individuals facing a housing crisis.

Specific Responsibilities:
1. Be aware of all policies and procedures regarding staff and clients of CARITAS.
2. Observe behavior of individuals seeking shelter during sign in period, screening out anyone whose behavior is deemed inappropriate according to program guidelines.
3. Enforce all Shelter guidelines.
4. Monitor sleeping areas, lounge area and restrooms throughout the shift.
5. Complete shift report in a timely manner.
6. Offer support and encouragement to clients that express an interest for steps for recovery.
7. Attend all paid staff trainings.
8. Maintain confidentiality and professional boundaries.
9. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:
Experience working with adults in crisis, leadership skills.
$10.00 per hour
25 Hours per week(3pm-11:30pm) and 11pm-6:30am) are the shift time assigned.
How to apply:
Please forward resumes to Allie Cornell at acornell@caritasva.org
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