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Residential Shelter Aide

Residential Shelter Aide

Reports to: Shelter Director

Hours: Part Time

Purpose:

To manage shelter in such a way as to maintain a safe and caring facility. Also, to ensure access to the shelter by clients needing emergency shelter. Ability to work independently.

Responsibilities:

    • Be a great role model.
    • Oversee the activities in the shelter and care of shelter clients. Provide continuity during evening and weekend hours.
    • Answer 24 hour crisis line.
    • Perform client intakes as needed.
    • Assist clients with daily needs such as access to linens, personal care items, etc.
    • Complete paperwork of front desk, clients' files, and statistical records.

    • Complete entry of any computer data generated during your shift.
    • Program the security system at night and in the morning.
    • Be knowledgeable as to what to do in a crisis and other unusual situations.
    • Check areas vacated by a client and do any cleaning, if needed.
    • Attend any scheduled training meetings.
    • Be a source of information about services.
    • Fill in for other Residential Shelter Aides as necessary.
    • Responsible for any related duties as assigned.

    Qualification/Education/Experience Required:

    • Ability to work with people in crisis in a helpful, caring manner.
    • Demonstrates the ability to write clearly, concisely and accurately and keep records.
    • Must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays as assigned.

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Submit Resume To:

Jennifer Corn
Director of Finance and Human Resources
EMAIL

Mail to:
Safelight, Inc.
Attn: Jennifer Corn
133 Fifth Ave W
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Funded By:

United Way
Council For Women
Family Violence Prevention Services Program
Mary Kay Foundation

Thank you to United Way, the NC Council for Women and Youth Involvement-Family Violence Prevention Services Act Program, US DHHS, and the Mary Kay Foundation for financial support.