Overflow Residential Supervisor (Seasonal, New Haven, CT)

September 23, 2020

Columbus House, Inc.

Job Posting: Seasonal Part Time and Per Diem Positions,

FLSA Non-Exempt, Essential

Emergency Overflow Shelter Residential Supervisors 2nd & 3rd shifts


Seasonal: Mid-November 2020 to TBD



Provide residential supervision and oversight for male homeless shelter residents.  Assist in admission/discharge process; supervise chore assignments; monitor client behavior and interactions.  Duties include hourly journal entries; supervision and logging of self-administered client medications, incident reporting, demographics, crisis intervention and other assignments as required.  

Qualifications and Requirements

Experience working with the homeless population including those with substance abuse and mental health issues is required.  Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are essential.  Must have the ability to engage people from a variety of life backgrounds; able to employ Harm Reduction principles and understand Cultural Diversity principles.  Ability to learn skills to perform in crisis intervention required. Ability to learn computer skills is required as is a basic knowledge of MS Word and Excel. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred. 



Supervised by:   Senior Manager of Outreach & Engagement

Pay Scale: $12.65/hr., no benefits                            

Schedule: 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m., 12:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. Monday through Sunday


How to apply (choose only one; indicate where you saw posting):

*Email your resume and a cover letter to hr@columbushouse.org

*Send your resume and a cover letter to Human Resources Generalist, Columbus House Inc., P.O. Box 7093, New Haven CT 06519

*Fax your resume and a cover letter to 203-773-1430

*Apply via our site


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