Residential Supervisor (Seasonal; Hamden, CT)

December 10, 2020

Columbus House, Inc.

Job Posting: Residential Supervisor (Multiple positions available)

Seasonal January 4, 2021-February 23, 2021

Part Time, FLSA Non-exempt, Essential


The Warming Center’s guiding principle is to save lives during the harshest weather of the year by providing compassionate care for the most vulnerable residents of Hamden. The Warming Center is a critical program for people who are homeless and generally resistant to or not able to enter shelters.

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Individual(s) must have demonstrated the ability to manage, motivate and direct clients; time management and organizational skills essential; knowledge base of the delivery of residential services for the homeless population preferred; must be aware of mental health, substance abuse, and dual diagnosis issues; knowledgeable of the area network providers; computer literate; culturally competent; must possess the capacity to work within a team and promote teamwork; must have a general understanding of crisis intervention skills, confidentiality, boundaries, universal precautions; able to foster a Harm Reduction philosophy within the work environment; strong empathic skills.


Attend all required Columbus House training and meetings; complete all required logs, incident reports; and daily rosters; Supervise clients to ensure compliance with all Warming Center rules. Assist in providing the security of the Warming Center site. Adhere closely to scheduled shift start times and remain on duty until a replacement has arrived. Other related duties as assigned.

Supervised by: Cold Weather Coordinator

Pay Scale: $12.65 per hour, no benefits

Schedule: Monday through Sunday

Shifts: 6:30 PM to 12:30 AM & 12:30am to 7:30am

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

*Email your resume and a cover letter to

*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

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