Wallingford Emergency Shelter (Seasonal; Wallingford, CT)

January 21, 2020

Columbus House, Inc.

Job Posting: Seasonal Part Time, Non-Exempt, Essential

Wallingford Emergency Shelter Residential Supervisors

These are Seasonal Positions running December 3, 2019 to April 6, 2020

This position will supervise homeless adult clients in a residential setting.

Duties and Responsibilities
Complete all required charting, logs, incident reports; oversee intake, departures, and daily roster; Supervise clients to ensure compliance with all house rules. Perform light laundry duties. Assist in ensuring security of the shelter building. Adhere closely to scheduled shift start times and remain on duty until replacement has arrived. Other related duties as assigned.

Individual must have demonstrated the ability to manage, motivate and direct clients; time management and organizational skills essential; knowledge base of all aspects 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 foster 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. Reliability and punctuality are essential. Bi-lingual English/Spanish a plus.

Supervised by: Manager of Middlesex Services

Salary: $12.65 per hour, no benefits

Schedule: Monday through Sunday, must work every other weekend

Shifts: 4 PM to 12 AM or 12 AM to 7 AM


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 Specialist, 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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