at YWCA Central Alabama (view profile)
Location Birmingham, Alabama
Date Posted 09/11/2018
Category --
Job Type --
Address 309 23rd Street North

Description

Manage day-to-day operations of shelter for domestic violence victims and their children (weekday, weeknight and weekend shifts available on an as needed/prn basis).


Basic Responsibilities:

Provide supervision of clients and shelter security during hours on-duty

Answer and deal effectively with crisis calls

Provide appropriate referrals to clients who are ineligible for shelter; provide referrals as needed to other community agencies

Conduct new client intake procedure and shelter policy orientation

Assist in facilitating move-in and move-out arrangements for shelter residents; prepare and clean vacant rooms

Oversee completion of chores as assigned

Supervise client use of medication and record accordingly

Provide supplies to client as needed

Conduct daily room checks and routine safety checks

Maintain cleanliness of shelter

Maintain statistics for evaluation purposes

Adherence to the policies of the program and the agency

All other duties deemed necessary from time to time for the smooth operation of the program


Skills and Qualifications: 

Strong interpersonal, communication and crisis intervention skills

High School diploma or GED with at least one year experience in human services field

Valid Alabama Driver’s License and automobile insurance.


Applying:

Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Vernetta Bowman: vbowman@ywcabham.org or PO Box 367, Pell City, AL  35128.

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