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Shelter Support - Direct Care - Laredo Specific

Company: Endeavors,TM Inc.
Location: Laredo
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Job Description:

Federal Contract Requirements: Povide proof of COVID-19 Vaccination. Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident JOB PURPOSE: To monitor the activities of residents of the shelter/center and to ensure compliance with program rules and expectations. Shelter Support Staff is also responsible for ensuring the safety of residents and the security and sanitation of the program. The Shelter Support Staff will help to oversee and to take reasonable action necessary to carry out responsibilities assigned as long as such action does not deviate from established organizational policies and is consistent with program guidelines and sound professional judgment.

  • Responsible for providing a safe, structured environment that meets the needs of the client while maintaining professional and acceptable boundaries at all times.
  • Maintain positive relationships with clients, and management staff.
  • Provides consistent coverage for assigned shifts, working within the team and independently to complete all shift tasks.
  • Performs general administrative functions such as answering the phone and responding to in-person inquiries in a professional manner.
  • Assist with food pantry logistics.
  • Consult with direct supervisor or supervisor on-duty regarding residents--- personal needs and behavior.
  • Utilize positive behavioral management techniques including verbal redirection.
  • Assist residents within limits in processing issues and problem-solving.
  • Monitor all areas of the shelter to ensure compliance with facility rules, policies, procedures, and protocols.
  • Hyper-sanitization of all areas in the shelter.
  • Respond to residents--- requests, complaints, and inquiries.
  • Address procedural violations with residents to ensure a clear understanding of expectations and to assist resident with achieving compliance.
  • Conduct orientation/assist with intake, assign beds and lockers, issue linens/personal supplies and other items to residents entering into the shelter.
  • Brief and provide direction and needed assistance to volunteers and or any other staff.
  • Teach good personal hygiene skills.
  • Maintain appropriate boundaries with residents at all times.
  • Gain a working knowledge of policies.
  • Perform other duties as directed and assigned. Job Requirements:ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED required. Associates or Bachelor---s Degree in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology or related field Preferred. FEDERAL CONTRACT REQUIREMENTS:--Povide proof of COVID-19 Vaccination. Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident EXPERIENCE: 2+ years--- experience working with migrant populations,child welfare, or vulnerable populations, strongly preferred. ATTENDANCE: Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance at such level as is determined in the employer---s sole discretion. Eligible to receive, pass, and maintain security investigation background check --- initiated by the National ----Background Investigations Bureau. Must be a U.S. citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident. Pass a criminal history screen, including state and local child protection agency registries; OTHER: Proficiency in Spanish/English (written and spoken language skills). Excellent interpersonal skills, including good communication skills, listening skills, and attitude. Ability to pass required medical exam and have the physical ability to fulfill essential functions Ability to work independently and exercise a high level of confidentiality; -- Salary/Wage -- EOE Statement Endeavors-- and Endeavors Unlimited, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran in accordance with applicable federal laws. Endeavors-- and Endeavors Unlimited, Inc. also complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location its employees are working. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to: hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. Endeavors-- and Endeavors Unlimited, Inc. are 'Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers.'-- This position is currently accepting applications.Apply Now WE ALSO RECOMMEND Other Jobs Within Same Category Clinician - Migrant Services in San Antonio, TXPosted on: 10/21/2021[Apply Now]Clinician - Migrant Services in Frankfort, KentuckyPosted on: 9/13/2021[Apply Now]Clinician - Migrant Services in Hartford, ConnecticutPosted on: 9/13/2021[Apply Now]Home Study and Post Release Case Manager in Redwood, CAPosted on: 8/23/2021[Apply Now]Home Study and Post Release Case Manager - King County, WA in Seattle, WashingtonPosted on: 8/23/2021[Apply Now] Other Jobs Within 60 Miles -- None found -- Follow us -- AppOne.comTM 1999-2021 HR Services, Inc.Click here for technical assistance.

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