Do you have 1+ year of experience working with homeless populations?
Are you interested in directly serving the homeless population of DC?
We are currently in search of a Residential Assistant for a Human Services Organization. The position is based in Washington, DC. This is a part-time, temporary assignment.
ORGANIZATION TYPE: Human Services Organization
LOCATION: Washington, DC
POSITION TITLE: Residential Assistant
SCHEDULE: 16 hours/week
HOURLY PAY: $14.00 – $15.00/hour
Is This Your Dream Job? The Residential Assistant works directly with a population of chronically homeless women working to transition into permanent housing. This position is mostly at the front desk, monitoring security cameras and responding to resident needs as they arise. This position will cover the Sunday and Monday 3pm-11pm shift, with opportunity for additional hours.
Our Ideal Candidate:
- At least 1 years of experience working in a residential setting
- Experience working with vulnerable populations strongly preferred
- Has a warm, compassionate demeanor and serves with care
- Crisis management skills required
- Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite required
How You Will Spend Your Day:
- Develop rapport with each resident through routine contact and communication
- Provide administrative assistance to residents
- Immediately report serious incidents and respond appropriately to other resident needs
- Participate in all-staff meetings and trainings as required
We’d love to hear from you.
If this sounds like the job for you, we would love to help make that happen. Please submit a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Residential Assistant” in the subject line.
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Is this position not a great fit?
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