Job Title: Resident Support Specialist (PT, Overnight)
Location: Homeless Bridger House - 255 Rodney Street, Buffalo, NY 14215
Reports to: Homeless Program Director
Responsible for maintaining a secure, stable and therapeutic environment in the residence overnight by supervising, making periodic rounds of the house and enforcing program rules. Do occasional checks of residents' belongings entering building to maintain house "no drugs, no weapons" policy. Interact socially with residents in respectful manner. Report any client behavior and maintenance issues to the Program Director in a timely fashion. Able to work independently without other staff.
Able to work overnight shift (9pm-5am). Able to work weekdays and weekend shifts
· Oversee clients and residence overnight
· Assist with household chores when needed
· Assist with meal preparation, if needed
· Available to work holidays and weekends
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Associates degree human service field and one year in a human service agency OR
High school diploma or equivalency and two years' full time paid experience in a human service agency or health care facility.