Program Aide with BRC's Bronx Employment Shelter (Evening & Overnight Shifts Available)
- Job posted by Bowery Residents' Committee
BRC is among the most comprehensive, effective, and fastest growing agencies in NYC serving homeless New Yorkers. With a $77 million budget and over 800 employees, BRC has 27 programs throughout the New York City area that work together to form a seamless continuum of caring and effective services to meet all of a client's needs. We employ a holistic approach, helping clients achieve health, wellness, and economic self-sufficiency, offering an array of housing and services for more than 10,000 of New York's neediest residents. BRC has an entrepreneurial culture with a track record of innovation. BRC is highly successful and has been recognized for it, most recently as a winner of the NY Community Trust's Nonprofit Excellence Award and as a national finalist for the Drucker Prize for innovative management. Staff at BRC works together collaboratively to address some of the greatest social challenges of our City and does so using a compassionate and respectful approach. In our most recent survey, 95% of our employees said they would recommend BRC as a good place to work. For more information about BRC, please see our website at BRC.org
Full Time, 37.5 hours per week
Evening and Overnight shifts available
Prepare and serve pre-packaged meals and snacks. Maintain appropriate sanitary conditions in dining area. Receive and store program supplies and food deliveries. Answer phones. Provide administrative support to clinical team as needed. Handle program mail. Monitor and report on client interactions. Responsible for making appropriate log book entries. Emergency response and crisis intervention as needed. Responsible for greeting visitors to the facility in a professional manner. Provide relief at various posts as needed. Provide emergency first aid/CPR assistance when needed. Related duties as assigned.
High School diploma or GED required. Computer literacy preferred. Experience working with homeless preferred. Good writing and oral communication skills. Must possess the ability to follow directions and work closely with others. Food Handling, Fire Safety and First Aid/CPR Certifications or the ability to pass test to acquire this credentials required. Fire safety director strongly preferred. CPR training certification or willingness to take training class in CPR.
All full time employees receive a generous benefits package.
Minimum Education Required