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FAIR Girls
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Published 26 days ago

RESIDENTIAL CONTRACTOR

Position: Residential Contractor

Location: FAIR Girls Residential Vida Home, Washington, DC

Pay: $20/hour

 

Nature of Services 

Residential Contractors are responsible for the daily or nightly backup support of the operational success of the FAIR Girls Vida Home for young adult female survivors of human trafficking residing in the Vida Home. Residential Contractors support the needs and supervise up to six Survivor Residents in the Vida Home. Residential Contractors ensure all Vida Home policies and protocols are followed and that the apartment remains well maintained, secure, and stocked with necessary food and other supplies.

 

Residential Contractors work day/evenings and weekend hours, as needed on an on-call basis. Evening hours include 9PM to 9AM and weekend hours include shifts from 9AM to 9PM and 9PM to 9AM. Schedules are set each quarter and are based on the coverage need at the home.


Residential Contractors Responsibilities:

Residential Contractors perform the following services on a daily or nightly basis:

1) Residential Engagement (45%)

• Provide overnight support and supervision to up to 6 Survivor Residents at the FAIR Girls Vida Home.

• Facilitate nightly “check-in” house meetings with residents.

• Facilitate cooking and other evening activities with residents.

• Coordinate cleaning schedule with residents and ensure all cleaning tasks are completed daily.

• Ensure all safety protocols, procedures, and resident agreements are upheld.

 

2) Vida Home Maintenance (25%)

• Budget for groceries and other necessary household supplies with residents and go on shopping outings or order online to purchase these items with them.

• Maintain a list of necessary supplies needed.

• Maintain inventory of donated necessary household items, including but not limited to: clothes, toiletries and cleaning supplies.

 

3) Crisis Response Support (30%)

• Support FAIR Girls on-call staff in crisis response.

• Facilitate fun, recreational activities that support healthy self-esteem during the shift.

• Maintain accurate and updated case notes and other related documentation as required.

 

Desired Qualifications:

• Bachelors or Masters degree in social work/public health/youth development or other related fields

• Fluent in Spanish

• Experience in and passion for working with youth survivors of trauma, especially gender-based violence including but not limited to: sexual abuse, assault, and sex trafficking

• Experience working with LGBTQ youth

• Experience facilitating engaging groups and workshops for youth

• Strong work ethic, positive energy and attitude, empathetic outlook, excellent written and verbal communication, and flexibility

• Experience working overnight shifts as an EMT or residential counselor at a domestic violence or homeless youth shelters preferred

• Survivors of gender-based violence strongly encouraged to apply

 

Please note FAIR Girls appreciates diversity and encourages all those interested in this position to apply. This posting is for recruitment on a rolling basis.

 

To apply please email a detailed resume to Nellie Cooks, Housing Manager at acooks@fairgirls.org.

RESIDENTIAL CONTRACTOR

Position: Residential Contractor

Location: FAIR Girls Residential Vida Home, Washington, DC

Pay: $20/hour

 

Nature of Services 

Residential Contractors are responsible for the daily or nightly backup support of the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional
Salary
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$20/hour

Location

On-site
Washington, DC, United States

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