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House Monitor

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Wanda Alston Foundation
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Washington, DC
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Publicado hace 23 días

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Housing Monitor works to ensure that all LGBTQ youth, ages 18 to 24, who are residents of the Wanda Alston Foundation youth housing program are safe, supported, monitored and cared for respectfully. This position works with the Case Manager and the Operation Manager to implement tasks, directives, and intervention to assist residents in meeting their case plan goals. The role is essential to ensuring that residents adhere to the program, including the housing rules, policies and regulations. This position reports to the Operations Manager.

The Wanda Alston Foundation operates two transitional living programs in ward 1 and ward 7. Our programs that seek to provide youth residents with life and independent living skills and stable permanent housing in the community.

Daily Task Include:

  • Coordinate the day-to-day operation of the facility, including chore assignment and adherence to House rules and regulations.
  • Monitor building and facility conditions following agency guidelines for maintenance and coordinate the acquisition of furniture and other household supplies.
  • Works with case manager to develop and monitor individual case plans for residents to provide optimum supportive services.
  • Mentor residents and coordinate services as needed such as making doctor’s appointments, helping with schoolwork, and applying to jobs
  • Implement strategies to motivate resident’s attendance and participation in life skills workshops, mental health therapy appointments, and other programs
  • Coordinate activities of volunteers and social work interns assigned to facility or individual residents.
  • Make entries into the Daily Log detailing activities and observed behavioral changes in youth
  • Perform other duties as assigned, understanding the changing environment working with youth in a housing environment.

Education and other skills:

High School Diploma/GED Required, Bachelors Degree Preferred

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Competency in basic community engagement, medical, social, and practical case management.

Experience working directly with LGBTQ young adults preferred.

Experience in Group Home living or Shelter facility preferred.

Knowledge of substance abuse/recovery work, family systems, mental health concerns, and suicidality.

Must be a self-starter who can juggle multiple tasks and needs with the ability to prioritize and execute tasks efficiently.

Sensitivity to the needs and problems of primarily Black/African American LGBTQ young adults who are homeless, at risk for homelessness, and who have experienced trauma.

Must be able to exercise patience and understanding in escalated or crisis situations.

Additional Requirements

  • COVID-19 Vaccination Required
  • Interested candidates must pass a drug test, TB test, criminal background check, and sex offender registry check prior to start of work

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $15.20 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Experience:

  • working with young adults: 2 years (Preferred)
  • working with LGBTQ populations: 1 year (Preferred)
  • transitional housing/group home/shelter: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Work Remotely:

  • No


JOB DESCRIPTION

The Housing Monitor works to ensure that all LGBTQ youth, ages 18 to 24, who are residents of the Wanda Alston Foundation youth housing program are safe, supported, monitored and cared for respectfully. This position works…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    1 de noviembre de 2021
  • Educación
    Bachillerato
  • Nivel Profesional
    Principiante
Compensación
Al menos USD $15
/ hora
$15.20 starting hourly rate

Compensación

We offer health, vision, and dental benefits for part time and full time employees.

We offer health, vision, and dental benefits for part time and full time employees.

Ubicación

Presencial
Washington, DC, USA

Aplicar a: Oportunidad de empleo

Instrucciones:

You can email your resume directly to jcorr@wandaalstonfoundation.org

Todos los campos son obligatorios
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