Intro/ Program Description: The Baxter Safe Haven is a transitional housing residence for homeless adults, many with mental illness. Goddard Riverside Community Center is committed to building community and enhancing the lives of vulnerable New Yorkers by meeting essential human needs. With 27 programs across 22 sites, Goddard Riverside is an advocate for the interests of our community members, as well as a provider of a continuum of vital services, including food and shelter programs, assistance for homeless and mentally ill men and women, and comprehensive educational, cultural and recreational programs for adults and children.
Purpose of Position: Assist clients in the development of daily independent living skills, including assisting with laundry, personal hygiene and providing meals • Maintain attendance and monitor status of clients • Receive meal deliveries and maintain kitchen • Perform client intakes and provide an orientation of the facility at check in • Document intakes, bed swaps, attendance and incident reports via CARES
Schedule: Tuesday through Saturday - 3:00pm -11:00pm
Goddard Riverside and Isaacs Center follow the CDC and NYS recommendations to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and are now requiring all new hires to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have a qualified exemption.
Role, Responsibilities & Essential Duties
Qualifications/ Educational Requirements
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual should be:
In addition, the Agency may, in its discretion, require Residential Aides and other employees with coverage responsibility at the Baxter Safe Haven residence in Queens to stay at their posts until their relief arrives and takes over coverage, with the understanding that where, for this reason, an employee works or is going to work more than their regularly scheduled number of hours on one day of a pay period, the Agency may adjust the employee’s schedule:
(a) for the same number of hours on some other day(s) during the same work week, when possible, or
(b) at the rate of one hour less for each hour worked in excess of 35 and up to 40, and one and one-half hours less for any hour worked in excess of 40, during the second week of the pay period
Intro/ Program Description: The Baxter Safe Haven is a transitional housing residence for homeless adults, many with mental illness. Goddard Riverside Community Center is committed to building community and enhancing the lives of…
Bilingual a plus!
Bilingual a plus!