Offering SHELTER and HOPE amidst the storm

Careers

We’re always looking for the right people to join our team! Please send your job application by email or drop it off at our office at 2005 S Merton Street.

Kids Konnection Monitor

We need a number of people to assist with day-to-day operations of the Kids Konnection program. Hours vary including evenings and weekends.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a human service field preferred.
  • Sensitivity to issues of family violence, sexual assault, child abuse and neglect.
  • Sensitivity and awareness of issues related to diversity.
  • Experience working with adolescents and children preferred .
  • Ability to empower individuals in a time of need.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience with computers and technology.
  • Ability to work in complex situations and manage multiple tasks.
  • Ability to act as a member of a team.

Duties, Responsibilities & Expectations:

  • Work directly with clients including victims of family violence, abuse, neglect. 
  • Provide supervision of visitations & exchanges between children and parents/guardians.
  • Provide a neutral environment for visits and exchanges through courteous, respectful treatment of clients.
  • Document observations specific to services provided by Kids Konnection.
  • Recognize and deal with crisis situations in a calm manner.
  • Provide court testimony if requested.
  • Assist in training staff/volunteers in Kids Konnection procedures.
  • Perform other duties as deemed appropriate by the Coordinator or Executive Director.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures as set forth by Safe Harbor.

Shelter Advocate

We have multiple positions available to provide high quality performance in the day-to-day operation of the Safe Harbor Shelter. This position is aimed at staffing the shelter 24/7 so hours will be overnight and on weekends, 7:30pm – 7:30am.

Qualifications

  • Experience in a human service field preferred.
  • Sensitivity to issues of family violence, sexual assault, child abuse and neglect.
  • Sensitivity and awareness of issues related to diversity.
  • Experience working with adolescents and children preferred.
  • Ability to empower individuals in a time of need.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience with computers and technology.
  • Ability to work in complex situations and manage multiple tasks and crisis situations.
  • Ability to act as a member of a team.

Duties, Responsibilities & Expectations

  • Provide advocacy, case management, and resource and referral services for clients
  • Assure the needs of shelter clients are being met, such as food and personal items.
  • Enforce all shelter policies and procedures to ensure safety, security, and confidentiality for clients.
  • Perform duties in shelter as assigned by Shelter Coordinator.
  • Answer 24 hours crisis line in a professional and timely manner.
  • Recognize and deal with crisis situations in a calm manner.
  • Exercise appropriate decision-making in regard to shelter services, priorities and clients.
  • Promote positive public image of Safe Harbor and the Safe Harbor Shelter.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Shelter Coordinator or Executive Director.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures as set forth by Safe Harbor.