Emergency Housing Shelter Associate

Opportunities For Otsego   Oneonta, NY   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on May 25, 2024
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Emergency Housing Shelter Associate

Be a part of the solution to the local housing crisis by offering hope and stability to homeless families and those at risk of becoming homeless. OFO's Emergency Housing Assistance Program is hiring compassionate individuals to provide support to homeless families, children, and individuals requesting services through the 24-hour hotline and emergency shelter. As Emergency Housing Shelter Associate you will: Provide coverage at the emergency homeless facility and answer the 24-hour hotline Collaborate with other community organizations to address housing and other client needs (e.g. food, transportation, employment) Support case management plans for shelter clients Maintain a safe, secure, clean shelter environment by overseeing shelter activities, ensuring residents have essential supplies, and addressing any facility concerns.

The following hours/shifts are available: Full-time position works 40 hours/week; 2 PM - 10 PM, Monday - Friday [eligible for $0.50/hour additional shift pay] Substitutes work hours as needed by the program, with additional shift pay for qualifying shifts.

Qualifications: High School Diploma/equivalent; one-year experience in human services preferred.

Pay Range Guide: Standard Start Rate - education and experience meet job requirements Advanced Start Rate - education and experience exceed job requirements (subject to approval)

Pay Range: $15.45 - $19.31 per hour