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Resident Assistant

Location
Arlington, Texas
Posted
20 Sep 2022

CornerStone Staffing in Arlington/GP is hiring for Resident Assistant with a Non-Profit in DFW.

Ideal candidate is professional in manner with some social work interest.
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Resident Assistant

** Must be available to start ASAP**


Pay: $14.00/hr
Location: Arlington, TX

Dept: Client Services

OPENINGS: 3 TOTAL

(2) Full Time Schedule

8am 5:00pm

(1) Part Time Schedules

8am - 4pm

12 pm - 8pm

4pm - 12 am

12am - 8am

***This will not be a Monday - Friday schedule ***

(Must be available to work Monday - Sunday with days off scheduled during the week)

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for basic care of shelter residents by enforcing all safety procedures, cleanliness guidelines, and shelter policies, creating a supportive and culturally sensitive environment for shelter residents, staff, and volunteers.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to document all activities during scheduled shift.

  • Ability to maintain and preserve client confidentiality

  • Ability to work independently and with limited supervision while enforcing established policies and procedures.

  • Adhere to overall cleanliness requirements of the shelter to aid in fight against communicable diseases.

  • Actively participate in agency meetings, trainings, projects, and focus groups as needed.

  • Answer calls professionally and check voicemails during scheduled shift.

  • Assist in locating or identifying alternatives to divert from homeless system when appropriate

  • Assist residents in identifying and resolving social or other problems in conjunction with professional staff, while enforcing shelter rules and schedule.

  • Providing shelter residents with daily supply needs sheets, towels, toiletries.. etc.

  • Be energetic, caring, responsible, and able to deal with difficult situations in a calm manner

  • Conduct intakes and orientation on new shelter residents.

  • Maintain professional boundaries with co-workers, residents, and volunteers.

  • Maintain active safety practices of the shelter by monitoring security cameras, screening residents belongings, and adhering to fire and health standards to ensure a protected environment for staff and residents.

  • Utilize diversion skills with households at the front door of homelessness

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required, and One year experience performing security, intake or social service work preferred, or Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 717089535-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CORNERSTONE STAFFING
  • Location: Arlington, Texas
  • Salary: On Application