Job Summary: This position provides overnight (10:30 p.m to 5:00 a.m.) monitoring of shelter guests and site property at emergency shelter serving individuals and families who are homeless as necessary 2 to 3 times a week.
Emergency Shelter 2nd Shift Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide Site Security
Monitor shelter area and restrooms
Register late arriving guests
Reheat dinners/prepare sandwiches for late arrivals
Handle any situations that may arise
Prepare coffee for breakfast shift
Wake up guests who require early wake-up calls
Complete shift log giving brief summary of shift situation
Hours of employment. The work hours of this position are 10:30pm to 5:00am and occasionally 10:30-7:30am and on an on-call basis. The hours of employment will be determined weekly and are not guaranteed.
Qualifications: High School diploma, B.A. preferred, or equivalent work experience
The mission of Housing Forward is to transition people from housing crisis to housing stability. Housing Forward is the only social service agency in west Cook County with a comprehensive "housing + services" solution for transitioning individuals and families out of homelessness. Over the past 22 years, we have developed a unique, integrated approach that to date has transformed the lives of more... than 10,000 people. Our solution is comprehensive and long-term, not just a quick fix, which benefits our clients and also the communities in which we operate.