Homeless Shelter Staff Member

Website ANEW Place Inc.

ANEW Place
Champlain Inn Staff
Low barrier temporary housing for our homeless neighbors

Reporting directly to Shelter Coordinator, the Champlain Inn Staff are responsible for maintaining a safe and supportive environment for all guests at ANEW Place’s low barrier facility.  The Champlain Inn provides beds for approximately 50 individuals in 34 units. Our goal is to provide a safe supportive environment while encouraging basic sanitation and health while the COVID-19 challenges persist.

Specific responsibilities:
• Treat all guests, volunteers, and staff with dignity and respect which includes supporting the guests in their personal pathways to recovery and well-being.
• Review and follow employee guidelines as outlined in the ANEW Place Employee Handbook.
• Make yourself aware of and follow all the latest COVID-19 staff procedures which include but are not limited to those shared by the CDC, VT Department of Health, and VOSHA.
• Be aware of process for identifying COVID-19 symptoms in both guests and staff and steps for moving guests towards isolation.
• Monitor guests which includes daily wellness checks, personal safety, and have basic needs met.
• Conduct hourly patrols to attend to the cleanliness and security of the premises.
• Provide crisis intervention and conflict resolution as needed.
• Enforce guidelines and policies which may include guest dismissals.
• Report any facility or safety concerns promptly to the Shelter Coordinator.
• Work with other staff to identify guests who need higher level supervision and/or resources than our organization can provide.
•  Complete daily documentation in the form of shift reports, daily temp chart, incident reports warning charts, and other documentation as needed.
• Assist with day-to-day operational tasks such as serving meals, distribution of basic needs and supplies to clients, cleaning and disinfecting the staff offices, shared bathrooms, and common space.
• Maintain certifications in CPR, First Aid, and Narcan (trainings provided by ANEW Place).
• Act immediately in the event of an emergency by contacting the appropriate agency and directing guests to safety as necessary, and employ First Aid, CPR and Narcan as needed.
• Act professionally and maintain guest confidentiality at all times.
• Attend staff meetings and trainings as requested.
• Have working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and phone apps.
Complete other tasks as assigned by Shelter Coordinator, Executive Director, and/or Shift Leader.

Apply at  https://www.anewplacevt.org/employment.html

Two shifts available:
• Evening, 5:00pm- 1:00am. We are hiring for all evening shifts weekends and weekdays.
• Overnight, 12:30am-8:30am

Looking for new staff members for Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem

To apply for this job please visit www.anewplacevt.org.