Oasis Center Emergency Shelter is hiring for an overnight residential counselor. State licensure mandates that both a male and female be present on this shift. We are currently hiring for the male position. This position is full time, the range is 30,000-32,000 and an additional shift differential of 3,000 annually. The hours are:
Provide awake coverage. Perform bed checks once every hour.
Wash, dry, and put away linens in the
laundry room. Stock empty bedrooms with fresh linens for the next resident.
Print copies for all necessary
documents for the main office.
Reset the living space for the next
Close out and refresh resident files
after they have exited the program.
Input HMIS data for each resident.
Facilitate residents getting ready in
the morning for the Learning Center.
Provide supervision for shelter
residents. Coordinate and supervise
activities when appropriate or assigned.
Provide intake and assessment services
to youth and families referred to the shelter program.
Provide group services when appropriate
Facilitate the referral process for
Attend quarterly staffings/meetings and
Document client interaction in a
consistent and ethical manner.
Provide crisis counseling services
through the agency coverage system.
Provide liaison and referral services
with appropriate mental health centers, courts, physicians, school systems,
Department of Children’s Services and others as needed.
Participate with supervisor and
appropriate specialists or consultants on specific case related problems.
Transport clients as needed.
Maintain consistent and timely records,
including relevant reports to meet funding and licensing requirements.
Assist in the preparation for
monitoring visits by funding and licensing sources.
Collect data on residents as assigned.
Prepare files on residents as assigned.
Participate in the hiring process and
orientation of new staff when appropriate.
Participate in staff and program
Minimal Requirements / Performance Standards:
Ability to effectively communicate in
oral and written form.
Ability to monitor client interaction
visually and auditorally.
Ability to maneuver stairways.
Knowledge and ability to apply positive youth
Knowledge and ability to apply trauma informed care
Knowledge and ability to apply behavior
Knowledge and ability to apply basic
Knowledge and ability to apply group
Knowledge and ability to access
Knowledge and ability to apply crisis intervention
One year relevant experience in related
field with High School diploma / no experience required with a Bachelor’s
physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by
an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions. The
physical demands of this
position may be reasonably accommodated for individuals with disabilities on a
case by case basis.
performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit
and talk or hear. The employee is
occasionally required to stand and walk.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and
The above job
description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being
performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is operated in
accordance with a policy which does not permit discrimination because of race,
color, sex, age, handicap, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity,
or gender expression.