Location: Chicago, IL

Homeless Shelter Aide-Chicago, IL-8 Weeks


There is a position available in Chicago, IL for a Residential Aide located in a Homeless Shelter. This contract will go through November 30th with the possibility of extension. Candidates MUST be available for all three shifts, as this shelter runs 24 hours a day. Please see additional details below. 

Job Duties: 

  • Provide exceptional customer service to all resident and guests
  • Treat guests in a culturally sensitive manner
  • Facilitate client intake and departure processes, as required by policy
  • Conduct periodic walking inspections of all areas of the facility, for the purpose of identifying and initiating appropriate action (correction, reporting, etc.) of hazards, inappropriate behavior, needed repairs, or other notable condition
  • Assist residents/guests to ensure a safe environment, including compliance with rules and policies
  • Respond to emergency situations that may arise, making independent decisions within policy guidelines, as necessary
  • Provide crisis intervention and institute security and safety procedures should a critical or threatening situation arise
  • Support and supervise volunteers
  • Assist with the orientation and training of new staff and volunteers
  • Work cooperatively with other staff and programs
  • Represent programs to other community agencies and representatives in a respectful and positive manner
  • Participate in staff meetings
  • Maintain service records and required forms and reports in prescribed format
  • Comply with shelter procedural requirements, including those set forth in the Policy & Procedure Manual and Employee Handbook
  • Provide timely and appropriate notification to police, fire, emergency medical and supervisory authorities
  • Perform other duties as requested

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
  • Availability for Morning, Evening and Midnight shift
  • CPR/AED Certified a plus 
  • Positive attitude and flexibility

Apply for this position, or send your resume directly to:

Lindsay Schuman
National Healthcare Consultant 


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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Applying for: Homeless Shelter Aide-Chicago, IL-8 Weeks
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