Location: Chicago, IL

Residential Aide-Homeless Shelter-Chicago, IL


There is an opportunity available in Chicago, IL for a Residential Aide. Please see job description prior to applying. 

This position would be ideal for those looking to get into Social Work, Case Management, etc. 

Job Description: 

  • 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 Details:

  • March 1, 2021, possibility to extend
  • 7a-3:30p, 3p-11:30p, and 11p-7:30a
  • Full-Time/35-40 hours per week

Job Requirements:

  • At least two years experience working in a Social Services Field
  • High School diploma required
  • Ability to pass drug screening and background check
  • Must be comfortable with all shifts
  • Must be comfortable working with the homeless population
  • Must be comfortable being exposed to COVID-19

Apply for this position, or send your resume to:

Lindsay Schuman
National Healthcare Consultant


COVID-19 Contract 11 days ago

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Applying for: Residential Aide-Homeless Shelter-Chicago, IL
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