Overnight Shelter Staff

This is a Part-Time position, up to 26.5 hours per week. Shifts comprise of Friday: midnight – 9am, Saturday and Sunday: midnight – 8am, plus a 1.5 hour staff meeting Monday afternoons.

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the safe operation of the Shelter and the guests on scheduled shift.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain daily routine of guests within policies and procedures of the Shelter;
  • Hold guests responsible for any and all behaviors deemed as refusal to follow rules;
  • Apply consistent expectations to create a safe and positive environment;
  • Perform Case Management for guests as assigned by Shelter Manager;
  • Attend weekly staff meetings to review group and individual issues;
  • Implement new practices as developed and agreed by the staff;
  • Attend and participate in departmental, organization-wide and other meetings;
  • Act in the best interest of the organization, reflecting the values of team work, collaboration and mutual respect;
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to work with diverse population.
  • Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Excellent client service skills.
  • Training in First Aid and CPR.
  • Previous experience a plus.
  • Fraternizing or engaging in personal relationships with clients not allowed.

Physical demands: Must be able to lift, move and carry 25 lbs.

Please submit your resume via email to humanresources@actioninc.org or apply below.

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