Essential Job Duties
  • Conduct intakes into the shelter
  • Welcomes each resident to the shelter and converses with them in a respectful manner
  • Orients residents to services of the shelter and provides them with brochures of services offered
  • Documents all major incidents in VESTA and alerts other staff of safety concerns
  • Conducts individual resident sessions on a daily basis and documents all interactions
  • Maintains a clean office environment for resident intakes and exits
  • Engages with Safe Shelter clients when they are not completing intakes and ensuring they get their checklist completed

Qualifications & Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or LSW in state of Ohio
  • Knowledge and experience in working with the homeless, mentally ill and/or substance abusing population
  • Familiarity with VESTA preferred but not required
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record with daily access to privately insured vehicle during work hours. Ability to be approved by Shelterhouse insurer.

Skills & Abilities
  • Skilled clinician with the ability to perform a thorough psych-social assessment
  • Ability to function effectively in a high energy environment
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Computer literacy with MS Office Suite

Physical Requirements (% of time spent performing requirements)
  • Time sitting- 50%
  • Time spent walking- 20%
  • Time spent of Computer-30

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.

EEOC Statement
It is the policy of Shelterhouse to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or veteran status or status within any other protected group.
Shelterhouse is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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