Job Opportunities

 

Shelter Staff – Essential Service Providers

The Charter House Coalition Emergency Shelter for Individuals is looking to hire 1-2 persons to join our team of Essential Service providers. The primary responsibility of this amazing group is to maintain a safe and consistent environment for our guests and to help build a trusting rapport with those we serve both in our shelter and throughout the county.

If you 1) are committed to helping all persons in need; 2) can demonstrate the ability to exercise kindness, respect, and professional boundaries under all circumstances; 3) are comfortable and familiar with de-escalation methods and crisis management; 4) value honesty over ego; 5) can clearly communicate verbally and in writing; 6) are energetic and possess a fair amount of grit; 7) can work independently, but thrive with like-minded colleagues and volunteers; 8) can maintain an organized and clean work environment; 9) can be flexible and 10) are interested and familiar with the current housing crisis and have the willingness to continue learning on behalf of those we serve, then we want to hear from you!

Experience working or volunteering at an emergency shelter or in a similar setting is appreciated but not required. Training will be provided. Applicants can apply for a part-time or full-time position; we currently have openings for afternoon, evening, and weekend shifts. Charter House is open 365 days a year, and we answer the needs of those seeking emergency assistance 24 hours a day.

To apply, please send a letter of interest, your resume and 3 references to heidi@chcvt.org No phone calls please.