Warming Center Counselors
Full-time or Part-time, Seasonal
We're looking for counselors to provide a safe, welcoming environment for overnight guests who are seeking shelter from the cold. Our warming center is open November 1st - April 30th.
As a counselor, you will:
help create a supportive, welcoming environment for the people in our warming center;
assist guests in finding resources they need to address their continuing shelter/housing and other needs;
prepare and serve light meals to the guests; and
engage participants in problem-solving activities.
You're someone who has:
a high school diploma or GED (college would be an added plus);
basic computer skills and the ability to write daily shift notes and other communications;
the kind of positive energy, patience, common sense, and compassion needed to motivate others;
the physical ability to attend to guests safety needs; and
Warming Center shifts are 6pm-12am and 12am-8am.
We offer a starting wage of $12.50/hour; provide paid orientation and training for certification in First Aid, CPR.
We also offer a generous time-off package; comprehensive, health and dental insurance plans; a 403(B) retirement plan, with employer matching; long-term disability benefits; paid life insurance; tuition assistance; and several more benefit options.
Please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, noting Search #314 in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!
ServiceNet is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be a tobacco-free employer.
Location/Region: Greenfield, MA (01302)