Full-Time Community Life Ambassador (Lead)
To provide leadership for all CLAs on duty in the facility and promote client
safety, while fostering a trauma-informed environment
To provide client services and engagement through appropriate ministry and
relational connection in support of maintaining program compliance
To provide administrative support and other documentation as needed
To represent our Mission, Vision and Values and continue to grow professionally and spiritually
The Community Life Ambassador Lead serves all San Diego Rescue Mission Programs and promotes client health, safety, accountability, and provides support to clients in order to create a stable, safe environment necessary to pursue healing. This position is non-exempt.
This position is non-exempt.shifts, are evening, weekends, and holidays.
This position is eligible for benefits (employer paid SDRM medical plans for employee plus dependents monthly premiums) as well as employer paid life/ADD and disability plan, vacation, holidays and sick pay.
Also available is affordable dental, vision, voluntary benefits for life/ADD, disability, and a 403B savings plan available.
Skills / Requirements
Education: Minimum AA Social Services, Psychology, Human Development, Ministry or related field from an accredited institution (or commensurate experience, equating to 2 years). Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Experience: Minimum 2 years full-time work experience with individuals experiencing homelessness, various addiction challenges, mental illness and/or dual diagnosis is preferred. Nonprofit experience preferred.
Skills and Abilities: Calmly and sensitively employ appropriate de-escalation techniques with residents; working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook); typing (min 35 wpm); coordinate and/or direct a variety of complex tasks and assignments simultaneously and successfully; exercise good judgment and make sensible decisions; attentive to detail; prioritize effectively; effective oral and written communication skills; eagerness to learn and be trained; work both independently and as part of a team; provide information to public by answering questions and requests; regular, timely attendance.
Special License/Certification: None
If you have a passion to serve those experiencing homelessness and/or addiction in a faith-based environment, please contact us!
Our Vision: To see God transform the lives of those experiencing homelessness, impacting San Diego one life at a time.
Our Mission: To lovingly address the needs of men, women, and children experiencing homelessness by sharing the Good News of Salvation and providing a holistic approach to rehabilitation and recovery.
Our Values: Faith, Compassion, Excellence, Integrity
All openings are subject to change without notice, due to the volume of applications/resumes received, we are unable to respond to status inquiries. Please be assured that your information is being properly handled and forwarded to the appropriate hiring staff. If your skills and qualifications meet the needs of the job, you will be contacted.
Pay: from $14.50/hour
Job Status: Full Time