Job Description

To provide leadership 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 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, over night shift working 11:00pm - 7:00am, weekends, and holidays. 40 hours per week

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



Important Notes

If you have a passion to serve in a faith-based environment, respond to this posting.

No phone calls please.

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.