Job Description

The San Diego Rescue Mission is built on beliefs that speak to the heart. We believe this is more than a job, that it’s a calling to love our neighbors and those in need the way that Jesus would. In our programs, we create a holistic approach to recovery and rehabilitation while ensuring that our building is a safe haven for men, women and children who have experienced homelessness.

The Med Room Assistant position would suit an individual who is passionate in service work, that thrives working independently and with a team, has excellent organizational skills and pays attention to detail, excellent communication skills, proficient in excel. This position serves our Men’s Center and Haven of Hope residents and promotes student health, safety, and accountability through monitoring medication times while creating a stable, safe environment necessary to pursue healing

Key Responsibilities:.

  • To maintain high standard of monitoring student medication in Men’s Center and Haven of Hope medication rooms
  • To provide administrative support and other documentation as needed
  • To represent our Mission, Vision and Values and continue to grow professionally and spiritually

Skills / Requirements

Education: Minimum high school diploma; AA degree preferred.

Experience: Minimum 3 years full-time work experience in a medical setting. Previous experience working 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: Medical Assistant Certificate from an accredited institution preferred.


Important Notes

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 manager. If your skills and qualifications meet the needs of the position, you will be contacted