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.

This position is non-exempt shifts, evening shift working 4:00-9:30pm, weekends, and holidays. 20-25 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

Join the team that changes lives! To learn more about the San Diego Rescue Mission, please visit us at www.sdrescue.org. Apply for this position, from our website. In addition to a completed application, include cover letter, resume. No phone calls or inquiries, please. We apologize in advance, but due to limited staffing, we cannot confirm the status of your application.