Assist Director in overseeing safety and atmosphere of the Cherished homes. Develop supportive relationships with each resident and foster group unity. This is a live-in position which keeps a pulse on the activities of the homes.
Responsibilities and Duties
Resident oversight – provide staff oversight for the Cherished home during the evenings, lead house meetings, oversee residents taking medications, help provide structure for residents, deescalate emotional situations, perform chore and room checks, immediately alert manager of critical situations
On-call responsibilities – address any urgent situations arising overnight while living in the Cherished home
Household skills training – identify needs of individual residents and help them (as needed) with meal planning and preparation, teaching cleaning and laundry skills, organization, etc.
Qualifications and Skills
Demonstrates a passion for Cherished’s mission and a compassion for people
Ability to maintain interpersonal relationships with victims of PTSD
Strong communication skills with a diverse range of people including the proper handling of emotional situations
Ability to perform functions and duties consistently in a timely manner
Ability to assist in creating systems for household
Able to represent the heart of the ministry in all communications
Ability to be flexible and teachable
Trustworthy with confidential material
Willingness to continue education & training in areas of personal growth
Ability to set strong boundaries while also offering compassion and grace