Transitional Living Care Assistant – Part-time Weekend Overnight

Title     Transitional Living Care Assistant – Part-time Weekend Overnight

Job Type     Ministerial

Reports to     Transitional Living Coordinator

Position Description

This Care Assistant position assists with the overall operations of Madonna House, a program for pregnant women, and St. Elizabeth Lodge, a program for single, working moms, on a part-time basis, Saturday and Sunday, midnight to 8am.

Key Tasks

Pray daily for the needs of the poor
Handle incoming calls
Monitor resident checkouts and behavior
Life skills, support and coaching to the residents
Coordination of milieu
Record keeping of all client records and training
Assisting with donations and goods
Assists with volunteer assignments
Coordinating shift changes and transitions
General cleaning of living area
Must be able to lift 30 pounds
Duties as assigned

Key Skills

Able to articulate Catholic teaching with a commitment to its application in the job function
At least three years of residential, housing, or transitional living program or agency experience
Relationship management and interpersonal skills
Excellent written and verbal communication
Problem solving and decision making abilities
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and responsibilities
PC literate with PowerPoint, Word, Outlook

Key Attributes

Commitment to the mission and vision of Catholic Charities
Detailed and organized
Self-motivated and self-starter
Team player, and able to work on own initiative
Professional and positive approach