The Salvation Army - Central Territory

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Intake Worker (3rd Shift)

Intake Worker (3rd Shift)

Job ID 
2017-4379
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-KS-Wichita
Category 
Social Services
Type 
Regular Part-Time

More information about this job

Overview

To assess individuals/families for services. Supervise the residents who are living in the facility.

 

*This position is part-time, 3rd shift*

Responsibilities

• Pre-screening homeless individuals/families that are in need of a long term, transitional program
• Provide linkages with appropriate agencies/community resources
• Completion of intake procedures (paperwork, facility tour, providing supplies, etc.)
• Completion of daily, weekly, monthly paperwork in a timely and accurate manner.
• Supervision of the facility and the residents. Responsible for maintaining the safety of the group and ensuring compliance with house rules and program policies.
• Assisting residents in the following areas: Crisis stabilization, developing problem solving skills, appropriate parenting behavior, and independent living skills development.
• Responsible for snack and meal preparation.
• Participate in staff trainings (Blood Borne Pathogens, Safe From Harm, First Aid, etc.).
• Ensure the safety of the residents and the facility.
• As part of The Salvation Army, comply with all confidentiality laws applying to social services
• Other duties as assigned by supervisor and/or Director.

Qualifications

EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS:


• High school graduate (or G.E.D.) required. Prefer at least 2 years of college in social services field


EXPERIENCE / BACKGROUND:


• Direct experience in Social Services (volunteer or paid position)
• Ability to work with a diverse population


PERSONAL QUALITIES:

 

• Good communication skills (oral and written)
• Possess emotional maturity, honesty and flexibility
• Good organizational skills
• Supportive of administrative and program objectives