The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the Universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Must personally embrace The Salvation Army Harbor Light Mission. High School Diploma/GED with a minimum of one year work experience assisting individuals, preferably in homeless shelter or other client/customer focused environment. Must be able to take supervision and direction, demonstrate sensitivity to issues of homelessness, chemical addiction, and unemployment, racial and cultural diversity, possess an aptitude in both written and oral communications, certifiable in Adult CPR/First Aid and be trustworthy, especially in confidential matters. Must be computer literate with familiarity with Windows based programs, willing to support the mission of The Salvation Army, a valid drivers’ license preferred and able to meet the MVR drivers qualification, and pass the background check, pre-employment drug test. It must be understood by the incumbent that the provisions of Safe From Harm will apply upon commencement of employment, and also understood that the required Safe From Harm training program must be satisfactorily completed within the first 30 days of employment.