Day Support Staff

Mary's Place

About the organization

Mary’s Place provides safe and inclusive shelter and services for women, children and families on their journey out of homelessness. We operate a women’s day center and several 24x7 family centers/shelters in King County. We serve hundreds of families–moms, dads, and children–providing a safe place for them to be inside and together at night, along with food, showers, clothing, and access to housing and employment resources. We believe that no one’s child should sleep outside.

Valuing diversity and championing equity are core values at Mary’s Place. Mary’s Place is an equal opportunity employer with a culturally diverse work environment and a commitment to social justice.

Duties

Key Responsibilities Include:

• Establishing daily schedules for our guests including monitoring activities, the guest chore
board, dinner, space transitioning, and clean up
• Provide crisis management and set appropriate limits for guests as needed
• Maintain a calm demeanor and model positive behavior
• Communicate regularly with other staff members and supervisors to ensure consistency and
quality of service
• Maintain client records and documentation

Qualifications

Successful candidates will have:

• At least one year of customer service experience.
• At least one or more years of experience working with homeless people or a similar
population.
• High School Diploma or GED.
• Ability to maintain professional boundaries and maintain a calm demeanor in a chaotic
setting
• Ability to access and produce information from a computer
• Strong communication and documentation skills
• Ability to exhibits compassion and empathy; works well with men, women, and children
from all ethnic, social, economic and sexual orientation backgrounds
• Ability to travel between Mary’s Place sites during working hours as needed

Salary

$16.50-18.50/hour

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please send resume to [email protected]

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