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Talbot Interfaith Shelter (TIS) is dedicated to ending homelessness on Maryland’s Mid-Shore by providing Shelter, Stability, Support, and a path to Success for families and individuals in need. We are seeking for exceptional Shelter Supervisors who have a desire to build a career and serve as productive members of our team.

Reliability, trustworthiness and responsibility are paramount qualities for candidates for this position. This is a part-time position- between 20 and 32 hours a week. Pay rate begins at $16/hour. Send cover letter and resume to julielowe@talbotinterfaithshelter.org.

Responsibilties:

  • Provide supervision for shelter guests in our 2 shelter homes—Easton’s Promise for familiesand Evelyn’s Place for singles.
  • Maintain a safe, supportive environment within the shelters.
  • Monitor facilities to maintain safety of clients and shelter space.
  • Support clients in following all shelter procedures.
  • Keep shelters clean, restocked and up to TIS standards.
  • Communicate observations and interactions with clients to shelter Case Manager,Operations Director and /or Executive Director.
  • Participate in program meetings and relevant trainings as required.
  • Complete incident reports as advised by Director.
  • Adhere to agency policies, procedures and professional code of ethics.
  • Complete all duties as assigned.
  • Other duties as necessary

Qualifications:

  • One- year minimum experience working with the homeless population preferred.
  • Ability to maintain clear personal and professional boundaries.
  • Ability to keep interactions completely confidential.
  • Ability to work effectively in constantly changing and sometimes demanding environment.
  • Experience in working with a diverse population, with sensitivity to differences in culture, religion, sexual orientation, race, age, and physical and mental illness.
  • Ability to remain alert and on duty throughout shifts.
  • Ability to respond responsibly and calmly in emergency and crisis situations.
  • Ability to communicate well both orally and in written form, and to follow detailed instructions.
  • Ability to perform shift work. TIS is open 24/7/365. Shifts currently available are overnight–12 am-8 am.
  • Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Remote work is not available for this position.
  • Must be able to work weekends and some holidays.
  • Must be willing to submit to a drug test and background check.
  • Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

To apply for this position, contact Julie Lowe at julielowe@talbotinterfaithshelter.org or 410-310-2316.

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