Women’s Advocate – Hart House

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Position: Women’s Advocate
Program: 
Hart House 
Location:
 St. Paul, MN 

FTE: On call positions for week-ends, all shifts
Deadline:
 Until Filled

Position Summary: Hart House is a transitional housing program for women in recovery. Located in St. Paul, Hart House has 24-beds and provides women with safe, sober housing, goal-planning, advocacy, support and information. The program is staffed 24/7 and provides three meals daily. Openings for on call staff; overnight and weekend shifts available.

Experience & Qualifications:

This position will provide supportive services and a secure, safe environment for residents; maintain confidentiality of all residents; monitor medication; assist in resident transportation; answer incoming calls; conduct random urinalysis drug/alcohol screenings; make a visual check of all residents and document residents’ status; assist with meals; provide crisis intervention; complete clerical and other tasks; work well with people from diverse cultural, social, and economic backgrounds, and have awareness of culturally specific resources.

  •  Have an understanding of chemical dependency and the needs of women in recovery; 
  • Have and maintain sobriety, if chemically dependent; and continue to maintain sobriety;
  •  An understanding and sensitivity to the unique problems encountered by people experiencing homelessness, mental illness, and chemical dependency; 
  • The ability to work well with people from diverse racial, cultural, social, and economic backgrounds. 
  • An awareness of culturally specific resources; 
  • Able to lift and/or carry up to 25 pounds; able to bend, stoop, kneel and climb (ascend and descend) flights of stairs. 

Compensation: The hourly rate of pay starts at $12.34. Differential pay is available for overnight shifts. Salary commensurate with skills & experience.

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