We are in search of Multiple Shift SUpervisors to contract for a 13 week assignemtnin Chicago, IL for a Shelter Supervisor.
Coordinate with City of Chicago Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) staff and other City of Chicago officials/departments
Provide coverage for the general welfare and safety of the shelter residents, staff, and volunteers
Provide exceptional customer service to all resident and guests
Provide crisis prevention and intervention as needed
Complete routine resident and facility checks to ensure that residents are not at risk and that the facility is free of potential hazards (leaks, fire, destruction of property, etc.)
Ensure nightly head count is completed (evening shift) and complete reports as assigned
Record incidents and residents’ grievances in logbook and on incident report
Assign work-related projects to program aides, security, and maintenance as needed.
Perform other duties as requested
First aid and CPR/AED certified a plus
Minimum two years of experience working in a residential facility, preferably experience working with individuals currently, or formerly, experiencing homelessness, mental health and substance abuse issues, and some supervisory experience
Must have good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively both written and oral
Ability to handle and prevent crisis situations with minimal supervision
Must have some computer skills and be able to formulate incident reports
Ability to work with clientele that have special needs and provide assistance with respect and compassion
Help to foster and to promote a positive and harmonious atmosphere at the shelter.
Please contact Miaya Williams by phone at 770-325-0351 or by email at miaya.williams@Blazerworks.com to be considered for this position.