Program Aide (Temp)
|Location:||New York, NY|
|Salary Range:||$14.63 an hr|
|Program:||Palace Employment Residence|
|Description:||Program Description: This 110-bed shelter is designed for men and women who are in need of job training and employment. Located in the former Palace Hotel on the Bowery, the program-oriented shelter provides temporary housing for a period of six to nine months. During this time, clients are guided through a structured continuum of treatment and training designed to give them the skills they need to address any substance abuse and/or health issues and to find and maintain permanent employment and housing. The Palace Employment Residence is funded by the NYC Department of Homeless Services and the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.|
|Duties:||Prepare and serve pre-packaged meals and snacks. Maintain appropriate sanitary conditions in dining area. Receive and store program supplies and food deliveries. Answer phones. Provide administrative support to clinical team as needed. Handle program mail. Monitor and report on client interactions. Responsible for making appropriate log book entries. Emergency response and crisis intervention as needed. Responsible for greeting visitors to the facility in a professional manner. Provide relief at various posts as needed. Provide emergency first aid/CPR assistance when needed. Related duties as assigned. |
|Qualifications:||High School diploma or GED required. Computer literacy preferred. Experience working with homeless preferred. Good writing and oral communication skills. Must possess the ability to follow directions and work closely with others. Food Handling, Fire Safety and First Aid/CPR Certifications or the ability to pass test to acquire this credentials required. Fire safety director strongly preferred. CPR training certification or willingness to take training class in CPR.|
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