Resident Monitor (Live In)

Sep 26 2017
The Institute for Human Services |Honolulu|Full Time, $10.00 / hour
Job Description


Would you like to make a difference in the lives of others?  The Institute for Human Services (IHS), Oahu's oldest and one of the largest homeless shelters is looking for a compassionate and dedicated individual for a full time Resident Monitor for our Veterans Program.


Responsibilities:Ensu​re the provision of a warm and welcoming environment of Ho’okipa (hospitality) through the coordination of the health, safety and welfare of IHS guests, visitors (VA staff, volunteers etc.) in a residential setting.   Provide support to the Veteran Services Coordinator in the implementation of policies and procedures and the supervision of guests on site. Live in and rotate shifts on site to ensure client needs are met, house is safe and clean and overall client supervisory coverage is in place 7 days a week.


Qualification Requirements:  Knowledge of mental health/substance abuse and other issues confronting homeless veterans. Experience with working with disenfranchised individuals or Veteran population. Former Veteran status preferred. Possess excellent interpersonal and motivational skills as well as possess good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to deal with diverse populations of varying comprehension levels.  Computer proficient with Microsoft email, Word and Excel. Able to effectively use household cleaning tools and appliances. Possess general knowledge of office equipment such as but not limited to telephones, photocopiers, scanners, etc. Valid Hawaii Driver’s License and clean traffic abstract to operate company vehicle(s) as necessary.


IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, an Employer of National Service, and maintains a Drug & Alcohol-free Workplace.

Med & Dental, 20 days paid leave per year, 401 K & Supplemental Insurances (Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Plans, etc.)