Shelter Overnight Host
The mission of Evergreen Christian Outreach (EChO) is to assist people in our community with their basic and urgent needs and to help them realize their potential on their path to self-sufficiency. EChO’s services are designed to assist community members who are facing personal or economic adversity by providing a range of wrap-around services tailored to the specific needs of individuals and families. EChO’s programs include the Food Pantry, Client Services, Job Center, Shelter, and the ReSale Shop. EChO serves a diverse population primarily consisting of residents of the unincorporated mountain areas of Jefferson and Clear Creek counties.
We are currently seeking Shelter Overnight Hosts. The Shelter Overnight Host member of the EChO Shelter team and reports to the EChO Shelter Manager. The EChO Shelter provides nightly respite from the cold for those experiencing homelessness in the unincorporated mountain areas of Jefferson and Clear Creek Counties from October-May. This position works closely with community volunteers.
Shelter Overnight Host Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
Individuals will be responsible for providing supervision and assistance to guests staying overnight.
Overnight Shelter Hosts are required to be awake and attentive throughout the overnight shift. Very quiet nights provide ample time for reading, studying or computer work during the shifts. A variety of shifts are available:
A. 10-hour shift: 10 PM to 8 AM, or 9 PM to 7 AM, or 8 PM to 6 AM
B. 9-Hour shift: 10 PM to 7AM, or 9 PM to 6 AM
C. 8-Hour shift: 10 PM to 6 AM
Flexible number of nights during the week (from one to four shifts per week per employee are available).
Training will be provided. Following COVID-19 safety protocols, including masking, cleaning, and sanitizing, is required. Must pass drug test and criminal background check.
This is a very rewarding opportunity to help some of our most in need neighbors.
This temporary grant funded position pays an hourly rate of $20/hour. You are eligible to accrue Sick Time at the rate of 2 hours per every 30 hours worked.
Interested individuals should send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive additional information or apply.