Transition House is dedicated to the solution of family homelessness in the Santa Barbara community. Capable and motivated families with children are offered life tools and respectful, non-sectarian residential services designed to alleviate poverty and restore self-sufficiency and dignity.
By offering emergency shelter, transitional and permanent housing, homelessness prevention services, and comprehensive programs for children, Transition House takes a holistic approach to ending the cycle of poverty and homelessness for Santa Barbara families.
About the position:
Operations Staff facilitate the day to day needs of families living in our family emergency shelter.
Operations Staff help meet the immediate needs of residents and oversee the facility functions towards a safe and compassionate living space.
Operations Staff work closely with volunteers and other staff in a respectful and cohesive team.
The position is Saturdays and Sundays 4:30pm12:30am (16 hours per week)
The ideal candidate will be
Fluent in English AND Spanish.
High School diploma or equivalent is necessary.
Previous experience working in the non-profit sector, group residential settings, and/or social work a plus.
Able to provide compassionate, professional service to a diverse shelter population.
Able to provide light housekeeping tasks, including but not limited to laundry, general cleaning/maintenance.
Able to keep detailed shelter notes, and have excellent written and verbal communication.
Transition House is an EOE.
Send resume and cover letter to Eric Hanson, Shelter Staff Manager.