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  Residential Specialist DV Shelter - Lily, Bronx (Full-time) Job viewed 503 times.
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Our Vision:

Safe Horizon envisions a society free of family and community violence. We will lead the way by empowering victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking to move from crisis to confidence. 

Our Mission:

Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities. 


Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter programs offer a comprehensive range of services including counseling, advocacy, intervention, and support to meet the needs of victims and their families.
Essential Job Functions:
The Residential Specialist works in a residential facility for battered women and their children. Primary duties include:
·         Maintaining a safe and secure facility;
·         Attend Staff meetings and trainings as requested;
·         Responding to requests from residents;
·         Meet regularly w/ team;
·         Understanding and following emergency procedures, including fire procedures;
·         Sorting and organizing donations of food, clothing, etc;
·         Conducting room checks as needed;
·         Assisting with intake procedures as directed;
·         Distributing household supplies;
·         Keeping activity logs;
·         Assisting with bed utilization by helping with apartment preparation and cleaning;
·         Crisis intervention, mediate between residents when necessary;
·         Childcare
·         Other related tasks as assigned 
  • High school diploma and two years experience working in residential facilities or relevant experience.
  • Bilingual ability and computer skills a plus.
If hired, I agree to abide by all of Safe Horizon’s rules and regulations, and understand that, if employed, my employment may be terminated with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time, at the option of either the company or me.  I further understand that no representation, whether oral or written by any representative or agent of the organization, at any time, constitutes a contract of employment
AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply
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Safe Horizon is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals and endeavors to hire individuals of diverse races, colors, creeds, ethnicities, religions, genders, gender identities or expressions, ages, sexes, sexual orientations, national origins and disabilities, as well citizen, marital, protected veteran and HIV statuses.
  Metro Area New York NY
  Job Location City New York
  Job Location State New York
  Job Location Zip 10007
  Job Location Country United States
  Job Category Social Services
  Prefered Experience 2 year(s)
  Job Type Full time
  Job Posting Date Sep. 15, 2017

Organization Details

  Organization Name Safe Horizon
  Organizational Focus
  Contact Person Juan Brito
  Contact Phone (212) 577-7353
  Contact Fax (212) 577-7353
  Contact Email

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