Resident Advocate

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Full-Time
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

The Advocate will respond to residents' needs; review and record information in communication log; handle medications base on policy; provide crisis intervention when needed; answer phone, log bed inquiries, and provide resources as needed; conduct facility security checks and curfew, bed and chore checks; open and close the kitchen as necessary; restock shelter supplies; provide transportation; adhere to confidentiality policy; know emergency procedures; and conduct intakes and discharges.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

The Advocate must have excellent computer skills with a proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel; effective written and oral communication skills; the ability to relate to women and children experiencing homelessness; and a valid Driver’s License and ability to drive company vehicle. Preference will be given to applicants that have First Aid and CPR Certifications.

Other Information/Requirements: 

EDUCATION:
High School Diploma. Minimum of two years of related experience.
SCHEDULING:
Must be flexible and willing to work days, evenings, overnight, weekends and holidays.

How to Apply: 

Interested candidates should email their letter of interest and resume to Arias Foster, Director of Programs at [email protected] by June 12, 2020.

Contact Information
Name: 
Eilene Vaughn-Pickrell
Agency/Organization: 
Barrett Foundation, Inc.
Address: 
10300 Constitution Ave NE
City: 
Albuquerque
State: 
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
87112
Business Phone: 
(505) 246-9244
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Jun 8 2020
Date to Remove: 
Jun 30 2020

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