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Residential Support Advocate

TurnAround, Inc. is currently seeking qualified Residential Support Advocates to foster a mindful, nurturing and trauma informed environment to shelter residents. The Residential Advocate will be responsible for managing the day-to-day functions of the shelter environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Residential Support Advocate will admit and orient women to shelter including distribution and review of shelter packet and completion of exit forms when residents leave shelter; ensure residents adhere to shelter rules; assist and supervise residents in the general housekeeping and maintenance of the shelter; provide conflict resolution and encourage residents to implement a problem-solving model to resolve differences when interacting with each other; provide crisis intervention and emotional support to residents as needed; plan and supervise group outings and activities; promote activities to increase competence with activities of daily living such as cooking, parenting life skills, and independent living skills; answer emergency Helpline as needed; attend staff meetings; maintain communication and provide weekly residence reports to Residential Support Manager; and assist with other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
Candidates must have knowledge of intimate partner and sexual violence, skills in crisis intervention and providing direct services to survivors. Prior experience in a Residential Home Setting is preferred. BA in human/social service field required. Please submit cover letter and resume to Nakita Long, Director of Services nlong@turnaroundinc.org.

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