Overview

3 Positions – Schedule Options:
Saturday and Sunday    2:00-8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday (every-other week)  6:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Friday and Saturday     3:15 p.m.-11:15 p.m.

Roles & Responsibilities:
The Crisis Intervention/Shelter Assistant oversees the daily operations and overall structure of the residential component of the shelter within these major components: interaction with the adults and children and documentation of such, structure, safety and security, teamwork and agency responsibilities. Overall, the CISA’s role is to facilitate a safe, structured, educational, and supportive Christ-like environment conducive to facilitating life changes with Residents. Advocates are responsible to uphold both the vision and mission of Sheltering Wings.
Required Qualifications: Completed courses in social work, psychology, criminal justice or something similar. Or, minimum of 1-3 years’ experience working in public or social service organization.  Full commitment and dedication to the mission statement of Sheltering Wings.  Full compliance with Sheltering Wings’ Statement of Faith.  Excellent interpersonal skills and needs assessment.  Proven multi-tasking abilities.  Ability to thrive in an emotionally stressful environment while remaining calm.  Outstanding follow-up skills.  Prior experience in a position that needed attention to detail.

Preferred but not required: Knowledge of domestic violence related issues and philosophy.  Understanding of the effects DV has on survivor’s thoughts and behaviors.  Prior Crisis Intervention experience.  Knowledge of city, state and federal domestic violence service systems, policies and issues

To apply for this job email your details to aohearn@shelteringwings.org

About Sheltering Wings

Sheltering Wings is a domestic violence shelter in Danville, Indiana, serving Hendricks County and surrounding areas. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a Christ-centered philosophy that focuses on building stable, independent lives.

Our 68-bed shelter facility provides safe emergency housing and additional services for individuals suffering from any form of domestic abuse. Our 24-Hour Crisis Line (317-745-1496) connects victims of both genders and their advocates with help and resources.