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Part Time Case Manager

Position: Case Manager

Status: Part Time

Supervisor: Shelter Manager

Pay: $16 an hour

Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree in Human Services/Social Work

  • Experience in case management

  • Exceptional computer skills

  • Must possess a valid drivers licenses and car insurance ✓ Exceptional organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule

  • Ability to assess emergency situations and respond effectively

  • Excellent interpersonal and human relations skills

  • Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19

  • Certification in CPR (can be obtained once employed with the agency)

Job Summary:

Assists MCREST guests with program intake processes and works with guests assigned to their caseload to obtain personal identification documents and helps them remove barriers that may limit their ability to obtain housing. Also works with MCREST staff, volunteers and interns to ensure a safe, welcoming environment for MCREST guests.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Case Management:

  • Create and update guest files.

  • Complete the intake process with new guests being admitted to the MCREST program.

  • Assist guests with filling out paperwork and applications for personal identification

  • documents, MI Bridges, rental properties, etc.

  • Check-in guests at the MCREST shelter and host congregations and monitor client medications.

  • Conflict resolution at the MCREST shelter and host congregations.

  • Provide assistance to the host congregation and volunteers in following the agency

  • Planning and Resource Guide.

  • Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) data input for assigned guests.

  • Provide training, supervision and support to volunteers, interns and new staff members.

Miscenallenous:

  • Assist with answering phones.

  • Participate in Macomb County Continuum of Care meetings and committees as requested

  • Attend routine trainings and seminars to enhance job-related skills

  • Ensure guests are consistently treated with respect and their rights are not violated.

  • Embrace the issues of poverty and homelessness and keep informed on current trends and changes.

  • Maintain working knowledge of all agency resources for guests and clients.

  • Maintain knowledge of all agency programs, forms, and updates.

  • Enforce the rules, policies, and guest agreement of the emergency shelter program.

  • Maintain a safe environment for guests, employees, interns and volunteers at the

  • MCREST shelter and host congregation.

  • Represent MCREST in a positive, professional manner with the congregations, employees, volunteers, interns and in the community.

  • Other duties as may be delegated by Executive Director/Shelter Manager.

Benefits:

  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Evening shift

  • Holidays

  • Night shift

  • Weekend availability

Required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and wear a mask when interacting with shelter guests. Working conditions are normal for an office environment. Dress code is business casual, neat, and tidy.

Front Desk Specialist

Position: Front Desk Specialist

Status: Part Time

Supervisor: Shelter Manager

Pay: From $15 an hour

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or equivalent (GED), Associate Degree preferred

  • Exceptional computer skills (Microsoft Office)

  • Must possess a valid driver’s licenses and car insurance

  • Exceptional organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that includes nights and weekends

  • Be able to work independently

Job Summary:

This person is responsible for coordinating and preparing meals for a maximum of 100 people/day at the MCREST women's and children's emergency homeless shelter. Also responsible for the supervision of scheduled volunteers and/or hosting churches in the MCREST kitchen.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate directly with the MCREST Volunteer and Membership Liaison to ensure kitchen/food prep functions smoothly.

  • Work with Volunteer and Membership Liaison to ensure kitchen is properly stocked with supplies and food through community donations and agency funds as necessary.

  • Assist Volunteer and Membership Liaison with kitchen tasks related to open weeks.

  • Supervise and assist kitchen volunteers with food prep.

  • Organize/store donated food and kitchen supplies for open weeks.

  • Communicate meal plans with MCREST staff through email communication.

  • Maintain a monthly meal calendar.

Benefits:

  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Holidays

  • Weekend availability

Required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and wear a mask when interacting with shelter guests.

Kitchen Staff

Position: Kitchen Staff

Status: Non-Exempt Part Time

Supervisor: Shelter Manager

Pay: From $15 an hour

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or equivalent (GED), Associates Degree in culinary arts or similar field preferred

  • Experience in catering (preferred)

  • Serve Safe certification/CPR and First Aid certification (preferred)

  • Basic computer skills

  • Must possess a valid driver’s licenses and car insurance

  • Exceptional organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends

  • Be able to work independently

Job Summary:

This person is responsible for coordinating and preparing meals for a maximum of 100 people/day at the MCREST women's and children's emergency homeless shelter. Also responsible for the supervision of scheduled volunteers and/or hosting churches in the MCREST kitchen.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate directly with the MCREST Volunteer and Membership Liaison to ensure kitchen/food prep functions smoothly.

  • Work with Volunteer and Membership Liaison to ensure kitchen is properly stocked with supplies and food through community donations and agency funds as necessary.

  • Assist Volunteer and Membership Liaison with kitchen tasks related to open weeks.

  • Supervise and assist kitchen volunteers with food prep.

  • Organize/store donated food and kitchen supplies for open weeks.

  • Communicate meal plans with MCREST staff through email communication.

  • Maintain a monthly meal calendar.

Miscellaneous:

  • Assist with front desk duties.

  •  Enforce the rules, policies, and guest agreement of the shelter program.

  • Represent MCREST in a positive, professional manner with the congregations, employees, volunteers, interns and in the community.

  • Other duties as may be assigned by Shelter Manager/Executive Director.

Benefits:

  • Paid sick time

  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Day shift

  • Evening shift

  • Holidays

  • Weekend availability

Required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and wear a mask when interacting with shelter guests.