Joy House Employment Opportunities

HOSPITALITY TEAM MEMBER – (FULL-TIME/PART-TIME)

The Joy House division for women and children is looking for mature Christian women, with good people skills and a strong heart’s desire to work with the homeless, to fill a part time 1st shift position, a part time 2nd shift position and full and part time 3rd shift positions. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Housekeeping tasks, including but not limited to preparing snacks and lunches, laundry, vacuuming, mopping, emptying garbage, transporting guest belongings, etc.
  • Help to provide assistance and oversight to guest mothers and their children during meal time transport, daily activities and regularly scheduled meetings
  • Helping with the basic care needs of our guests
  • Helping guests understand and follow all house rules
  • Ensure area is safe and secure
  • Assist with clerical tasks, such as completing daily statistical forms and filing

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Mature Christian woman
  • High School Diploma
  • Ability to lift, push, pull and carry a minimum weight of 50 lbs.
  • Ability and willingness to follow instructions, good interpersonal skills, conscientious, flexible, team player
  • Be in agreement with and subscribe to the MRM Statement of Faith and the MRM Ministry Values
  • Be a committed follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, which is evident in personal testimony and Christian conduct
  • Have a genuine concern for the salvation and spiritual welfare of Milwaukee Rescue Mission guests
  • Pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

 

CASE WORKER – (FULL-TIME)

The Joy House division for women and children is looking for mature Christian women, with a heart's desire to work with the homeless, to fill full time 2nd shift positions. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide one-to-one advocacy and case management to guests and their children
  • Assist with locating housing, employment and other resources necessary to gain self-sufficiency
  • Assess physical, spiritual and emotional needs of guests and assist with goal setting and direction in how to realize those goals
  • Provide spiritual mentoring
  • Work with co-workers as a team to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all guests and maintain order throughout the shift

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Mature Christian Woman with a servant’s heart
  • Undergraduate degree preferred in applicable field (social work, theology, education)
  • 3-5 years’ case management experience, preferably in a related field
  • Excellent organization, interpersonal communication and mentoring skills
  • Comfortable using computers and typical office and database software
  • Ability and willingness to follow instructions, to be flexible and a team player
  • Ability to assist with resident quarantines and clean ups
  • Ability and willingness to share the Gospel
  • Be in agreement with and subscribe to the MRM statement of Faith and the MRM Ministry Values
  • Be a committed follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, which is evident in personal testimony and Christian conduct
  • Have a genuine concern for the salvation and spiritual welfare of Milwaukee Rescue Mission guests
  • Pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

 

To obtain a job application, please contact Lynda Santiago at lynda.santiago@milmission.org. For more information regarding these positions, please contact Aurelia Brown at (414)935-0213.