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The Road Home relies on a diverse staff to provide excellent care and service to the hundreds of people we help each day.

The Road Home has a complete benefits package: medical, dental, and vision insurance, 100% employer-paid life, short-term and long-term disability insurance, paid sick and vacation time, an Employee Assistance Plan, and a 403(b) retirement plan with employer contributions and matching. 

Employment opportunities with The Road Home vary based on availability and season. We are an equal opportunity employer with a diverse, multicultural staff. To apply for any of the positions below please email your resume or employment application to resumes@theroadhome.org and include the job title in the subject line.

Please note that all positions require a pre-employment criminal background check, drug screening, and reasoning test.


Seasonal Client Advocate

Job Description:

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing homelessness. Seasonal Client Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.

The Seasonal Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!

Work full-time, work part-time. We're flexible! 

Two Shifts are available:

  • Graveyard Shift 11:00 pm to 7:30 am

  • Swing Shift  6:30 pm to 11:30 pm

Choose how many shifts per week fit your schedule. 

Position runs October 1, 2017 to April 1, 2018.

For more information about this position, please click here.


Family Housing Placement Case Manager

Job Summary:

The Road Home is seeking a highly motivated individual who is committed, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and who wants to make a difference in the lives of others. We, at The Road Home, believe that the people we serve deserve our best every day. The Family Housing Placement Case Manager has the opportunity to work on a pilot project aimed at creating housing outflow from shelter and motels, seeing families through the housing placement process and on into a safe and warm home. This position will develop a new model for service provided to families experiencing homelessness. The pilot project is funded through June 2018 currently.
 
For more information about this position, please click here.

Resident Advocate, Palmer Court

Job Summary:

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing or have experienced homelessness. Resident Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest supportive housing development for formerly homeless individuals.
The Advocate will work at the front desk of a 201-unit apartment building and perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations.  This team member will work in a beautifully renovated hotel featuring studio, one-bedroom and two- bedroom apartments for chronically homeless single men, women and families. Working here is an opportunity to build and change lives!
 

For more information about this position, please click here.


Client Advocate, Day Shift

Job Summary:

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing homelessness. Client Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.
 
The Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations.  This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day.  Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!
 

For more information about this position, please click here.


Family Support VISTA

Job Summary:

The primary objective of the Family Support VISTA team member position will be to support the programming efforts of The Road Home’s Midvale Family Center. The VISTA team member will explore possible community partnerships and facilitate resource growth within the Midvale Family Center. The VISTA member will support the Midvale Center’s case management team with trainings on available resources throughout the community and will help develop pathways for case managers to link clients with needed resources.

For more information about this position, please click here.


Custodian - Rio Grande or Midvale locations

Job Description:

Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing in the community. As a leader in the field of homeless and housing services, The Road Home is a strong, vibrant organization continuously seeking to grow and deepen our impact by further developing our programs to end homelessness. Our goal is to approach to every client from a Trauma Informed Care perspective, and our objective is follow the Housing First model as we use our knowledge of resources and relationships with community partners to move our clients into housing.

Be part of the team and serve as facility custodian for either the Rio Grande or Midvale shelter. Share responsibility for custodial care, light maintenance and general upkeep of Agency shelter facilities. Performs and assists with all custodial responsibilities such as proper floor care, sanitation, general cleaning, outside clean-up and accountability of tools and equipment.

Multiple openings at both the downtown Rio Grande shelter and the Midvale Family Center. 

For more information about this position, please click here.


Lead Custodian

Job Description:

Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing in the community. As a leader in the field of homeless and housing services, The Road Home is a strong, vibrant organization continuously seeking to grow and deepen our impact by further developing our programs to end homelessness. Our goal is to approach to every client from a Trauma Informed Care perspective, and our objective is follow the Housing First model as we use our knowledge of resources and relationships with community partners to move our clients into housing.

Be part of the team and serve as facility custodian for both the Rio Grande or Midvale shelter. Share responsibility for custodial care, light maintenance and general upkeep of Agency shelter facilities. The Lead Custodian will be responsible to assist the operations supervisor with managing custodial staff and providing adequate coverage for all shifts at both facilities, and will be required to travel between the Rio Grande shelter and the Midvale Family Center.

For more information about this position, please click here.


Housing Case Manager

Job Description:

The Case Manager will work as part of our Housing team to provide direct case management services to individuals and families who have moved out of homelessness and are living in housing in the community.  This passionate self starter will work for the state’s largest nonprofit housing provider and the state’s largest homeless shelter where assistance is given to individuals and families experiencing homelessness.  Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing in the community. 

For more information about this position, please click here.


Housing Case Manager, Spanish Speaking

Job Description:

The Spanish Speaking Case Manager will work as part of our Housing team to provide direct case management services to individuals and families who have moved out of homelessness and are living in housing in the community.  This passionate self starter will work for the state's largest nonprofit housing provider and the state's largest homeless shelter where assistance is given to individuals and families experiencing homelessness. Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing int he community. 

For more information about this position, please click here.


Americorps MVP Services Team Support

Job Description:

The Midvale Family Center is seeking an energetic and dedicated AmeriCorps MVP member to serve Full-Time at The Road Home, working with families who live in shelter. The AmeriCorps MVP member will assist case managers in working with individuals experiencing homelessness, get into safe, decent affordable housing. They will also help clients to increase their employable skills, work toward securing employment and to help them to access mainstream services.

This is a Full Time position of 40 hours a week, 8 hour days (Monday through Friday) with some weekend flexibility. The daily schedule will vary between 7am -3pm, 9am – 5pm and 11am – 7pm.

For more information about this position, or to apply, click here.

Committed applicants please email your resume in a word document or PDF file with the Subject: TRH FT Services Placement (MH) to crdAmeriCorps@slco.org.


Director of Development

Job Description:

Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing in the community. As a leader in the field of homeless and housing services, The Road Home is a strong, vibrant organization continuously seeking to grow and deepen our impact by further developing our programs to end homelessness. Our goal is to approach to every client from a Trauma Informed Care perspective, and our objective is follow the Housing First model as we use our knowledge of resources and relationships with community partners to move our clients into housing.

The Development team plays a vital role in funding these programs. In conjunction with the Executive Director and Board of Trustees, the Director of Development will be responsible for oversight of all fundraising, community relations and volunteer functions of the agency. 

We seek team members that are highly motivated, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and committed to make a difference in the lives of others!

For more information about this position, please click here.


Family Advocate

Job Description:

Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving families that are experiencing homelessness. Family Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.  The Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to 300 individuals in the Midvale Family Shelter nightly. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!

Part-time and full-time positions available, Grave Shift.  

For more information about this position, please click here.


If you do not have a resume, you may complete and submit this Employment Application. For information about current opportunities, please contact resumes@theroadhome.org.