This position is designed for current or former Station 7/New Roads clients to gain work experience. As the Night Assistant you will be responsible for supporting the overnight service coordinator in maintaining the proper functioning of the shift that includes: supervision of shelter youth and for various data entry, collection, and reporting functions for Station 7 services. In addition, they provide crisis intervention, cleaning and other duties as assigned, as needed.
The Station 7 program is an emergency shelter for runaway or homeless youth in our community, ages 11-17. The program focuses on providing temporary crisis care for youth while helping them with life skills, goal-setting, and creating a stable plan to move forward towards a better future. Station 7 operates Project Safe Place which offers youth safe locations to go when they feel afraid or have run away from home. Station 7 operates a 24-hour crisis hotline for youth community members.
Qualified candidates have lived experience as an at-risk, homeless, or runaway youth. The ideal candidate is a current or former Station 7/New Roads client. People who thrive in this program have a passion for helping others, the ability to relate with clients while upholding strong professional boundaries, and maintaining program rules.
Our workforce and clientele represent a diverse set of people from all walks of life. As such, we are committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion in the agency. All staff must embody and represent these, and other, Looking Glass agency values.