Boundary Emergency and Transition
"No one deserves to be left in the cold,
7212 Riverside Drive
Extreme Weather Shelter
Guest intake until Midnight
VOLUNTEER AT BETHS
To volunteer call Tracy 250-442-3092
Department: - Severe Weather Shelter
Position: “Volunteer” Shelter Staff Worker”
Summary: The primary purpose of the position is to commit for two 12 hour shifts per month ( 8 pm - 8 am )
Successful applicants will have the ability to work with all guests, including those with possible drug and alcohol addictions and mental health issues. Skillful and tactful direction is necessary for staff to maintain guest dignity and confidentiality. This will ensure the well being and safety of guests and shelter staff.
Hours: 8 PM - 8 AM The shift will be cancelled if no guests arrive in the shelter by midnight.
Expectation to attend all training sessions and scheduled monthly meetings.
Responsibilities: Maintaining an excellent relationship with all shelter staff workers, and guests, as laid out within the BETHS Operations Manual and Code of Conduct.
Maintain and excellent relationship with other agencies sharing the shelter facilities. ie: Whispers of Hope - Boundary Habitat for Humanity.
Filling out and keeping accurate records of registered guests.
Making regular rounds inside/outside of the facility to insure our guests have been cared for and that the health and safety of everyone is monitored and addressed.
Desirable Minimum Qualifications: