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House Manager

JOB SUMMARY

Live in residential staff to provide house management and support for residents at the Milestone Homes.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Two (2) years of closely related experience performing similar functions in a youth or group home environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • The On-Site House Manager plays a critical role of modeling adult behavior and positive language in a shared living space.
  • Acts as a leader and advisor for the young adult residents and as a liaison among stakeholders:
  • Orients participants to program expectations.
  • Participates with residents in recreational and educational activities and provides general information as necessary.
  • Spends time studying, watching TV, or reading in the common areas and is available to talk to residents as needed.
  • Understands emergency plans and ensures resident safety and intervenes in situations that threaten the residents or the house
  • Monitors participants; supervises biweekly chores; and deescalates disputes including stabilizing situations and possesses a knowledge of who to contact for further conflict resolution.
  • Coordinates and facilitates weekly house dinners and life skills activities.
  • Reminds residents of the Respect Code, project expectations, and house policies and reports any problems to the appropriate party for resolution.
  • Attends orientation training and on -going training as required.
  • Provides ongoing structured, stable, and interactive environment for young adults.
  • Assists with daily living and hygiene needs.
  • Addresses participant's daily physical and emotional needs.
  • Complete case recording documentation and all pertinent information in participants records as per agency policy and submits reports in a timely manner.
  • Maintains professional demeanor, complies with agency policies and procedures, maintains Pledge of Confidentiality, and adheres to Providers Code of Conduct.
  • Checks participant's belongings for weapons or contraband and confiscates unsafe or illegal materials.
  • Provides a safe, clean, and fair environment by engaging and monitoring participants to promote cooperation, safety, and compliance. Attends to potentially dangerous situations including facility and equipment damage.
  • Provides transportation to participants to various locations in the community to assist in their service and treatment needs and return home arrangements
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
 
This position will live and work on-site at the Milestone House while employed in the position.
 
Live-in Residential staff providing house management and support for ten (10) 18-21-year-old young adults experiencing homelessness who reside at the Milestone Homes.  This position is flexible and includes housing (rent & utilities), in addition to salary and benefits.
 
Medium strength rating.  Must be able to life 20 to 50 pounds occasionally.
 
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Last Updated: 9/19/22