Employment Opportunities

Shelter Staff

Energetic individuals with flexibility, common sense and good boundaries to support shelter guests in shared living environments and accomplishment of tasks to get back on their feet. We are looking for someone to work 4 shifts (32 hours) per week (two 2nd shifts, and two 3rd shifts). In addition, we are seeking per diem staff to fulfill all shifts in 24/7 staffed facility. Must be able to work 3rd shift and weekends.  Associate’s degree in psychology, human services, or related field and some experience with groups preferred; awareness of or experience with poverty is vital. Excellent compensation.  Send cover letter and resume to Tory Emery with subject line “shelter staff.”

AmeriCorps Position

Available for 2017-2018 year at the Upper Valley Haven. Join the dynamic Children’s Services Team; assist in the facilitation of the afterschool and summer programs; facilitate financial literacy, mindfulness, and other educational/wellness programming. Qualified candidates will have experience working with youth and families, and possess strong knowledge of child development. For questions about the position please email Tory Emery.

For more information and to apply, please visit the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board AmeriCorps website.

Community Service Coordinator

Seeking candidate to provide and coordinate outreach and support to individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness.  We seek a candidate who is empathic and a creative problem-solver and who will thrive in a dynamic work environment. This position offers creative opportunities to work with local partners to aid community members in crisis. Flexible, energetic, creative team player will help families obtain and sustain permanent housing. Qualified candidates will experience working with families experiencing poverty and homelessness, MSW is preferred. Full time position; some evening work may be necessary. UVH offers competitive salary plus health and other benefits. Please email cover letter and resume to Becky Hadley with the subject line “social worker.”

Alternative Housing Service Coordinator:

Seeking candidate to provide support and outreach to families and individuals in our extended shelter program.  The position requires working with multiple outside agencies to coordinate services and help families who have high barriers to housing attain permanent housing.  This position will also be responsible for the implementation, training and consultation around Coordinated Entry for people experiencing homelessness in our area.  Candidates must be creative problem-solvers, work well in a team environment, and have skills for optimal collaboration with external agencies.  Must have experience in human services, and working with people living in poverty; MSW is preferred.  Full time position; some evening work is necessary. UVH offers competitive salary plus health and other benefits. Please email cover letter and resume to Becky Hadley with the subject line “alternative social worker.”

Please visit our Volunteer Opportunities page to see other ways to get involved at the Haven.