Per Diem Shift Supervisor, Opportunity House

Per Diem

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive.  We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in:  Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth.  CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.

CAMBA’s Opportunity House (COH) is a 62 bed men’s general population shelter funded by New York City Department of Homeless Services located in downtown Brooklyn.  COH offers clients a supportive, structured therapeutic, safe, and drug-free facility.  Homeless men are provided with comprehensive services to stabilize their condition in order to successfully transition into to permanent and/or supported housing.

Position: Per Diem Shift Supervisor

Reports To: Assistant Program Manager

Location: 59-65 Prince Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11201

What the Per Diem Shift Supervisor Does:

  • Access client data using the SCIMS as needed.
  • Administer constructive discipline to direct reporting staff, as needed.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, direct reporting staff, peers, supervisors, and funders.
  • Conduct Quality Assurance and regulatory compliance.
  • Coordinate and facilitate groups and trainings.
  • Coordinate the day-to-day work of residence staff to ensure client success.
  • Coordinate/conduct nightly rounds to monitor the facility.
  • Conduct supplemental screening for curfew violators of 30 days or more.
  • Conduct referral screenings of new admission packages to identify clients that meet COH criteria.
  • Develop program content for ADL staff.
  • Encourage teamwork among direct reporting staff as well as among peers.
  • Investigate all complaints and/or incidents.
  • Lead and participate in administrative and staff meetings as requested.

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • HS Diploma or GED and 3 years applicable experience, or Associate’s degree (A.A.) and 2 years experience, or Bachelor’s degree (B.A., B.S.W.) and/or equivalent experience.

Other Requirements  

  • Must be responsive and available to work on-call shifts as needed.
  • First Aid/CPR certification preferred.
  • Certification in overdose prevention preferred.
  • F-80 Fire Safety Coordinator certification preferred.
  • CPI (Crisis Prevention) certified preferred.
  • Bi-lingual preferred.

Compensation: $23.94 hourly
Status: Per Diem

CAMBA is a City contractor that provides services where employees can be expected to physically interact with members of the public. All CAMBA staff are subject to the City’s October 21, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate, whether they have direct involvement with members of the public, or they support others who have direct involvement.

All new hires must provide proof of vaccination against the COVID-19 virus, unless they have been granted a reasonable accommodation for religious or medical reasons. If you are offered employment at CAMBA, this requirement must be met by your date of hire, unless a reasonable accommodation is received and approved by CAMBA.