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Family Support Worker (Overnight: Thursday - Monday)

Open Door Mission Omaha, NE

Job Description

Do you have a desire to use your human services skills in a Christ-centered environment? Join us at Open Door Mission's Lydia House, working with our women and families!

The Lydia House, at ODM's Omaha campus, provides emergency services for women and families, including basic needs such as food, shelter, and clothing, as well as life-changing programs addressing root causes of homelessness and poverty (abuse, addiction, etc.). Visit for more information about our ministries!

As an Overnight Family Support Worker at the Lydia House, you would regularly perform the following tasks, among others:

  • Supervise the Lydia House during the night hours.
  • Handle crises/problems with women, children, and families as they arise, maintaining accurate documentation.
  • Perform intakes for new guests as they arrive.
  • Provide medication access at appropriate times.
  • During the quiet night hours, perform tasks such as moving out guests who have left, etc.

The ideal person for this role would have the following characteristics:

  • Self-motivated. Able to work well with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to relate well with people in crisis and those of diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to think quickly and make good judgment calls.
  • Christ-centered behavior toward others - treating all with dignity, respect, compassion, and integrity at all times.

Essential Job Skills & Requirements

  • A solid, visible relationship with Jesus Christ. Ability to share the gospel as opportunities arise.
  • Associate's degree in Human Services or a related degree (or equivalent experience).
  • Consistent attendance at and involvement with a local Bible-believing church.
  • Basic knowledge of the characteristics and needs of homelessness.
  • Good working knowledge of the Bible.
  • An acceptable driving record

All applicants must be willing to abstain from nicotine and alcohol while in the employ of Open Door Mission.

Job Details

Date Posted April 30, 2020
Date Closes May 30, 2020
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Lydia House
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $13.00 - $15.85
Shift Custom
Mon: 11 pm to 7:30 am
Thu: 11 pm to 7:30 am
Fri: 11 pm to 7:30 am
Sat: 11 pm to 7:30 am
Sun: 11 pm to 7:30 am
Hours 40 hours per week
Start Date 2020-05-18
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 68110
Name Human Resources
Address 2828 North 23rd Street East
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68110
Phone (402) 422-1111
FAX 402-422-0737

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Casual Dress
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Wellness Program
  • Workout Facilities
At a Glance
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  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
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