Position: Shelter Operations Manager
Location: Overland Park, KS
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
This is a full-time, non-exempt position. Applicant must demonstrate knowledge of domestic violence and women’s issues, and have ability to communicate well, possess crisis intervention skills and have experience in conflict resolution. This person must also be able to work independently, without much supervision, be flexible, have excellent judgment in crisis situations and be comfortable with data entry. Supervisory experience preferred. This is a physically active position that requires an extended amount of time on feet, the ability to navigate stairs and lift 40 pounds.
A bachelor’s degree in social work or similar discipline is required. The person in this position must be empathetic, have good communication skills and understand the concept of boundaries with clients. Must be able to work under substantial stress and handle frequent crisis situations. Must not have any unresolved emotional issues regarding her/his own past experience with abuse of any kind.
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