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ESTHERS PLACE OF GRACE

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  • Able to provide support to new mothers, in the house, as they care for their newborn babies.
  • Maintain a comfortable and clean house, with the assistance of the residents.
  • Set up and maintain chore schedules geared to running an efficient home.
  • Assist and educate clients in purchasing, preparing, and cleaning up after their own meals.
  • Teach women good habits for personal hygiene and home maintenance.
  • Manage household budget; ensure proper food supply and management of funds.
  • Provide opportunities for physical exercise and recreation to residents.
  • Help monitor leisure time activities, including monitoring of TV, music, phone calls, and visitation.
  • Set a positive example to the resident with the ability to foster, guide and direct a pleasant, family atmosphere.
  • Be attentive to each young woman’s emotional needs; work to help them enter into the activities of the home and improve their self-image.
  • Enforce family guidelines and discipline in a loving manner.
  • Ensure any local, state or federal safety regulations are met and maintained.
  • Attend weekly and monthly staff/volunteer meetings/training.
  • Build and maintain relationships with referring agencies in Licking County and surrounding areas.
  • Attend seminars, training and in-service workshops as required.
  • Provide weekly and monthly progress reports on clients residing in EPOG.
  • Work with non-residential clients as needed on special projects, classes, outings, etc.
  • Assess and update job requirements/needs.
  • Assist clients in working their personal self-care, relapse prevention, and action plans.
  • All volunteers & staff will affirm agreement with Esther’s Place of Grace Statement of Faith.

2 Shifts

  • 07:00 AM to 07:00 PM
    long term volunteer house coverage mentoring single, pregnant moms; shift can be divided into 6 hour increments
  • 07:00 PM to 07:00 AM
    Overnight, long term volunteer house coverage mentoring single, pregnant moms. Shift can be split
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About ESTHERS PLACE OF GRACE

Location:

357 Buckingham St, Newark, OH 43055, US

Mission Statement

To provide a safe, supportive, Christ-centered residential program for pregnant, unsupported women to focus on building stable, self-sustaining lives.

Description

Esther’s Place of Grace is a faith-based, 501c3, nonprofit organization that is dedicated to providing safe, supportive housing for single, pregnant women in unplanned pregnancies. We seek to minister to the whole woman’s physical, emotional & spiritual needs within a family setting. It is the ministry’s intent to empower each mother and to help her focus on a set of goals while she is in the program. This environment allows them to work on life skills that will lead toward building a stable home for their family. By teaching a model of responsibility regarding positive life choices, we resolve to break harmful generational cycles of poverty, abuse and addiction and promote godly living.

Community
Crisis Support
Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

357 Buckingham StreetNewark, OH 43055

SKILLS

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Administrative Support
  • Housekeeping
  • Mentoring

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Ideally, we are filling 6-12 hour volunteer timeframes for 5 days/week. Days can be 6 or 12 hours. Nights can alternate.
  • These positions can turn into part time paid.

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