About the job
Mercy Multiplied is a nonprofit Christian organization with residential and outreach programs designed to empower people of all ages to live in freedom from life-controlling behaviors and situations, including eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. Our residential program is for young women ages 13-32 and our goal is to help residents permanently stop destructive cycles, discover purpose for their lives, and become productive and thriving individuals. Our outreach programs and resources are based on the same biblically based principles used by Mercy homes.
The staff at Mercy Multiplied is a team of talented, fun, and hardworking people across four U.S. locations who work together to serve one mission: to provide opportunities and resources for all to experience God’s unconditional love, forgiveness, and life-transforming power.
We are looking for skilled, enthusiastic, service-minded people for our team. In addition to being a part of a mission that is greater than themselves, staff enjoy the following:
Opportunities to exercise their faith working alongside a supportive team of believers
Sessions led by dynamic Bible teachers and Christian speakers and authors brought in from all over the world
Jeans every day and a casual dress code on Fridays
A generous period of paid time off during the Christmas holiday
Great work environment and office spaces
We have an immediate opening for a Weekend Residential Assistant at our home located in St. Louis, Missouri.
Note: Mercy Multiplied is not affiliated with Mercy hospital. Please be sure to review the entire job description before applying. We are not a medical care facility and this position is not a CNA role.
33 Hours/Week (full-time)
Week 1*: Friday 4:00 pm - Saturday 5:00 pm; Sunday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am (overnight shift into Monday, as shown in Week 2)
Week 2*: Monday 12:00 am - 8:30 am; Saturday 4:30 pm - Sunday 5:00 pm
*Staff is compensated for sleep time.
To be successful in this role, one must have the following:
College degree preferred but not required. Must have a high school diploma or pass a general educational development test (GED
Good communication skills
Works well under pressure
Ability to multi-task
Ability to set good boundaries
Must have CDL
Must be able to speak, read, write, and comprehend English. Bilingual (Spanish) is preferred
Must have a thorough understanding of, and dedication to, the vision of Mercy Multiplied, along with demonstrated Christian work ethics
Summary of Responsibilities:
Supervise Friday, Saturday and Sunday work details including meals and clean up. This also includes snack time.
Answer phone calls and take messages
Coordinate residents’ personal phone calls
Sort mail and distribute to residents
Disperse medication to the residents as needed
Transport the residents to church and special events on the weekend
Check residents out for the weekend visits, if needed
Monitor the residents’ appearance, conduct and conversations
Resolve any conflict between the residents if they can not resolve it themselves
On occasion take residents to the hospital and/or pick up prescriptions from the pharmacy
Check all interior and exterior doors at night and set the alarm after lights out
Check rooms after lights out to make sure the residents are obeying the rules
Check residents’ rooms to make sure all are up and beds are made before breakfast
Must be responsible for safe transportation of residents when needed
Other duties as deemed necessary
All positions at Mercy Multiplied require mature Christians with a dedicated work ethic. All full-time positions have great benefit offerings, including medical, dental, and vision insurance for staff and their immediate family. We also provide life insurance, disability insurance, paid time off, and a retirement savings plan.
Mercy Multiplied only hires and employs individuals who live a lifestyle conducive to Christian principles. Only qualified candidates need apply (no phone calls please).
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