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Apartments for Rent

1BR/1BA for a FEMALE Community Partner (12 hr/wk)

Location: Denver (Capitol Hill)
Move-in Date: Available now
Rent Range: FREE rent, utilities, internet, laundry & some meals PLUS $400/month salary
Description:

A unique ministry and service experience to complement your other school and/or work activities!

As a community partner, you will engage residents and the community in meaningful ways to foster a culture of family, belonging, and growth at our Joy House apartment community that serves 11 families (women & children) transitioning from domestic violence, addiction, and other unstable situations.  In addition to being a positive presence, you will be supporting a program that includes weekly community meals, individual mentoring, spiritual support, resource navigation, and community activities. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Intangibles:  Be a positive role model to residents, support community rules and values, bring  a warm and engaging presence to the community
  • Assist with community engagement activities by helping with and attending house meals (1-2/week) and other community events 
  • Work two on-duty evening shifts per week and one weekend shift per month.  On-duty shifts serve to build community, check out resident medication, conduct drug/alcohol screenings, and report resident issues and emergencies to staff.
  • Assist the staff team with property needs such as cleaning, yard work, and apartment turnovers
  • Engage in the greater Providence Network community by attending some of our meetings, trainings, special events, and maintaining good connections with volunteers and donors 

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • Sense of calling to urban ministry and a mature, personal Christian faith
  • Comfortable signing Providence Network’s Statement of Faith
  • Compassionate and able to engage different personalities 
  • Flexible and adaptable to change 
  • Prior work or experience in a similar field is a plus
  • Pass a criminal background check
To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to Program Director, Dana Jones, at danajones@providencenetwork.org