Shift Supervisor - Residential 3pm -11p
at Arrow Child & Family Ministries

Date Posted: 5/18/2019

Job Description


Shift Supervisor - Evening Shift


The Arrow Diagnostic Center is the primary entrance into foster care and our series of programs that together help adolescents develop hope, find their purpose in life, and acquire life skills for future independent adult living. This is a short-term (90-day) residential program with a structured, home-like environment where males and females between the ages of 12 through 18 receive therapy, treatment planning, psychiatric and psychological services, and accredited academic instruction. The resulting comprehensive, multidisciplinary assessment will assist with future placement in foster care, treatment and education planning.

As Shift Supervisor for our 90-day, residential diagnostic program, you'll lead your team in maintaining an orderly and therapeutic environment for males and females, 12-18 years old who have been removed from abuse or neglect. Not only will you supervise and coordinate staff, you'll also combine your observation and communication skills as you maintain regular contact with residents, monitoring their psychological, emotional, and physical well-being. Your input will be invaluable as you consult with other treatment team members on treatment planning and future placement needs. Your passion and commitment to helping kids succeed will be the key to impacting the lives of the kids in your care. Evening shift, 3pm - 11pm, Tuesday - Saturday

Job Description is attached for further review job responsibilities


Education, Licensure and/or Experience

High School diploma or GED and at least three (3) years experience working with children and families preferably in the child welfare industry or a combination of Bachelor's Degree and less than three (3) years relevant experience.

Language Skills

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with superiors, colleagues, and individuals inside and outside the ministry.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to apply basic mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical solutions. .

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one or two-step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with occasional variables.

Other Requirements

  • Must be flexible and able to assist with coverage in short staffing situations
  • Must be able to become CMT Certified. (This is State Certification, Maryland is not approving applicants if they owe the State)
  • Must be able to work in a fast pace environment and manage acute crisis behaviors
  • Valid driver's license
  • Proof of current Auto Registration, Inspection and Insurance
  • Driving Record (three years) from the state in which the driver's license is valid
  • Must submit to and pass a pre-employment drug test.
  • Must submit to and pass random drug tests during employment.
  • Must successfully pass all background screens as required by the state.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to be physically fit as indicated by the requirements below. The employee is also regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may have occasional contact with cleaning solvents, aromatics and nuisance dusts. Some locations may require PCM (Professional Crisis Management) Training.

Other physical requirements specific to this job: Required to stand up to 5 hours a day Occasionally required to lift/carry up to 50 lbs. Occasionally required to push/pull up to 50 lbs. Occasionally required to bend, stoop, crouch or required to stand from a kneeling position, with both knees down, 5 times in one minute

Key: Constantly: (67-100%) 6-8 hours Frequently: (34-66%) 4-6 hours Occasionally: (0-33%) 1-3 hours

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Baltimore, MD
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 5/18/2019

About Us

Arrow Child & Family Ministries is a Christian provider of child welfare and education services for abused and neglected children and families in crisis. Through the engagement of both government and the local church, Arrow provides an array of services including foster care, adoption, residential care and treatment, child sex trafficking rehabilitation, and specialized education. All programs and services advance the well-being of children, families and communities while promoting responsibility and a commitment to strengthen family life.

Arrow Child & Family Ministries seeks a workforce of talented and committed professionals who wish to combine their passion to serve with our mission of helping kids and strengthening families. If you have a heart for service and want to be part of a growing organization dedicated to helping kids and strengthening families, consider joining the Arrow family. We’ll help you fulfill your goals while you help us fulfill our mission.

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