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Empower Tehama

Fulltime Housing Assistant (2pm – 10pm, M-F)
$15.00 – $18.00

Do you want to help make a difference in our community?

This position might be for you!

Empower Tehama is a nonprofit organization in rural Northern California. Our mission is to
promote healthy relationships and social change in our communities. We offer many
services for individuals and families affected by domestic violence including crisis
intervention, support advocacy, legal services, housing assistance and counseling.

About the Job: This position is part of a team that provides wide-ranging housing services including ensuring housing facilities are clean, organized, and in good working order; cleaning, sanitizing and preparing rooms for new clients; providing advocacy support, accompaniment and/or transportation for housing participants; mentoring and supporting clients in developing everyday life skills; facilitating and attending housing meetings; processing donations, supplies, and food; and providing accurate and timely documentation of services provided for clients; other duties as assigned.

Must be proficient in Outlook and have working knowledge of WORD and Excel; Must be well organized, good decision-making, attention to detail. Must be able to work with a broad range of people and maintain an environment that is conducive to serving high-risk populations and people in crisis. Strong active listening skills, good decision making, a nonjudgmental and accepting attitude. Requires completion of a 40-hour domestic violence certification training (post-hiring requirement).

We invite you to use your strengths and experience to improve access, service delivery and
outcomes for survivors and their children. If you want to make a real difference – for your
voice to be heard – this may be a good opportunity for you.

This position is fulltime (40+ hours per week). Staff may be required to work weekends and/or after hours. Upward mobility is available from this position.


Vacation (2 weeks); Sick (2 weeks); Holidays (13) for a total of 6.6 weeks paid time off
Insurance: Medical (80%); Dental and Vision (50%); Life insurance (100%)
Retirement Plan: 100% match up to 3% of salary

To apply, email your cover letter, resume and application (available on our website, to

Empower Tehama is a California At-Will Employer and an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None