Position title
Weekend Program Monitor - De Montfort

The Weekend Program Monitor is responsible for monitoring the activities of residents of the De Montfort Residential Housing during weekend program hours. The role responds to emergencies and engages in crisis intervention, completes appropriate documentation and works with staff to facilitate treatment and identify resident issues. The Weekend Program Monitor may also accompany and supervise residents during mealtime. Administrative tasks include maintaining the daily log book and monitoring curfew and signiin. Other clerical duties may be assigned.

  • Maintain good attendance record, including timely notification if unable to work shift
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision
  • Managing the program environment after regular program hours
  • Crisis intervention and de-escalation
  • Ability to recognize relapse behavior
  • Documentation, i.e. incident reports and log book entries
  • Good communication skills and the ability to interact productively with residents and staff
  • Urinalysis
  • Quality assurance
  • Ability to drive clients to appointments as needed, and/or provide pick up delivery service as needed
  • Clerical duties, i.e. photo copying and assembling charts, etc.
  • Perform comparable related duties as required by management
  • Associate’s degree, high school diploma or GED considered with experience
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience working with “hard to serve”, substance abuse and mental health clients, with at least one (1) year in a human service agency
  • Translatable military experience and skills may be alternatively substituted
  • Knowledge of crisis intervention techniques
  • Ability to engage clients
  • Crisis intervention de-escalation and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to recognize relapse behavior
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Listening skills
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Must have a clean driving record
  • Must be able to perform essential functions of this position within what would be considered reasonable accommodation
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with a variety of personalities and be comfortable working with an at-risk client population, including embracing the agency’s Cultural Humility Initiative
Date posted
October 4, 2018
Valid through
December 31, 2019

This position is closed and no longer accepting applications.

Employment Type
Part-time, non-exempt
Working Hours
Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Job Location
San Francisco

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Position: Weekend Program Monitor - De Montfort

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