Join Our Team

At Safe Harbor, we strive to create a culture of inclusivity and empowerment. Approaching our work with different ideas, perspectives, and backgrounds cultivates collective strength and creativity. This brings us closer to the communities we serve and embodies our fundamental vision that all people feel safe and valued. We invite you to view our current employment opportunities below. 

Join Our Team

Employment Opportunities

  • Anderson Client Support Specialist (full-time)

    *Candidates selected for an interview should expect a video interview in light of the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic.

    Team Members fulfilling the role of Client Support Specialist – Anderson are critical to the success of the Safe Harbor mission. This position requires a strong desire to serve and empower others. This is an excellent position for someone seeking a stimulating, collaborative and motivational work environment within social service fields, as well as, those interested in serving victims of domestic violence and their children.

    Safe Harbor provides an extensive training and shadowing program to best prepare Client Support Specialists for their responsibilities.

    Essential Duties:

    • Receive crisis intake calls and accept new pre-screened/pre-approved clients into shelter
    • Show enthusiasm as you support the mission and vision of Safe Harbor to peers, clients, and the community
    • Practice de-escalation and crisis management techniques
    • Provide emotional support and regulation strategies for clients
    • Display maturity, flexibility, and interpersonal skills that are necessary in a crisis-oriented environment
    • Ensures the daily needs (food, clothing, medical assistance, etc.) of all clients of the shelter are met
    • Completes inventories and various other paperwork, as assigned
    • And much more…. there’s never a boring day when you work at a Shelter
     

    Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Experience or higher learning pursuits in social service or related fields helpful
    • Passion for serving others
    • Demonstrated level-headed, calm, problem-solving skills and good judgement
    • Ability to pass contingent screening of criminal background check and drug test
     

    Hours: 40 hours per week; days vary; second shift including Saturdays

    Qualified and highly motivated candidates may apply by sending a resume and cover letter to employment@safeharborsc.org.

  • Oconee Client Support Specialist (Full-Time)

    Team Members fulfilling the role of Client Support Specialist – Oconee Shelter are critical to the success of the Safe Harbor mission. This position requires a strong desire to serve and empower others. This is an excellent position for someone seeking a stimulating, collaborative and motivational work environment within social service fields, as well as, those interested in serving victims of domestic violence and their children.

    Safe Harbor provides an extensive training and shadowing program to best prepare Client Support Specialists for their responsibilities.

     

    Essential Duties:

    • Receive Crisis Intake calls and accept new pre-screened/pre-approved clients into shelter
    • Show enthusiasm as you support the mission and vision of Safe Harbor to peers, clients, and the community
    • Practice de-escalation and crisis management techniques
    • Provide emotional support and regulation strategies for clients
    • Display maturity, flexibility, and interpersonal skills that are necessary in a crisis-oriented environment
    • Ensures the daily needs (food, clothing, medical assistance, etc.) of all clients of the shelter are met
    • Completes inventories and various other paperwork, as assigned
    • And much more…. there’s never a boring day when you work at a Shelter
     

    Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Experience or higher learning pursuits in social service or related fields helpful
    • Passion for serving others
    • Demonstrated level-headed, calm, problem-solving skills and good judgement
    • Ability to pass contingent screening of criminal background check and drug test
     

    Hours: 40 hours per week; days vary; second shift including Saturdays

    Qualified and highly motivated candidates may apply by sending a resume and cover letter to employment@safeharborsc.org.

  • Anderson Shelter Relief Staff (Part-Time)

    *Candidates selected for an interview should expect a video interview in light of the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic.

    Team Members fulfilling the role of Shelter Relief Staff are critical to the success of the Safe Harbor mission. This position requires a strong desire to serve and empower others. This is an excellent position for someone seeking entry-level experience within social service fields, as well as those interested in serving female victims of domestic violence and their children.

    Safe Harbor provides an extensive training and shadowing program to best prepare Shelter Relief Staff for their responsibilities.

    Essential Duties:

    • Serving as on-site operations staff for emergency domestic violence shelter, assuring the safety and security of the residents and shelter property
    • Assisting in maintaining a clean and welcoming community living environment
    • Directly interacting with victims of domestic violence and their children, providing and modeling basic crisis intervention, conflict resolution, emotional regulation and de-escalation skills
    • Completing intake procedures
    • Receiving and processing crisis telephone intake calls from victims
    • Maintaining daily documentation and reporting
     

    Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Experience or higher learning pursuits in social service or related fields helpful
    • Passion for serving others
    • Demonstrated level-headed, calm, problem-solving skills and good judgement
    • Ability to pass contingent screening of criminal background check and drug test
     

    Hours: 16–20 hours per week; overnight hours during weekdays; daytime OR overnight hours on some holidays/weekends

    Qualified and highly motivated candidates may apply by sending a resume and cover letter to employment@safeharborsc.org.

  • Oconee Shelter Relief Staff (Part-Time)

    *Candidates selected for an interview should expect a video interview in light of the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic.

    Team Members fulfilling the role of Shelter Relief Staff are critical to the success of the Safe Harbor mission. This position requires a strong desire to serve and empower others. This is an excellent position for someone seeking entry-level experience within social service fields, as well as those interested in serving female victims of domestic violence and their children.

    Safe Harbor provides an extensive training and shadowing program to best prepare Shelter Relief Staff for their responsibilities.

    Essential Duties:

    • Serving as on-site operations staff for emergency domestic violence shelter, assuring the safety and security of the residents and shelter property
    • Assisting in maintaining a clean and welcoming community living environment
    • Directly interacting with victims of domestic violence and their children, providing and modeling basic crisis intervention, conflict resolution, emotional regulation and de-escalation skills
    • Completing intake procedures
    • Receiving and processing crisis telephone intake calls from victims
    • Maintaining daily documentation and reporting
     

    Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Experience or higher learning pursuits in social service or related fields helpful
    • Passion for serving others
    • Demonstrated level-headed, calm, problem-solving skills and good judgement
    • Ability to pass contingent screening of criminal background check and drug test
     

    Hours: 16–20 hours per week; overnight hours during weekdays; daytime OR overnight hours on some holidays/weekends

    Qualified and highly motivated candidates may apply by sending a resume and cover letter to employment@safeharborsc.org.

Safe Harbor participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.

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