Lifepath Christian Ministries - Jobs

Employment Opportunities

LifePath Christian Ministries exists to help the homeless and at-risk community in York County and the surrounding area. We are a team of compassionate Christians called to love, honor, and serve the people who come to us for help.

If you think God is leading you to serve with us, please prayerfully consider our current employment opportunities. To apply, fill out the Employment Application and submit it, along with your resume, to kglatfelter@lifepathyork.org.

Guest Relations

LifePath Christian Ministries has one open Guest Relations position available in our Men’s Ministry and one in our Women’s and Family ministry. This is a 3rd shift position.

This position calls for a person that is living a Christ centered lifestyle and is capable of seeing this as a call to action versus a typical job. We serve the community with love and respect and this position requires a great deal of patience and persistence. We seek a mature Christian, committed to and passionate about sharing the life-changing gospel and building disciples of Jesus Christ with the broken, needy, homeless, addicted, and mentally ill.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Model servant leadership
  • Perform administrative tasks, maintain accurate records and manage relevant data timely and accurately
  • Conduct relevant assessments of Shelter guests
  • Establish effective relationships of trust with residents
  • Understand, articulate, and model a perspective that balances the Biblical concepts of grace and justice
  • Oversee shelter security, nighttime access and client check-ins
  • Administer testing as needed to address substance abuse issues
  • Tour the facility frequently to ensure security, safety, and cleanliness
  • Facilitate Emergency Intakes (if brought in by law enforcement) with accuracy
  • Supervise the administration of over-the-counter medication
  • Report any facility or maintenance issues promptly
  • Clean and maintain front lobby area of the facility
  • Attend team meetings as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Able and willing to model Christ-likeness in conduct and conversation
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize duties with limited supervision
  • Able to set healthy boundaries with guests
  • Able to maintain and promote a teamwork relationship with team members
  • Able to work with minimal on-site supervision
  • Able to manage a crisis effectively
  • Able to conduct conflict resolution and peacemaking between guests
  • Good discernment with regard to people and situations; exercise patience, wisdom, and accountability within an environment of grace.
  • Must be trustworthy, conscientious, and accountable
  • Willingness to be flexible with work schedule
  • Computer literate, proficient in Microsoft Office software, internet and email

Job Type: Part-time

Guest Relations II

This position in our men’s shelter calls for a person that is living a Christ centered lifestyle and is capable of seeing this as a call to action versus a typical job. We serve the community with love and respect and this position requires a great deal of patience and persistence. We seek a mature Christian, committed to and passionate about sharing the life-changing gospel and building disciples of Jesus Christ with the broken, needy, homeless, addicted, and mentally ill.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Model servant leadership
  • Perform administrative tasks, maintain accurate records and manage relevant data timely and accurately
  • Maintain complete and accurate notes in HMIS/Mission Tracker systems prior to the end of each shift. Close out files regularly.
  • Documents pertinent actions, conversations, and events on each guest’s record that facilitates progress toward goal attainment
  • Conduct relevant assessments of guests
  • Interface with the community as appropriate, receiving referrals, on-boarding new guests, and facilitating exiting guests
  • Coordinate the integration of social services through advocacy with external service organizations
  • Promote effective and efficient utilization of local housing, legal, mental health and other agencies to assist the guest to remove barriers to stabilization
  • Mobilize resources and connects with guest, as needed, to achieve outlined goals
  • Determine individual training needs and connect guests to appropriate training for employment and life skills
  • Identify suitable job training programs and promote guests, especially regarding resumes and online applications
  • Participate in relevant guest Accountability Team Meetings
  • Disciple, counsel, and provide Biblical accountability with guests
  • Collaborate with all aspects of the Residential program and the broader LPCM organization
  • Work in harmony with all team members and especially the Men’s Ministry team
  • Administer testing as needed to address substance abuse issues

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Tour the facility frequently to ensure security, safety, and cleanliness
  • Facilitate Emergency Intakes (if brought in by law enforcement) with accuracy
  • Supervise the administration of over-the-counter medication
  • Report any facility or maintenance issues promptly
  • Clean and maintain front lobby area of the facility
  • Attend team meetings as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Ability and interest in providing biblical counsel and guidance to guests
  • Able to coach, equip, and develop individuals
  • Must be trustworthy, conscientious, and accountable
  • Level-headed, purposeful in reactions, proactive problem solver. Gathers all information before making decisions and makes decisions accordingly that are sound and in alignment with LPCM mission and values.
  • Stewardship mindset with regard to time, talents, treasure, and resources
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, adept at building relationships with individuals and groups of people with a very wide diversity of demographic and cultural characteristics
  • Good discernment with regard to people and situations; exercise patience, wisdom, and accountability within an environment of grace
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of drug and alcohol, mental illness, homeless, and poverty issues
  • Computer literate, proficient in Microsoft Office software, internet and email

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Relevant experience in social service and ministry with a broad awareness of homelessness, addiction, mental health, etc.
  • Bible training preferred, demonstrated spiritual maturity required
  • Previous Rescue Mission experience desired

Job Type: Full-time

 

Food Services Support

LifePath Christian Ministries serves over 108,000 meals annually to the men’s program, the women’s and children program and to the community we serve.

Oversight of men and women who are participating in our life recovery program is essential to the operations of our facilities. The qualified candidate must be able to manage individuals who are attempting to reestablish themselves back into the community.

This position calls for a person that is living a Christ centered lifestyle and is capable of seeing this as a call to action versus a typical job. We serve the community with love and respect and this position requires a great deal of patience and persistence.

Flexible schedule required. Periodic weekends, evenings, and special events’ oversight will be required.

ServSafe Certification a plus.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to create meals from resources on hand
  • Willingness to learn all aspects of the ministry and especially to Food Service Operations
  • Food preparation
  • Ability to inspect donated food and store in proper location
  • Quality control of food stored in the food pantry
  • Maintain clean and sanitary workstation
  • Closes the kitchen properly and follows the closing checklist
  • Ability to multi-task, be adaptable and flexible with daily routines
  • Ability to establish working relationships with guests and other staff

Job Type: Full-time