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Door of Hope

Weekend Manager

Employment type
Part-Time; every other weekend shift
4 months ago
Los Angeles

Are you looking to make a life-changing difference in the lives of families and children? Since 1985, Door of Hope, a Christian, faith-based nonprofit, has been a place of hope and restoration for hundreds of families in need. Our mission is simple: to equip families to rebuild their lives, permanently breaking cycles of homelessness and domestic violence.

The Weekend Manager is responsible for upholding the structure of the program and overseeing their facility during their shift (remains on site during entire shift). It is critical that this staff member stand firm on the structure/policies of the program, holding residents accountable to their goals and priorities, while also being a compassionate and strong communicator with both staff and residents.


  • Shift runs every other weekend from Friday at 5pm – Sunday at 10pm
  • Weekend Manager resides on site during entire shift; sleep shifts are in accordance with Alternate Work Schedule Agreement



  • Coverage at site throughout shift; responds to needs of residents as necessary and appropriate
  • Develop strong connections with families; love and support residents while establishing accountability and upholding program structure
  • Help ensure residents are on track to achieve personal goals
  • Uphold program standards and policies
  • Check for completion of chores and household duties; perform room-checks for resident apartments
  • Communicate updates to Program Staff
  • Notify Program Manager of any emergencies and provide crisis management when/if necessary
  • Help residents resolve conflicts peacefully and with respectful communication
  • Ensure residents are in house each evening and secure the premise properly
  • Conduct drug/alcohol tests when necessary
  • Review security cameras regularly
  • Offer support, prayer, and encouragement to residents during this time of crisis
  • Perform any other task necessary to support the mission of Door of Hope



  • Demonstrate Door of Hope’s core values: Christ-Centered, Holistic, Empowering, Relationship
  • Bachelor’s in Social Work or related fields, strongly preferred
  • Domestic violence certificate, coursework, and/or 1-3 years field experience with DV cases preferred
  • Preferred familiarity with recovery models such as 12-step programs
  • Bilingual Spanish, strongly preferred
To apply

To apply, send your resume and brief cover letter to [email protected] In your cover letter, please explain 1) your understanding of Door of Hope’s mission and faith-based nature and 2) why you are specifically interested in this opening.