Restoration Volunteer Coach

Who We Are:

North Star’s mission is to restore women from trafficking: for freedom. for life. forever. We are committed to providing support to survivors of sex trafficking and exploitation. We operate The Harbor, a residential program that addresses the physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual needs of the women we serve with a Christ-centered focus.

Summary:

North Star Initiative is seeking Volunteer Coaches to help with daily programmatic operations at The Harbor. They will assist staff in providing 24/7 coverage and be an essential part of the team that creates a warm, safe, and caring environment for the residents. Volunteer Coaches report to the Restoration Director.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to be able to “float” and available to help out where needed
  • Assists the Restoration Coach with the daily schedule
  • Possesses the ability to discern needs without overstepping boundaries
  • Comfortably and appropriately interacts with the women
  • Trained in resident interaction (provided by North Star)
  • Ability to make a minimum 6-12 month commitment
  • Hours during 1st, 2nd & 3rd shift available

Required Qualities and Experience:

  • Purposeful and intentional relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Ability to demonstrate the love, grace and compassion of Christ
  • Awareness of the impact of human trafficking and trauma
  • Cultural competency; an ability to communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds and cultures
  • Ability to make a minimum 6-12 month commitment and complete required trainings
  • Must be at least 21 years of age

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Awareness of the impact of sex trafficking, exploitation and trauma
  • Experience working in social services
  • Counseling experience

Volunteering is contingent upon a satisfactory outcome of a criminal history check, employment verification, and a fingerprint check.