The Salvation Army

New Home Resident Advisor- On-Call

Job ID
Community and Social Services
11/21/17 - 1 resume emailed to Gina and Arielle
Compensation Min
USD $12.00/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $12.00/Hr.
On-Call/As Needed


Position: New Home Resident Advisor- On-Call                                                          

Department: Philadelphia Social Service Ministries  (Work location is Montgomery County)

Availability of Position: Immediate

Schedule: As needed; Mon-Sunday; 8am -4pm; 4pm-12am or 12am-8am

Reporting Relationship: New Home House Manager

Salary and Grade: $12.00 per hour; 73 Non-Exempt


The New Home Resident Advisor (RA) is to ensure a safe and welcoming environment for The New Home residents through the implementation and monitoring of house rules pertaining to resident conduct, fire safety, room conditions, conflict resolution, and curfew restrictions. The RA conducts house and room checks, answers the telephone, greets visitors, accommodates new residents as they transition into the space, prepares a home report at the end of each shift, manages sign-in logs, responds to emergencies to ensure that, if necessary, residents are evacuated safely and efficiently, and responds to residents needs and request. The RA is to communicate and support all residents in a trauma informed manner. The RA is to effectively communicate with the house manager, other residential advisors, and other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Prior residential, social service, or customer service work experience
  • Must have computer skills in Microsoft Word and Excel Programs and be proficient in and the ability to utilize the internet.
  • As a Mandated Reporter, must provide proof of having completed training on recognizing and reporting child abuse meeting the training standards of PA Act 153 of 2014 within 30 days of employment with recurrent training required every three years thereafter, Meets the Child Protection Clearances required by PA Act 153 to include PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check.
  • Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army.


Contact: Please submit all resumes and cover letters online only as instructed below:

If you may be interested in applying for this position please submit your resume and cover letter online by the close of business (insert date)

Current Salvation Army Employees can apply online at   Prospective employees can apply online at


No phone calls please.


Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on  October 24, 2017


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


 The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


Requisition No. 622


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