Midland Divisional Social Services

OFallon Lodge - Program Monitor

All shifts are awake positions and the person will be working alone and will be responsible for medication administration. The person will report to the Shelter Manager or the Program Administrator.



Position Summary:  This position maintains shelter security and provides general assistance to guests and residents in the shelter.  The following is a brief summary of the duties that the Program Monitor will be performing.


  1. Assure safety of residents in building and on grounds by actively observing the people and happenings in and around the shelter and grounds. 
  2. Consistently enforce shelter policies, procedures and guidelines. Contacting Shelter Manager when dealing with crisis situations or challenging client issues.
  3. Intervene when appropriate to resolve problems between residents.
  4. Update and maintain current daily client roster and report to Shelter Manager
  5. Conduct bed checks in appropriate dorms and a security pass-through of the building every hour during shift.
  6. Answer incoming telephone calls and greet venders as necessary.

7.       Ensure resident chores are completed. Keep monitor’s office area clean.

  1. Wake residents at scheduled time(s).
  2. Maintain confidentiality, proper client and staff boundaries and comply with Salvation Army Safe from Harm guidelines.
  3. Responsible for preparing and serving meals at designated times and completing the meal count this to include light food prep and heating and serving meals at lunch and dinner, Also serving breakfast as well.
  4. Ensuring that residents take medication and following medication administration procedures at the shelter and appropriately documenting medication passes.
  5. Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that fosters good relationships with clients, co-workers and supervisors. 

 (2nd Shift 3pm to 11pm Any day of the week)

                            (3rd Shift 11pm to 7am Any day of the week)

          (1st Shift 7am to 3pm, Saturdays and/or Sundays) 

*Volunteer not required to cover every shift. Please only select the days and times you are available.*

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check