Employment

Exciting Opportunities. Eternal Impact.

The City Mission is a faith-based nonprofit organization serving individuals and single-mother families experiencing various crises and homelessness in Northeastern Ohio. Our days are fast-paced, dynamic and rewarding. Those looking for a diverse, professional and loving place to use their unique talents should know that:

We are Christian.

The Bible informs and impacts all we do. Every employee must affirm and live out our Statement of Faith, which includes professing Jesus as Lord and Savior, believing the Bible to be the Word of God, and patterning life after the example of Jesus.

We are the Front Line.

Working at The City Mission means that you are working in ministry. We hold those we hire to high standards, because we believe that our clients deserve loving care from talented, apt individuals. When people in crisis come to The City Mission, they need to be able to trust a wise and gracious staff.

We are Family.

The City Mission is a body of believers that come from different backgrounds and possess unique skill sets. We encourage one another. We collaborate with one another. We pray with one another. We push each other toward Christ daily, in the name of sharing His hope to the hurting in Cleveland.

If these words and beliefs inspire you, check out our current open positions below:

Caseworker – Crossroads OR Laura’s Home

Determines clients’ eligibility for a variety of social services and/or provides other services related to crisis intervention and short-term case management. Caseworkers also write behavior plans and assist client in reaching goals of the behavior plan, updates client files by recording each contact made with clients and families, maintains records required for follow-up, and acts as liaison between clients and organizations and agencies.

The ideal candidate will have a 2 year’s experience in a social work, a Master’s Degree in Social Work along with current state licensure, and the ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging and dynamic environment. Independently Licensed Social Worker with Supervisory endorsement is also preferred.

Please view the full job description and basic requirements before applying.

Full Job Description

Ready to apply? Interested candidates meeting the basic requirements*** should submit a cover letter and resume to HumanResources@TheCityMission.org.

Childcare Assistant

The Childcare Assistant conducts activities and works with other staff to plan programs and activities. Essential job functions include conducting activities that promote children’s social, developmental, and educational growth, developing relevant programming for children in our care, and developing Individualized Education Plans with measurable goals and outcomes, participating in planning and supervising daily and longer-term activities and responsibility for children’s health, safety and physical needs. Preferred experience working with special needs children and excellent communication skills.

Please view the full job description and basic requirements before applying.

Full Job Description

Ready to apply? Interested candidates meeting the basic requirements*** should submit a cover letter and resume to HumanResources@TheCityMission.org.

Client & Safety Specialist – Laura’s Home

The Client and Safety Specialist (Specialist) is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of Laura’s Home and general supervision of clients. The Specialist follows and enforces procedures and rules, while conducting him/herself in a courteous and professional manner at all times. S/he is able to communicate meaningfully and discerningly with our client population. Ideally, s/he would have experience in de-escalation and crisis management.

Additionally, the Specialist is responsible for the safety of the staff, clients, visitors and volunteers of The City Mission (TCM) as well as TCM’s physical property. The Specialist is a first responder to incidents involving clients, staff and volunteers. S/he is available to work any of the three shifts. Essential job functions include communicating courteously and professionally with all callers, visitors and clients, referring clients and callers to appropriate staff, monitoring client activities throughout the building and performing routine room searches, and responding to all incidents and emergency situations, de-escalating clients, calling for emergency aid or assistance from other staff.

Please view the full job description and basic requirements before applying.

Full Job Description

Ready to apply? Interested candidates meeting the basic requirements*** should submit a cover letter and resume to HumanResources@TheCityMission.org.

Laura’s Home Program Manager

The City Mission is seeking an experienced leader in Gospel Rescue Mission women’s care to lead this crisis center as the Laura’s Home Program Manager. The Manager is responsible for client care and programming, supervising staff, managing volunteers and representing Laura’s Home in the community. The ideal candidate will have experience creating, implementing, and evaluating relevant programming while tracking and reporting on measurable outcomes – particularly relating to housing and employment.

The City Mission has always responded to the evolving needs of those we serve. We are keenly aware of the immediate crisis single moms and their children are experiencing through homelessness in Cleveland and around the country. At The City Mission, we’re exploring exciting new ideas in order to meet this growing challenge. A qualified candidate must be able to adapt with the Mission and Cleveland’s serious need as we expand to answer our neighbors’ calls for change.

Please view the full job description and basic requirements before applying.

Full Job Description

Ready to apply? Interested candidates meeting the basic requirements*** should submit a cover letter and resume to HumanResources@TheCityMission.org.

Major Gifts Officer

The Major Gifts Officer works closely with development staff, directors, advisors and volunteers in implementing and managing a comprehensive and effective major gift program (Gifts of $10,000+). The incumbents’ primary responsibilities are in the identification, qualification, solicitation and stewardship of major gift prospects and donors of The City Mission. The successful candidate will demonstrate high energy and enthusiasm as well as a donor-centric approach to relationship building, always exhibiting patience, persistence and professionalism. S/he will manage all prospect contacts to ensure positive and purposeful prospect and donor relations.

Professional qualifications preferences include a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credentials.

Please view the full job description and basic requirements before applying.

Full Job Description

Ready to apply? Interested candidates meeting the basic requirements*** should submit a cover letter and resume to HumanResources@TheCityMission.org.

Youth Program Supervisor

Essential job functions include overseeing K-12 urban ministry at Laura’s Home, providing relevant and nurturing programming and activities, evaluating student’s change toward healthy choices and behaviors. Essential job functions include developing and implementing relevant programming for children Kindergarten through twelfth grade, including gospel-centered lessons, bible-based character development, and academic improvement, facilitating daily afterschool programs, special clubs, special events, field trips, utilizing and supervising staff and volunteers, and identifying and developing solutions for deficiencies in youth academics. A flexible schedule is required in order to be on-site for programming.

Full Job Description

Ready to apply? Interested candidates meeting the basic requirements*** should submit a cover letter and resume to HumanResources@TheCityMission.org.