Movie Night Host
Location: Bailey's Shelter and Supportive Housing
Workshops and Activities
Duties:

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Host an onsite movie night with BSSH guests
  • Select an appropriate film which can be streamed from a laptop (HMDI cord available)
  • Create a fun and engaging atmosphere
  • Provide snacks for movie attendees
  • Lead a brief discussion/conversation after the film
  • Not share personal information with guests or receive personal information from guests such as phone numbers, addresses, etc. 

 

Secondary Responsibilities

  • Act as a representative of New Hope Housing while volunteering 
  • Stay up to date on information regarding appropriate behavior while working with homeless populations
  • Keep VC informed of any changes in schedule or availability
  • Redirect and inform staff if anything residents say is of concern or if residents cross boundaries
  • Maintain confidentiality

Qualifications:

Skills Needed:

  • Warm personality with strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work well under limited supervision
  • Ability to operate a laptop computer to access and play film
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and passion for working with individuals that have experienced homelessness and/or have a mental or physical disability
  • Ability to relate to clients and treat everyone with dignity and respect

 

Desired Experience:

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Experience working with individuals that have experienced homelessness or suffer from mental illnesses preferred, but not required

 

Requirements: New volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation and training, provided virtually. Volunteers must also have a signed Confidentiality, Liability, and Photo release forms on file with the Volunteer Coordinator as well as a signed copy of New Hope Housing’s Volunteer Standard and Rules. Volunteers must be 18 years or older


Address: 5914 Seminary Road
Falls Church, VA 22041