Employment Opportunities

Working at South Suburban Family Shelter

South Suburban Family Shelter focuses on fostering an organizational culture that supports and empowers diverse employees to contribute to a worth-while mission while developing professionally and personally. Our program effectiveness is enabled by talented management and staff who are passionate and dedicated to our mission. Continuing to hire and retain quality employees is essential for the success and growth of SSFS.

Culture at SSFS

Our organizational culture is based on seven enduring value statements:

  • We support change and engage in all aspects of this process.

  • We provide safety through trust and confidentiality.

  • We promote inclusivity and embrace diversity.

  • We value others through respect and dignity.

  • We act with integrity and uphold accountability and transparency.

  • We foster teamwork through collaboration and open communication.

  • We commit to ongoing innovation, education and growth.

Diversity and Inclusion

We welcome and include diversity of culture and thought because we believe people, their perspectives, and their passion for social service are valuable. In addition, because domestic violence is such a complex issue, attracting and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce has allowed SSFS to provide effective comprehensive, coordinated services to families with varying backgrounds and needs.

As an equal opportunity employer, SSFS encourages qualified candidates to apply to our open positions below. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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