Join Our Team

For more than 120 years, Florence Crittenton Programs of SC has provided hope, safety, and opportunity to young women by offering the education, skills, and support they need to have a health start to life. We operate a licensed residential group home that provides comprehensive services to girls and young women ages 10-20. Our home is a safe, stable, and nurturing environment for pregnant and parenting teens, as well as other girls who cannot live with their families due to abuse, neglect, and substance use. We also offer housing assistance and on-going support service to help young mothers in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties achieve self-sufficiency.

We are seeking a passionate, skilled individuals committed to empowering young women and girls to join our team.

HANDYMAN SERVICES

We are currently seeking contracted handyman services on an as-needed basis to undertake upkeep and repair tasks for the interior and exterior of our residential facility. We’re looking for a reliable, skilled “jack/jill of all trades” to keep our facility in great condition so that it is a safe and enjoyable place to live and work.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Performs a range of maintenance duties including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Minor electrical, plumbing, and HVAC maintenance and repairs
  • Light carpentry and repairs
  • Paint and fill gaps or crevices (on walls, sidewalks etc.)
  • Repair equipment or appliances
  • Pest control, as needed
  • Waste and junk removal, as needed
  • Identify and report the need for major repairs
  • Securing needed supplies/materials 
Requirements for the Position:
  • Proven experience as handyman
  • Licensed and insured
  • Well-organized and apt in problem-solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to lift/move heavy objects such as furniture
  • Available to work 0-5 hours/week on an as needed basis
  • Available to address maintenance requests within 48 hours
  • Professional and good communication skills
  • Willingness to consent to criminal background checks and fingerprinting

To apply, send your resume or service quote along with references to awicke@florencecrittentonsc.org.


COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT VISTA

The VISTA will be responsible for developing an Outreach and Volunteer Coordination Program aimed at strengthening the agency’s client, partner, and volunteer engagement efforts.

Requirements for the Position:

Applicants must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma and demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Suite products. They must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Also important are excellent written and verbal communication skills (public speaking a plus); an ability to build solid relationships with teammates and community partners; a genuine interest in and liking for adolescents; a respect for individual and cultural differences; and being self-motivated, solution-focused, and committed to developing a strong community of women.

The VISTA is a full-time, one-year service position through the Americorps VISTA Program. Benefits of the VISTA Program include: training, a living allowance, childcare assistance (if eligible), and choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist in defining individual and group volunteer opportunities and roles, with clear position descriptions, skill sets required to complete tasks and average amount of time needed per task.
  • Create applications and processes to identify, onboard, and manage individual and group volunteers.
  • Work closely with staff to prepare new marketing and outreach materials.
  • Represent Florence Crittenton at outreach events and meetings with community partners.
  • Develop a system to track outreach events, including outcomes and required follow-up.
  • Create a plan to establish and sustain long-term relationships with the faith-based community.

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to awicke@florencecrittentonsc.org.


RESIDENTIAL MENTOR

We’re seeking caring individuals to provide encouragement and supervision to our residents.

Position Requirements:
  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Ability to work evenings/weekends
  • Reliable
  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • SC driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Over age 21
  • Ability to work effectively with teenagers
  • Mature with good judgement
Applicants must be able to work during the following shifts:
  • 1st Shift: 8AM – 4PM
  • 2nd Shift: 4PM – 12AM
  • 3rd Shift: 12AM – 8AM

To apply, send your resume and shift availability to fweston@florencecrittentonsc.org.