Have a heart for the homeless?
Love to feel that you are making a difference?
We are looking for YOU!!


Current openings with contact information are listed below. Click “Apply Now” to send job inquiry and resume.

Volunteer Coordinator

As a part of the Development team, the Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for enabling and supporting the work of Lazarus House through inviting, engaging, motivating, and thanking volunteers and other partners. This position is responsible for providing volunteer support necessary for all programs within and special events of Lazarus House.

This position is 30 hours per week with an increase to up to 40 during October through December. Occasional evenings and weekends.
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Case Manager for Transitional Living

This position is responsible for providing a case management base of trauma-informed care in working with Center for Transitional Living (CTL) residents to set achievable goals, obtain support to meet these goals and assist with the transition toward independent living.

Essential Job Functions:
1. With new CTL residents, identify a set of achievable goals that support the residents’ definition of successful independent living, and create, implement, and monitor updated case plans to meet these objectives.
2. Meet at least weekly with each CTL resident to identify and address housing barriers and implement support as needed.
3. Maintain strong connections to local service providers to facilitate the identification and procurement of high quality services for all residents.
4. Provide guidance, mentoring, care, resources and transportation to assist any residents in attaining their goals.
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Coordinator of Shelter Guest Development

Work week: 20-hours; flexible schedule; some hours would be on weekends and evenings.
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Position Overview
This position is responsible for utilizing trauma-informed care in the development, implementation and delivery of both educational and employment opportunities in collaboration for and with our guests.

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • High stress tolerance — thrives in a high-pressure environment

Weekend Shelter Support Staff for Women and Children

We are looking for candidates for the following shift: Saturdays 2-10pm, and possibly additional hours as available
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General responsibilities:

  • Ensure safety and support of our guests & volunteers, showing empathy & compassion.
  • Assist guests in acclimating to and following house guidelines.
  • Maintain confidentiality and professional boundaries with guests.
  • Help maintain the daily routine of the shelter including meal prep, answering phones, etc.
  • Work with compassion and understanding.
  • Foster rapport with donors & volunteers.
  • Maintain a clean environment.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time, squat, kneel, climb and lift up to 25 lbs.
  • Social service background a plus!
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214 Walnut Street
St. Charles, IL 60174


Main Number & Emergency Shelter: 630.587.2144
Center for Transitional Living: 630.485.5143
Outreach/Rental Assistance: 630.587.5872

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