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Join Our Team

We are growing!

Interested in joining the Harbor House team? Explore the open positions below to see which fits your unique skills.

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Full-time, Kankakee

Create a welcoming presence at Harbor House by greeting guests and survivors, providing security to the building by monitoring the traffic flow, answering the multi-line phone system (including the hotline), assisting with donations, and more.

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Part-time (~24 hours/week), Kankakee

Work directly with survivors seeking emergency shelter for safety from domestic violence and answer hotline calls, supporting survivors every step in their journeys.

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Full-time, Watseka

Emotionally support survivors through active listening and care, helping them break the cycles of violence, access necessary resources, work towards their personal goals to attain freedom, and more.

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Part-time (~10 hours/week); Kankakee, primarily; Watseka, occasionally

Ensure buildings, grounds and vehicles operate at their best through regular inspections, performing any basic repairs or preventative maintenance when required, and assisting with collecting quotes, if necessary.

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Part-time (24 hours/week); Kankakee

Connect passionate individuals to the Harbor House mission by developing and marketing a volunteer program, recruiting and retaining excellent volunteers, and maintaining orderly volunteer files.

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