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Part-Time & Full-Time Career Opportunities

Join Our Mission-Driven Team

Since 1982, Cross Roads House has provided emergency shelter and supportive services that make a profound impact in the lives of men, women, and children experiencing homelessness in the Greater Seacoast area.

Located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Cross Roads House provides safe emergency and transitional shelter for families and individuals experiencing homelessness. As one of the largest homeless shelters in the state, we serve hundreds of people annually. We provide our residents with safe shelter, nutritious meals, basic needs, 24/7 on-site direct care staff, individualized case management, and the supportive services needed to find permanent housing.

These life-changing services would not be possible without our team of devoted, hard-working employees. We are always interested in hearing from qualified candidates who are motivated to help us pursue our mission.

The Benefits of
Working at Cross Roads House

Established Organization
Cross Roads House has been an integral part of the Seacoast community for nearly four decades. Our Board of Directors consists of well-respected, active participants with strong ties to the community.
Flexible Work Schedule
The shelter is open 24/7/365. Our part-time employees have the ability to work days, nights, and/or weekends, while our full-time employees have the ability to customize their schedules.
Tight-Knit Team
We don’t believe in hierarchies. We believe in open-door policies and supportive work environments. No matter your position, you will be welcomed as part of our team.
Rewarding Careers
Be proud of the work you do. As a part of our team, you’ll play a direct role in helping the community’s most vulnerable individuals and families move from homelessness to a home of their own.
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Full-Time Career Benefits

We are also able to provide the following benefits to our full-time employees:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Spending Account (HSA)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Ongoing Position-Specific Training

Current Openings

Housing Liaison (Full Time)

This position is responsible for developing a working network of property owner and property management partners in order to match individuals and families served by Cross Roads House with affordable and sustainable housing.  The Housing Liaison will serve as an expert in the housing market and in landlord relationships with Cross Roads House. The position includes representing CRH with housing-related community organizations and networks and helping to develop marketing information for landlord recruitment.

For more information and to apply, click “Learn More” below to be redirected to our page on Indeed.

Custodian/Janitor (Part Time)

Perform custodial duties such as cleaning and maintaining the cleanliness of assigned areas across the shelter. Duties would include but not be limited to:

  • Sweep & mop polish floors
  • Dust and clean/polish furniture and fixtures
  • Clean and sanitize restrooms and replenish supplies
  • Empty trash receptacles and dispose of waste properly
  • Perform floor care tasks such as buffing, and polishing
  • Assist with facilities maintenance tasks as needed

For more information and to apply, click “Learn More” below to be redirected to our page on Indeed.

Direct Service Staff (Full or Part Time)

Direct Service Staff assist in the daily operations of Cross Roads House in a professional and hospitable manner. Tasks include answering phones, greeting residents, volunteers, donors, and guests, responding to resident needs, overseeing resident tasks and chores, and working collaboratively with all shelter staff to provide safe emergency shelter and supportive services for people in our community who are experiencing homelessness.

For more information and to apply, click “Learn More” below to be redirected to our page on Indeed.


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