The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans is growing and changing.

We accept resumes and letters of interest for employment year-round.

To Apply for a Position: Please send your resume, cover letter and the position you are applying for to:

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans - Employment
c/o Christine Lewis                         
433 S. Carlton Ave
Wheaton, IL 60187

or via email to Christine Lewis, Executive Director at:


Current Openings:

On Call Part-Time House Manager & Weekend House Managers

Posted On: October 31, 2018

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans, Inc. provides both transitional and affordable housing to homeless veterans. Our residential services are accompanied by very intensive supportive services, including counseling, case management, employment search and coaching, life skills training and more.

Job Description

On Call House Manager & Weekend House Managers

Responsible for resident and facility safety and operations - including delivering supportive services to 5 homeless veterans living in a structured transitional housing program environment in Wheaton IL. 

Must be able to implement daily programming related to securing employment, maintaining sobriety, increasing life stills and securing permanent housing to transition into.



  • Ideal candidate is available and flexible for various shift coverage.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, and must exhibit exceptional interpersonal and management skills. Bilingual in Spanish a plus.
  • Must be skilled in human relations possessing tact, understanding, and open-mindedness and be able to motivate others, instill confidence and inspire commitment to the goals of the agency.
  • Must have experience 3+ years of work experience, preferably in Human Services.
  • Prefer experience working with substance abuse and PTSD populations.
  • Must be competent in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Outlook, and Internet Explorer
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services preferred, but not required. Experience in residential and/or substance abuse preferred. CADC a plus.
Hours per week vary on availability of coverage hours.
Please submit interest to Lauren Ogle, Transitional Housing Manager at Lauren@mshv.org, cc Christinelewis@mshv.org, or fax resume to 630-653-6748.