Employment Opportunities

Are you ready to to make a difference in the community? Then the Winston-Salem Rescue Mission or WS Rescue Mission Thrift Store might be the place for you! Positions are posted below as they become available.

Current Employment Opportunities

Case Manager III – Full Time

Responsible for the oversight of the residents living in the mission building and any activities. Click for more info!

Community Outreach Specialist – Full Time

This position will minister to the community, residents, and volunteers in word and action through community outreach services including the Clothing Closet, Food Pantry, and other ministries, and the coordination of Medical/Dental services.  Aiming to meet the crisis and regular needs of individuals within the community and residents in our programs who seek assistance. Click for more info!

Development Specialist – Full Time

This position will assist with event planning and coordination, social media and storytelling content creation, maintaining gift-in-kind and other donation records, and assisting with gift processing in our database. The Development Specialist works closely with the Director of Development and other team members to ensure the organization meets its fundraising goals and effectively communicates its mission to donors and the community. Click for more info!

Evening Supervisor – Full Time

Responsible for overseeing the Transformers Program residents during the afternoon/evening hours after the day staff have left work. Click for more info!

Kitchen Assistant – Full Time

Assist Food Service Manager with daily operation of the kitchen area, which includes cooking, storage and refrigeration units, dining room and connecting hallways, and related storage areas in other buildings. Click for more info!

Grant Writer – Full Time

The Grant Writer will be responsible for researching, writing, and editing grant proposals to secure funding for our organization. The ideal candidate will have strong technical writing skills, strategic planning abilities, and experience in fundraising. Click for more info!

Maintenance Assistant – Full Time

Assist and support the Maintenance Supervisor with ongoing and preventative maintenance for the entire WSRM campus, including building and grounds. Click for more info!

Store Merchandiser – Part Time

Assist the store operations in processing items including clothing, novelty and furniture items. Winston-Salem Rescue Mission Thrift Store always strives to increase sales needed to help fund the operating expenses of WSRM. Click for more info!

Night Security – Part Time

Ensure the safety, security and well-being of residents and property during overnight hours. Property includes: Mission building housing 90-day program (interior and exterior); and exterior perimeter only of all other Mission buildings and properties located in downtown Winston-Salem. Click for more info!

Truck Driver – Full Time

Under the supervision and direction of the Logistics Supervisor, safely and courteously pick up donations from designated donors and deliver to WSRM, and also deliver purchases made in the Thrift Store. Click for more info!

To Apply:

Please complete the appropriate WSRM application below. An application is required for all positions. Hard copies of applications are available at the WSRM reception desk.

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Send completed application, resume, and any other additional information to:

    • Email: employment@nullwsrescue.org
    • Mail:
      Winston-Salem Rescue Mission
      Attn: HR
      PO Box 595
      Winston-Salem, NC 27102-0595
    • Hand Deliver: to our offices at
      718 N. Trade Street
      Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Why Work at the Winston-Salem Rescue Mission?

Meaningful Work

Working at the Mission is more than just a job. Our staff members passionately believe in what they do and are dedicated to helping people in need change their lives, which in turn helps improve our communities.

Caring Community

By working together across all areas of the Mission, we are striving to make our organization a leader in how we care for, serve and mentor our guests, program participants and each other.

Health & Wellness

Your health and wellness are important to us. That’s why we offer opportunities for Vision & Dental insurance, access to Aflac options, access to a Health Savings Account, paid life insurance, and both long-term & short-term disability.

Time Off

Our employees enjoy nine paid holidays per year, and full-time employees receive a birthday holiday and may choose to take off one day during the month of their birthday!

More benefits are available to each of our employees! Our HR Director will be happy to walk you through all available benefits during the interview process.