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Job Number:  38653
Casual Overnight Shelter Resource Workers
Job Posted: Tuesday, 3 October 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 17 November 2017
(25 days ago)
Lookout Housing and Health Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Casual
Location: various locations Vancouver and Surrey Salary: 19.98 per hour

Want to make a difference in the lives of others? Are you a night owl and interested in overnight shifts?

 

Lookout Housing and Health Society is a non-profit organization that provides caring, non-judgmental, non-sectarian services to adults facing homelessness. We go beyond traditional solutions to homelessness by fostering growth and change, providing innovative services and building collaborative partnerships.

 

We are growing and looking to add to our team! We invite applications for a number of

Casual (on-call) Shelter Resource Workers. 

 

You’ll be a good fit at Lookout if you:

  • are client-centered and non-judgemental
  • are compassionate and respectful
  • have strong communication and teamwork skills
  • demonstrate flexibility and ability to problem solve

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Grade 12 or Related Certificate/Diploma preferred
  • Minimum 1-3 years of recent related experience (depending on classification), or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • OFA 1 First Aid Certificate required
  • Minimum 2 years sobriety is required
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training an asset
  • Harm Reduction/ Naloxone Training an asset 

Since we provide service 24/7, we need dedicated people with flexible schedules. Most of our employees start on a casual basis, gaining skills and experience while working towards regular full-time and part-time positions. Starting wage varies depending on the position, as per BCGEU Collective Agreement, plus 9.6% in lieu of vacation and statutory holidays for casuals.

 

Lookout serves a diverse community so we encourage people of diverse backgrounds and cultures to apply. Successful applicants will be required to complete a vulnerable sector Criminal Record Check prior to commencement of employment.

 

See our website at: http://lookoutsociety.ca  for more information about who we are and what we do.

 

 

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Submit Resume and Cover Letter to

* "Indicate Overnight SRW" in subject line
Contact Details:
Lookout Housing and Health Society
544 Columbia Street
New Westminster BC, V3L 1B1

Tel: 604-255-0340
Fax: 604-255-0790
E-mail:
www:   www.lookoutsociety.ca/about-us/careers/current-postings


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