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Job Details

Job Number:  58229
Tenant Support Worker
Job Posted: Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Closing Date: Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Schizophrenia Society of Alberta
Region: Central Alberta Type: Casual
Location: Red Deer Salary: 17.50

The Schizophrenia Society of Alberta’s transitional housing facility provides accommodation and recovery focused programming for 25 individuals living with mental illness. Kentwood Place in Red Deer supports are provided 24 hours, 7 days a week in partnership with Alberta Health Services. The Tenant Support Worker will work alongside clinical support staff to assist Tenants in achieving their personal goals as they transition to community living.



  • A post-secondary Certificate/Diploma or Degree in a related field such as: social services, addictions, mental health, or community support
  • Experience in working with people living with schizophrenia or other related mental health and addiction disorders
  • Standard First Aid Level C CPR required
  • Food Safety Certification
  • Medication Assistance Training
  • All new employees are required to submit references and current and clear Criminal Record Check.
  • Knowledge of Psycho-social Rehabilitation is preferred.



  • Assist tenants in their development of goals and provide training in a wide range of independent living tasks. Such as: cleaning, cooking, laundry, meaningful daily activities
  • Assists tenants in accessing community resources and professional services
  • Observe and report changes in tenants’ level of physical and mental functioning
  • Attend shifts when scheduled
  • Documentation and charting


This is a casual position and hours based on need.

Priority will go to candidates that are able to do Awake Overnights shifts (11:15pm - 7:30am) during the week.

Other shifts are: day shift (7:15am-3:30pm) evening shift (3:15pm-11:30pm)


Compensation: $17.50 per hour to start.



How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please send a pdf resume and cover letter via email to: Trueman Macdonald
Director of Housing, Schizophrenia Society of Alberta
Contact Details
Trueman Macdonald
Schizophrenia Society of Alberta,
www:   www.schizophrenia.ab.ca

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