Job Posting 64590

Shelter Support Worker
Good Shepherd
Hamilton area
closed 4 days ago (Sun, 20 Sep)
full time

Good Shepherd Centres Hamilton, a ministry of the Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, strives to enhance the quality of life for all who seek assistance and support in our community.   An opportunity currently exists at The Good Shepherd Centre in the role of:


Men’s Emergency Shelter Support Worker


The successful candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to the mission values of hospitality, availability, responsibility, adaptability, quality and dignity with a demonstrated knowledge of issues related to poverty, homelessness, mental illness, substance use/addictions and developmental disabilities.

Applicants will require professionalism and excellent communication skills. Responsibilities will include direct client contact in all aspects of service necessary for the comfort and safety of individuals accessing shelter services.

The successful candidate will possess related post secondary education and/or experience working with vulnerable individuals together with knowledge of area social service agencies and community resources. Fluency in a language in addition to English is an asset.  CPR Certificate (or willingness to be certified) will also be required.  Must be available to work shift rotations including weekends.


Please reply with cover letter and resume quoting Job Posting #TC-14-20 by September 20, 2020 to:


Good Shepherd is an equal opportunity employer operating within an anti-racist and anti-oppression framework. We strive to establish workplaces that reflect and are enhanced by the rich diversity of the community we serve.

Good Shepherd welcomes and encourages applications from all people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.  If you are in need of accommodations, please contact Human Resources.



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