REPORTS TO: Team Lead, Housing Department
HOURS: 37.5 hours weekly, hours to be determined by the needs of the program
JOB ID: 20-071BSCS
“Despite great challenges we believe unhealthy cycles can be broken, new opportunities created and, through healing, health restored.”
Would you like to be a part of an organization that works with some of Edmonton’s most vulnerable populations and counts on the professionalism, expertise, insight, and passion of its staff to develop programs and services for the clients they work with? Join us at Boyle Street Community Services.
“We stand with our clients, side by side, patiently and for as long as they want – a constant and consistent caring force”
Boyle Street Community Services (BSCS) is a values-driven organization that believes our clients are the experts in their own life. Your job will be to foster innovation with your team alongside our clients. If your values are aligned with our values and beliefs listed at: https://www.boylestreet.org/mission-vision, please consider joining our team.
Please note this is a six-month position with the possibility for extension.
This program is designed to connect individuals sleeping rough to safe, secure and accessible bridge housing options, namely motels/hotels, and to support them for the duration of their stay. This position will assist tenants with meeting daily needs and maintaining their temporary accommodations while supporting them with system navigation as they work towards permanent housing.
Diploma or Degree in Human Services field. Candidates without a degree but who have post-secondary education and relevant and related experience will also be considered.
Skills, Abilities and Attitudes:
Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is Found
Boyle Street Community Services is an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of the communities we serve, and are committed to engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. Boyle Street Community Services welcomes applications from First Nation, Inuit, Métis, New Canadian, differently-abled, and LGBTQ2S communities.
Clients, staff and partners are vital members of the Boyle Street team, so we place emphasis on making sure that we address each other correctly. Pronouns are an important part of how we speak about people.
Pronouns might be:
And other pronouns that help individuals to express themselves
At Boyle Street, we use pronouns to properly address and refer to people in our face-to-face interactions, in verbal introductions, as well as in writing on name tags, email signatures, and ID badges. We invite you to let us know how to properly refer to you and your pronouns as you explore finding a professional home with us.
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