REPORTS TO: Housing Services Manager
HOURLY RANGE: $17-$18/hour
HOURS: 35 hours/week working between the hours of9AM-5PM
JOB ID: 20-085BSCS
“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-history, please consider joining our team.
This a temporary position up to 8 weeks in length.
The Community Connector will assist individuals and families who are currently residing at Bridge Housing connect with community resources. This may include, but not limited to, applying for income support, home care, mental health supports, cultural supports, employment services, and any other community resources related to housing. The Community Connector will have a good knowledge base of resources available within Edmonton and work in partnership with Bridge Housing staff, Housing First teams, and other Boyle Street Community Services’ programs.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Education: Interest in or currently enrolled in Post secondary education in Human Services
Skills, Abilities and Attitudes:
Experience and other Requirements:
Location of work: Hotels located in North and South Edmonton
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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