Please note that we will be holding interviews for this position during the afternoon of Tuesday, November 24.
We are very excited to report that we are expanding our operations again!
Please note that as these positions will be in our ERC and our Isolation Centre, we supply PPE and training but being comfortable working with clients who may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus is a must. The duration of these positions is expected to be between 4-7 months.
Make sure that you note what shift you are applying for and which location when applying.
As the world grapples with COVID 19, Progressive Housing Society is stepping up to safely support our most vulnerable individuals who need shelter during this time of pandemic. The Progressive Housing Community Support Worker provides a range of supports, serving homeless/at risk individuals. Services include a bed, food, and general support of clients who may be facing complex bio-psycho-social issues.
The Progressive Housing Community Support Worker provides a range of supports, serving homeless/at risk individuals. Services include a bed, food, and general support of clients who may be facing complex bio-psycho-social issues. The Community Support Worker is also responsible for the daily operations of the facility including: intaking new participants into the program; food service; updating client records; communicating effectively with clients and other staff; and maintaining a clean safe and secure environment for staff and clients by participating in regular and timely needle sweeps. The Community Support Worker will coordinate with the Outreach Team and maintain communication between shifts about participant’s housing plans. The minimal barrier approach of the site will require excellent and flexible engagement skills. The Community Support Worker actively participates in building a skilled, cohesive, collaborative staff team, including demonstrating commitment to program principles; resolving conflict and negativity as they arise; assisting in orienting, training and mentoring of all staff, including casuals and peer supports. The Community Support Worker must to be able to work at different locations and complete other duties as directed. Flexibility may be required to meet the needs of the clients & mandate of the program.
If this sounds like something you would love to be involved with, please apply today!
EMPLOYEE CATEGORY: Temporary Part-time
VACANCIES: 4 positions available
SALARY RANGE: $25.37-27.62/hour
HOURS OF WORK:
Emergency Response Centre
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.
Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!