Street Haven Addiction Services
Trauma Counsellor, part-time contract position
30 hours – Flexible schedule required, days and evenings required
The Organization Street Haven is a multi-site and multi-service feminist organization that supports women seeking assistance within its fully interconnected services. Women who may be experiencing or at risk of homelessness, substance dependency, mental health, trauma, poverty and food insecurity who desire enhanced quality of life and well-being will find an inclusive “safe haven” in which to rebuild their lives. The organization oversees a 27 bed Emergency Shelter, a 47 Bed Hotel Program, 32 Supportive Housing Units, Academic Upgrading and Pre-Employment Services and Addiction Services including a three-month 6-bed In-Residence Treatment Service and Community Outreach across Toronto. Street Haven is guided by the principles of Housing First and Harm Reduction, with all policies, procedures and service delivery demonstrating a commitment to equity, diversity and inclusivity. Street Haven has supported marginalized women for over 55 years
Addiction Services is comprised of a 90 day in-residence treatment program as well as a community outreach program for women experiencing substance dependency
The Addiction Services programs at Street Haven provide individual and group counselling to women with substance use concerns. This advance practice position includes individual & group counselling, consultation, and capacity building and will provide a range of supports that include, trauma specific groups, workshops and long term individual work. The service is delivered within a culturally competent framework that includes advanced expertise in substance use, trauma—informed
The position provides counselling services and psychotherapy to individuals. Additionally, facilitates groups for women involved in pre and post treatment programs
To be considered for this position, you are a woman committed to the mission of Street Haven. Street Haven is an equal opportunity employer and candidates from diverse communities are strongly encouraged.
We truly thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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