Job Posting 78531

Intake Worker (Day and Night positions)
Hope Mission
Edmonton area
Edmonton Downtown
closes in 9 days (Mon, 31 Jan)
full time - term / contract  •  $18.5/hr + 4% vacation pay for the term of the contract

 

INTAKE WORKER

- CONTRACT POSITION -

 

        

 

Job Title                              :             INTAKE WORKER  

 

Based at                             :             Hope Mission's Herb Jamieson Centre, Main Building and Spectrum

Reports to                          :             Shift Supervisor

Hours of work                   :             Full Time

                                                         

 Day positions:  8:00 am to 8:00 pm, 4 days on and 4 days off

 Night positions:  8:00pm to 8:00am, 4 days on and 4 days off

 

End of Contract: March 31st, 2022 (with the possibility of extending the contract or

making it a Permanent Full Time position)

 

 

  

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OUR VISION

 

Hope Mission has a vision that men, women, youth and children who come to our doors

would come to know Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Saviour.  

This vision can be fulfilled only if all staff is diligent

in serving, strengthening and uplifting people in the name of Jesus Christ. 

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JOB SUMMARY: 

The Intake worker will liaison directly with client as a critical initial contact person and will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationship with guests at the Herb Jamieson Centre and Hope Mission Establishment.

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Assist in the operation of the Shelters Department by:  

  • Preparing for clients entering the building –Signing of timesheet, praying as a team, assist in bed-board and data base for accuracy, registration.    
  • Assess needs of clients entering the building and monitor their conduct throughout their overnight stay
  • Screen for referrals, barring of clients, age, gender and level of intoxication.
  • Build rapport with clients through active listening, prayer; provide information on expected standards of conduct, shelter maintenance.
  • Enter client related information into Shelters' reporting program (ETO)
  • Manage incidence and enter all incidents on occurrence report form.
  • Monitor to ensure and maintain a secure and safe shelters' environment.
  • Maintain radio communication to keep other staff and facilities informed.
  • Rouse clients according to wake up request.
  • Monitoring of meals queue.
  • Debrief and sign out time sheet.
  • Attend staff meetings and make reports as necessary. 
  • Assist Hope Mission Rescue Van as required.
  • Assist with the Breakout Service Workers Program.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS: 

  • University or College in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology or related fields, Bible school/Seminary education
  • 2 years of work experience is an asset
  • Ability to Communicate effectively with clients, and conflict resolution skills
  • Administrative and organizational abilities
  • Ability to exercise authority without intimidation
  • Self-management skills 

 OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Being a Christian Organization we require our employees to be in agreement and sign the Hope Mission Statement of Faith  (http://hopemission.com/about-us/values/)
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada on a full-time basis.
  • Able to provide a clean Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Search
  • A letter of reference from a ministry or church is an asset
  • Adherence Hope Mission’s Vision, Mission, Policies and Procedures.

START DATE:    Immediately

 

 

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PLEASE SEND: 

 

1.   Resume,

2.   Reference list,  

and

3.   Cover letter stating why you would like to work in a Christian Ministry 

 

TO:  People and Culture, Hope Mission

Email:   

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 We thank all applicants for their interest;

however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

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