Shepherds of Good Hope is one of the largest not-for-profit organizations dedicated to meeting the needs of homeless and vulnerably-housed individuals in the city of Ottawa. Many individuals who access our programs and services live with trauma, mental health challenges and addictions. A leader in supportive housing and harm-reduction, Shepherds of Good Hope provides around-the-clock, comprehensive services to both women and men in multiple locations across the city. By offering innovative programs and services in a non-judgmental environment, we are creating a community for all through acceptance, compassion and care.
This position is for our Hope Living Residence, located at 145 Castlefrank Road, in Kanata. Reporting to the Manager of Hope Living, this role provides care services to the residents at this housing program.
Shifts are available based upon operational needs. Some shifts are scheduled with advance notice but the successful candidate must also be available for additional shifts and have ability to pick up emergency shifts. GA Shifts typically are: 07:00-13:30 & 16:00-22:30 & UCP Shifts typically are: 07:00-15:00, 15:00-23:00 & 23:00-7:00
This is an excellent introduction for recent grads of the Developmental Support Worker (DSW) or Personal Support Worker Programs (PSW). This position allows you the freedom to choose a flexible schedule and the opportunity to work among a caring and supportive staff team. Hope Living offers the ability to make an important impact on the lives of those in your community while you learn and grow on the job. Come join our team and see where hope lives!
Personal Support Worker certificate, or equivalent
Current certificate in First Aid and CPR
Past related work experience in health care
Must be able to perform turning, stooping, bending, stretching and lifting to assist residents in care requirement and other related duties
Excellent communication and listening skills
Compassionate, patient and caring nature
For successful candidates:
Job Types: Casual, Permanent
Salary: From $18.34 per hour
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