Safer Opioid Supply Program
One (1) Full-Time Position (37.5 hours per week)
Contract to March 31, 2023
Street Health is a community-based agency providing innovative physical and mental health programs and advocacy to homeless and insecurely housed individuals in downtown Toronto for over 30 years. Street Health, a not-for-profit organization located within the downtown-east neighborhood of Toronto, works to improve the health and wellbeing of people who are homeless and under-housed by addressing the social determinants of health. Street Health provides services in the areas of nursing, mental health, harm reduction, overdose prevention, Safer Supply, outreach, identification replacement programs, and through advocacy, research, and education.
This position will support the Safer Opioid Supply (SOS) Program, which is an initiative that takes place in collaboration with other downtown-east Toronto community-based agencies and provides essential services to people who use substances by providing prescribed alternatives and managing the comprehensive healthcare of clients.
Responsibilities of the position include, but may not be limited to:
Qualifications & Requirements:
Position Type: Full-time, Contract, Bargaining Unit
Salary: $62.56 per hour as per the Collective Agreement
Benefits: Participation in the organization’s group health & dental coverage plan (100% employer paid), and the organization’s Pension Plan, MSPP.
Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm (some adjustment may be needed to meet the needs of the organization).
Work Location: 338 Dundas Street East, Toronto, ON, M5A 2A1
Reports to: Joyce Rankin, Clinical Manager
Posting Date: September 2, 2022
Application Deadline: October 2, 2022
Please quote “SH_SOS_NP” in the subject line of the email.
Don’t meet every single qualification? If you are intrigued and excited about this role but your experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in this job posting, we encourage you to apply anyway. You might just be the right candidate we have been searching for to join our team! Research has shown that people of colour, women and members of other equity deserving groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. Street Health is committed to building a diverse and authentic organization and we welcome your application.
Street Health is committed to diversity, equity & inclusion and developing a workforce that is reflective of the communities and clients that we work with. We strongly encourage applications from members of equity deserving groups including but not limited to; people with lived and/or living experience, Black people, Indigenous Peoples, racialized communities, LGBTQ2SIA+ people, people with disabilities, and people with marginalized identities.
Street Health is committed to providing accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Applicants are asked to make accommodation requests by email to and include the subject term ‘Accessibility’, or via telephone to 416-921-8668 ext. 228. Street Health will make every effort to ensure that reasonable accommodation requests are available throughout the recruitment process.
All candidates offered a position at Street Health must be fully vaccinated according to Street Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, Nov 2021, and proof of vaccination is required as a condition of employment.
Street Health will comply with its Human Rights obligations and accommodate employees who are legally entitled to accommodation.
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