We are growing! Want to have a great career and make a difference in people's lives at the same time? Check us out at www.thekettle.ca
We offer competitive wages, a comprehensive employer-paid benefit plan for full-time and part-time staff including Extended Medical and Dental coverage, and to those who are eligible, the Municipal Pension Plan (MPP)
The Kettle Society supports people with mental illness to lead healthier lives by providing support services, advocacy, employment, and mentoring and housing. We work to raise awareness of mental health issues, break down stigma and reduce barriers for people with mental illness. Our goal is to promote the inclusion of people living with mental illness in all aspects of society.
The Kettle Friendship Society
1725 Venables Street, Vancouver, BC
Casual (On Call) Status
Must be available to pick up shifts Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm
Salary & Compensation:
$26.42 hour + 9.6% on each hour worked in lieu of statutory holidays and vacations
Under the direction of the of the Manager, the Advocate is responsible for the provision of formal advocacy services to members with mental illness in order to facilitate the acquisition of benefits and other societal resources. Represents clients as a formal advocate in settings such as the justice system, hospitals, the community and at administrative hearings by performing duties such as speaking on their behalf at meetings and hearings. Supports and assists clients with resolving problems by researching and interpreting relevant legislation and policies and preparing documents including reconsideration, tribunal and dispute resolution submissions.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
As per the Provincial Health Order (PHO), you must have received full dose(s) of an approved COVID-19 vaccine in order to work at our organization. An approved COVID-19 vaccine passport must be presented at the time of hire.
The Kettle appreciates and acknowledges the land in which we live and work on as unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
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