Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) is a large not-for-profit agency that serves some of the most vulnerable people in our communities from Vancouver to Hope. Our vision is to see everyone thriving in strong, healthy communities. Our strong agency values of advocacy, diversity and inclusion, empowerment, service excellence, stewardship, and well-being guide us in our work with participants and how we support our diverse staff. We place a high value on work-life balance. This is demonstrated through our compensation and comprehensive/fully employer-paid benefits package, including extended health and dental, sick leave, Municipal Pension, and flexible work options for many positions. Our Employee Family Assistance Program has a full preventative health program, including nutrition awareness, stress reduction, and tools to assist our staff with maintaining a work-life balance. We take care of our people who care for the people we serve.
The Housing Support Facilitator is a member of the Chilliwack Housing Hub team and is responsible for the direct care of participants placed in either direct-rent or supportive-housing tenancies. The Housing Hub team works with landlords and property owners/managers to provide individuals who may have difficulty securing housing access to safe, affordable, and secure housing.
The Housing Support Facilitator understands the housing situation in Chilliwack and the specific service providers involved in providing housing support to individuals at risk. The Housing Support Facilitator has expertise in community outreach and life-skills training and works flexible working hours to accommodate participants’ schedules. This position also provides Operational Support to the Housing Hub team through housing inventory management and intake administration.
Academic and Job Experience Required:
B.A. in a related field plus one-year related experience, or a two-year diploma in a related field plus two years’ experience, or a combination of related work experience/education with at-risk individuals.
Alysia Woelbern, Supervisor, Housing Hub Program
Jodi Higgs, Manager, Chilliwack Health, and Housing Centre
Offer of employment is conditional upon the applicant providing us with proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19
"Pacific Community Resources Society is committed to diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from people of all gender identities and expressions, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples and visible minorities. Persons who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact our H.R. department at . Personal information will be kept confidential."
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