Want to make a difference in the lives of women? Want to work for an organization that is an active advocate in breaking down the barriers for people with mental illness? If the answer is yes, then check us out: 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, 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 inclusion of people living with mental illness in all aspects of society.
Reporting to the Manager, Peggy’s Place, the Advocate (Mental Health Worker) supports Members/clients by performing formal and informal advocacy representation and services. Members/clients would require advocacy services in situations such as access to government sponsored social service benefits they would be entitled to; and/or locate and utilize services available from local social services agencies; and/or the justice system; and/or health care services.
Position: Mental Health Advocate - Peggy's Place
Organization: The Kettle Friendship Society
Hours & Days: Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm
Salary & Compensation: $26.42 per hour + Benefits
Skills and Abilities
As per the PHO, you must have received both doses 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.
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