Job Posting 90005

Shelter Support Worker
Interval House
Toronto Metro area
closed 6 days ago (Tue, 31 Jan)
full time  •  $22

Do you want a purpose filled life? Are you looking for work-life balance? Are you enthusiastic about delivering superior services and care to clients? Are you results focused with an emphasis on quality and quantity standards with great attention to detail? Do you thrive in a diverse and change-positive work environment? Do you value a professional, positive, and supportive team?
Join Interval House’s Growing Team:
At Interval House, the life experiences and stories of the women and children we serve inspire everything we do. The Residential Program team is a group of caring, dedicated staff that provides programs and services that include a 30-bed shelter service, a 24-Hour Crisis Line, a Women’s Program, a Children’s Program.
Job Details:
The Shelter Support Worker position will report to the Residential Program Co-Managers.
Job Type: Permanent Full-Time
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week
Location: Toronto, Ontario
You will benefit from:
• Work/Life balance
• Competitive compensation
• Employer fully paid Group Insurance benefits
• Employee Assistance Program
• Paid vacation and sick benefits
• RRSP benefits
• Career growth and professional development opportunities
Do you have?
• Relevant education and/or related experience in programs for intimate partner violence
• Ability to provide emotional support to women experiencing intimate partner violence
• Excellent documentation skills and record management
Apply your education/experience and knowledge to make a difference in women’s and children’s lives by:
• Respond to 24-hour crisis line in a timely manner
• Develop safety plans and provide emotional support to clients
• Conduct admission and initial interviews and address client basic needs
• Monitor and adhere to building security requirements
• Perform regular office administration and shelter operations tasks
Strengthen your skills and abilities in:
• Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
• Time management and organizing skills
• Documentation and digital records management and reporting
Interval House:
Established in 1973, Interval House is Canada’s first shelter for women and children experiencing abuse. We are trailblazers in the campaign for women’s empowerment and independence and we provide innovative, specialized, and transformative services that help to break the cycle of intimate partner violence.
Please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Attention: Human Resources Subject line: SHELTER SUPPORT WORKER
Good to Know:
We thank all applicants. Please note, only applicants who meet the requirements will be contacted.
Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination (including booster shots) against Covid-19 is required before hire date.
Must be eligible to commit to a permanent employment contract.
All successful applicants must agree to undergo a police vulnerable sector check.
Interval House demonstrates its commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, respect in the workplace and does not condone any form of discrimination and workplace violence.

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