Job Title: Shelter Worker – Off the Street Emergency Shelter (21-011)
Job Description: JOB POSTING: Shelter Worker – Off the Street Emergency Shelter (21-011)
• Part-time Permanent (24 hours bi-weekly)
• Casual Permanent (on call basis)
If you want to work with a community leader in mental health and addictions services, then come work with us!
As a recovery-oriented and people focused organization, we utilize evidence-based and best practices, through a psychosocial rehabilitation approach. We are proud of our positive and fair work-place culture, where staff have opportunities for learning and development. We value staff and offer work-life balance with a generous vacation package, benefits and pension plan.
We are looking for motivated team players with a desire to make a difference!
Reporting to the Coordinator of Shelter Services, the Shelter Worker (SW) will provide assistance, support and advocacy to individuals accessing shelter. The Shelter Worker will focus on building and maintaining relationships, providing a safe place to sleep; assisting in diversion, connecting to community support services for housing, and mental health and addiction when identified by the individual based on their needs.
For the complete job description visit our website: https://sm.cmha.ca/get-involved/careers/
A post-secondary degree or diploma in human services or related discipline (minimum 2 years); or a post-secondary degree or diploma in human services or related field (1 year) plus 1 year experience working in the mental health/addictions field or 1 year experience working with marginalized populations.
Fluency in English is essential. Advanced conversational French is essential for 50% of positions. Priority will be given to candidates who are bilingual in French and English as per our French Language Service Plan.
No registration, professional designation or certification required.
(Hourly) Step 3: $19.23 – Step 5: $21.36
UNION MEMERSHIP: This position is included within the collective bargaining unit, (Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Local 666).
Please submit your cover letter and resume, via one of the following submission methods:
1. Email: email@example.com
2. Fax: 705-675-7247 Attention to: HR (Confidential)
3. Mail: 111 Elm Street, Sudbury, ON, P3C 1T3 Attention to: HR (Confidential)
DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.
For more the complete job description or more information about CMHA-S/M please visit our website: https://sm.cmha.ca/get-involved/careers/
Company/Organization Name: Canadian mental Health Association-Sudbury/Manitoulin
Company Information: The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), founded in 1918, is one of the oldest voluntary organizations in Canada. Each year, we provide direct service to more than 100,000 Canadians through the combined efforts of more than 10,000 volunteers and staff across Canada in over 120 communities.
As a nation-wide, voluntary organization, the Canadian Mental Health Association promotes the mental health of all and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness. The CMHA accomplishes this mission through advocacy, education, research and service.
CMHA branches across Canada provide a wide range of innovative services and supports to people who are experiencing mental illness and their families. These services are tailored to the needs and resources of the communities where they are based. One of the core goals of these services is to help people with mental illness develop the personal tools to lead meaningful and productive lives.
About CMHA – Sudbury/Manitoulin
The Canadian Mental Health Association – Sudbury/Manitoulin (CMHA-S/M) was established in 1984 and is a not-for-profit organization with a volunteer board of directors.
The branch is mandated to provide services to individuals with mental health issues or a diagnosis of a mental illness (though it is not required) within the Sudbury and Manitoulin districts. Our purpose is to support healthy people and communities through advocacy and the provision of safe, inclusive and accessible mental health and addictions services.
CMHA is primarily funded by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and also receives funds from the Ministry of Child & Youth Services and the City of Sudbury.
Posting Date: 03/31/2021
Closing Date: 04/16/2021
Contact Phone Number: 705-674-7252
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org