Current Openings

Shelter Worker - Full Time & Casual

SHELTER WORKER POSITION DESCRIPTION DUTIES

CLIENT CARE

o Complete client intake & discharge

o Provide client support, referrals, safety planning and advocating o Manage crisis interventions o Provide transportation as required

 

DAILY OPERATIONS

o Cleaning, cooking & general household maintenance

o Answer Crisis Line

o Uphold house regulations

 

FACILITATION

o Ensure opportunities for life skills & education o Provide opportunities for recreational activities

 

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES

o Maintain client files

o Gather confidential data & documentation

o Attend meetings

o Perform general office duties

 

COMMUNITY RELTATIONS

o Ensure donations are recorded, sorted and washed prior to storage

o Deliver community presentations

 

EXPECTATIONS

• Follow a strict code of confidentiality at all times

• Adhere to agency policies and procedures

• Work independently and in a team atmosphere, in accordance to the agency philosophy, mission and goals

• Complete administrative documentation related to position duties, including outcome measurements, statistics, report writing, timesheets, and expense claims

• Maintain professional and ethical boundaries

• Be non-judgmental, respectful, empathetic to clients’ needs, and a healthy role model

• Participate in community awareness initiatives and training as directed by the Manager and Director of Operations

 

COMPLETE REQUIRED TRAINING WITHIN 30 DAYS OF HIRE

o Crisis Line o CPR/First Aide

o Safe Food Handling Course/WHMIS

 

QUALIFICATIONS

• Minimum of Grade 12 and 2 years experience in the human services field

• A combination of education and experience required to fulfill the duties above

• Crisis management skills are an asset

• Experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks

• Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, nights and weekends

• Demonstrate knowledge of and empathy for victims of interpersonal violence

• Must live within the service area of North East Outreach and Support Services Inc.

• Possess a valid Saskatchewan driver’s license

• Must be prepared to provide a criminal records check, vulnerable persons check and third party liability

 

Please send resume and cover letter to akewley@neoss.ca

 **only those who are contacted will be interviewed**

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Attention: Alana Kewley

Fax: 306.752.3122