NOW Canada is looking to employ On-Call Client Support Workers for a variety of shifts including days, evenings and awake overnight shifts, in our emergency/low-barrier shelter for women. Women who stay at the shelter are homeless, many have addiction issues and present with physical health and mental health challenges. As well, children are able to access with their mom.
Client Support Workers are responsible for the intake/exit of clients, resolving conflicts within the house, and ensuring the day-to-day cleaning/washing/cooking has been completed. Additional overnight cleaning occurs on the overnight shifts.
We require individuals with excellent communication/decision making skills, great team players and the ability to work under pressure is essential. Experience in working with the homeless population - and those who demonstrate addictions and mental health challenges is important. Human Service Worker qualification or equivalent is preferred.
Job Type: Casual