Casual Frontline Counsellors ID: 62476

Deadline Date: 2020/03/29

Location:  Dryden

Hoshizaki House Dryden District Crisis Shelter has the following positions available: Casual Relief Frontline Worker (2) The Casual Relief Frontline Worker is responsible for providing coverage of the shelter and crisis line services during the absences of full time staff. Casual Relief Frontline Workers are required to work 12 hour shifts (8:00 am to 8:00 pm & 8:00 pm to 8:00 am), with availability during the week and/or weekends and are able to commit to, at least, two - 12 hour shifts a month. They are required to have availability for shifts on short notice, when requested.

Posting Date:
 P.O. Box 973, P8N 3E3
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Varied
Answer and respond to the crisis call and business line.
To ensure and maintaining the safety, comfort, and wellbeing of the women and children in the shelter. This includes the responsibility to provide the resident with the information and support that she requires in order to make her own, independent decisions and choices in a non-judgmental, non-denominating setting.
To co-ordinate and supervise in-house activities and assist the residents when requested. 
Complete all admissions, handle referrals and discharge of residents including all required documentation.
To provide crisis intervention, advocacy, information and referral services to women in crisis as a result of violence and abuse.
Post-secondary education.  Preference given to those with Social Service Worker Diploma or Social Work Degree 
Current Standard First Aid - CPR/AED Level C
Criminal Reference Check - Vulnerable Sector 
An understanding and experience working with women who have been abused
Feminist analysis on violence against women issues
Excellent communications skills both verbally and written
Experience and knowledge in crisis intervention
Must have an anti-racist/anti oppression framework
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
Submit a cover letter outlining your qualifications and a resume including 3 references to: Stacey Lambe.
Please be advised that only candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Stacey Lambe
Position Title:
 Executive Director
Company Name:
 Hoshizaki House Dryden District Crisis Shelter
 P.O Box 974
Postal Code:
 P8N 3E3
Web Address:

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