Transition House Support Worker (Part Time)


Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace


Classification: Transition House Support Worker, Permanent Regular 0.46 FTE
Rate of Pay: $20.52 -23.90 / hour (JJEP Wage Grid Level 10)
Hours: 0.46 FTE Position. Shifts are mornings 8:00-16:00; afternoons 16:00-24.00; evenings 24:00-8:00).
The employee is NOT required to use their automobile in the performance of their duties.
This position requires Union membership; accepted applicant will need to join BCGEU.

JOB SUMMARY: Provide support, security, information, education, crisis intervention and referrals to residents and Help-line callers. Also responsible for the general upkeep and daily operation of the Transition House.

• Diploma in a related human / social service field:
o One (1) year related human/social service experience
o Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Must have a valid certification in Standard First Aid (2-day course) with a CPR-C component
• Food-Safe Certification
• Completion of Violence Prevention/De-escalation course (online)
• Completion of Domestic Violence Safety Planning course (online)
• BCSTH Foundations in Violence Against Women Training (online) completed
• BCSTH Introduction to Transition House Work Module 1 (online) completed
• BCSTH Introduction to Transition House Work Module 2 (online) completed

• Good written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to be effective with clients.
• Able to monitor clients and household for safety and security.
• Ability to adhere to directives while allowing clients their autonomy.
• Able to deal appropriately with upset, angry or demanding clients.

For complete job description please contact:

Closing Date

Apr 2, 2020

How to Apply

To be considered, please submit cover letter, resume and 3 current job references by:
4:00 pm April 2, 2020
Mail: Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace; P.O. Box 811, Masset, B.C. V0T 1M0
In Person: 2132 Collison Avenue, Masset (across from the Library)

Phone: 250-626-4666
Contact Name: Angela Foster, Transition House Director