Program Support Worker( Fulltime or Part time) (Full Time)

Company

Kal Naay, Alder House

Description

Kal Naay Alder House is looking for full time and part time Program Support Workers.

 

Reporting to the Program Manager, the Program Support Worker function as part of a team to provide a range of support serving homeless/ at risk individuals, many of whom are living with mental illness and/or substance misuse.  The PSW facilitates life skills development and provides emotional and practical support and referrals to appropriate health and community services to assist the Program Participant in attain a successful occupancy outcome.

 

Successful candidates should have the ability to communicate clearly and sensitively with vulnerable people, to build and maintain relationships with participants, have a high level of patience and emotional resilience and strong organizational skills.  Required is a Secondary School Diploma (or a combination of skills and experience), ability to complete BC Housing and any required training, some basic computer experience and knowledge of social networking, a valid BC Driver’s License and completion of a Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record check.

 

How to Apply

For more information, please contact Sandra Dean MacKay at (250) 559-0040 or email: manager@alderhouse.ca.