Transition House Support Worker (Full Time)


Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace


Job Title: Transition House Support Worker Reports To: Transition House Director
Location Masset, BC Position Type Permanent Regular Position
Level/Salary Range: $21.63 – 25.19 / hour (JJEP Wage Grid Level 10) Position Hours: Mornings 8:00-16:00; Afternoons 16:00-24.00; Evenings 24:00-8:00.

Variable weekly hours, shift work

Date Posted: March 18, 2021 Posting Expires: Until filled
Applications Accepted By:
Fax or E-mail:

(250) 626-4662 or

Subject Line: Transition House Support Worker

Attention: Transition House Director


Box 811

2132 Collison Avenue

Masset, BC

V0T 1M0

Job Description: 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.

Note: All duties will be adapted to include appropriate COVID-19 precautions and protocols.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

·         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

·         This position is dependent on a clear Criminal Records Check.

Preferred Skills

·         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.


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