Resource Worker – Relief

Resource Worker – Relief Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Resource Worker – Relief to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • House of Friendship organizational responsibilities;
  • Perform shelter team duties ensuring the best possible operation of the program;
  • Maintaining positive community partnerships and connecting participants with community resources;
  • Upholding Housing of Friendships reputation and values in community interactions;
  • Provide individual support to men with high acuity;
  • Responsible for working in a healthy and safe manner;
  • Relate with men accessing the shelter.

Requirements:

  • Experience providing individualized support services;
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in social services or related field is required;
  • Experience of homelessness or relating with people experiencing homelessness;
  • Experience in a social service setting preferred;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills;
  • Ability to work effectively with people with various abilities, life situations and cultural backgrounds;
  • Aptitude for accurate and efficient computer data entry;
  • Commitment to a strength-based approach to supporting people;
  • Commitment to understand and uphold the mission and values of House of Friendship is expected;
  • Current Standard First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain at hiring.