Shelter Support Worker – Full Time

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The Salvation Army B.C. - Gateway of Hope
Published
août 14, 2019
Location
Langley, Canada
Job Type
Category
Salary
$17.34
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
hr@gatewayofhope.ca
Closing date
August 22, 2019
Street Address
5787 Langley Bypass

Description

HOURS:

  • Permanent Full-time, benefits after 3 months
  • Hours: Nights, Sunday to Thursday, 11:00 pm – 7:00 am

Responsibilities

  • Handles the admission, orientation and evaluation of guests
  • Develops case plansPerforms internal and external security checks
  • Consistently demonstrates respect and empathy for all guests
  • Monitors the activities of the guests
  • Maintains availability for personal, practical and moral support
  • Provides safe storage and recording of prescribed medications
  • Accurately records day-to-day happenings
  • Liaises with referral sources and other external agencies as needed
  • Coordinates guest care relating to security issues
  • Ensures ongoing enforcement of policies
  • Performs other assigned duties as required to ensure a safe and secure environment

Qualifications

  • Strong service ethic and a friendly disposition with the public
  • Adaptability to change and frequent interruptions
  • Team oriented and able to take initiative
  • Willingness to work with people from diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Grade 12 education or equivalent
  • Criminal Record Check
  • CPR, First Aid and Non-Violent Crisis Training an asset
  • Computer ability

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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