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Dec 31, 2020

Homeless Shelter Worker

$24.15 hourly
  • Transition House
  • Cobourg, ON, Canada
Full time Other

Job Description


Coburg, ON

Salary - $24.15/hour

Vacancy - 1

Employment Groups

Youth, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada

Terms of Employment

Permanent employment, Full time 40 hours / week

Start date – As soon as possible

Employment Conditions

Day, Evening




Bachelor's degree


1 year to less than 2 years

Ability to Supervise

More than 20 people

Security and Safety

Criminal record check, Child abuse registry check, Child welfare check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure

Additional Skills

Administrative and office activities, Research techniques, Housekeeping activities, Food preparation

Specific Skills

Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories, Implement life skills workshops, Provide suicide and crisis intervention, Resolve conflict situations, Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients, Assist clients/guests with special needs

Target Audience

Persons with mental health disabilities, Persons with physical disabilities, Persons with learning disabilities, Persons with an intellectual disability, Persons with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), Persons who are deaf/hard of hearing, Persons who are blind/visually impaired, Males, Street population, Young offenders, Females, Families, Elderly, Culturally diverse groups, Adolescents, Children, Aboriginal groups

Type of Community or Social Service

Services for the homeless

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Shelter for the homeless

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate, First Aid Certificate, CPR Certificate

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Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Employer Name:

Transition House

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