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Part Time Shift Worker- Journey Home

Edmonton John Howard Society

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Edmonton John Howard Society (EJHS) is a CARF accredited, community based not for profit crime prevention agency that has been operating in Edmonton since 1949. Our mission is “through our programs and services we work to prevent crime and to help people affected by crime”.

Journey Home is a new program for 6 adult males that have been given a Not Criminally Responsible Disposition (NCR). Staff are onsite, 24 hours a day, 7 days per week. As a Part Time Shift Worker you are part of a team that provides supervision and support in a safe, stable environment to help residents gradually re-adjust to the community after living in a secure hospital setting. They are also responsible for the day to day operation of the Home.

A Part Time Shift Worker will work shifts, including weekends, evenings and overnight. Shift times are 0700-1500, 1500-2300 and 2300-0700. The starting salary for this position is $17/hour plus differential for overnight hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Completion of accurate written documentation
  • Delivery of services in a client centred, strength based approach
  • Contribute to the management of high risk, high needs client base by being member of multidisciplinary team
  • Ensure services are being delivered in accordance with Agency Policies and Procedures
  • Contribute to a positive culture by assisting and supporting colleagues as needed and encourage and teach others about the unit’s operations
  • Maintain a safe, secure and clean environment
  • Participate in Unit Staff Meetings

Qualifications:

  • Working towards a Degree or Diploma in human services field with related experience
  • Clear Criminal Record Check, Enhanced Reliability Screening and valid First Aid/CPR
  • Ability to work shift work including weekends, holidays and awake overnights
  • Strong communication and pro-social relationship building skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a mental health population

Closing Date: December 8, 2017

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Safety and harmony in our community

How to Apply

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to cjohnson@johnhoward.org. Please include Part Time Shift Worker in the Subject Line of the email.